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06-27-2022
Covid vaccines prevented almost 20 million deaths in 2021
A new study published in the journal The Lancet Infectious Diseases has found that Covid-19 vaccines cut the potential global death toll by more than half in the first year in which they were available. By modeling the spread of the disease in 185 countries and territories, the experts discovered that without Covid vaccines, 19.8 million more people would have died between December 2020 and December 2021.  “We knew it was going to be a large number, but I did not think it would be as high...
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What one tooth can teach us about Alaska’s first inhabitants
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New heat-rejecting film could reduce energy costs
Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created...
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Ancient genomes shed light on early life in Central, South America
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Scientists identify cells involved in sleepiness and wakefulness
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11-08-2018
New solar technology can simultaneously heat and cool the air
In an unprecedented study, researchers at Stanford University have shown...
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11-08-2018
The remains of ancient continents are revealed using gravity maps
From March 2009 to November 2013, the Gravity field and...
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Using physics to create the perfect pizza at home
Anyone who has had the pleasure of eating pizza baked...
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11-07-2018
The single mechanism behind patterns in bird feathers and shark skin
According to a new study, a mechanism that is necessary...
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11-07-2018
Antibiotic-resistance genes detected in supermarket produce
A new study from Julius Kühn Institut has confirmed that...
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11-07-2018
Scientists engineer bionic mushrooms that can produce electricity
In an effort to create an environmentally friendly source of...
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Experts draw up plans for passenger planes fueled by hydrogen
In an effort to cut back on harmful emissions from...
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