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01-23-2022
Covid booster shots are highly effective against hospitalization
The Omicron variant is spreading all over the world at an alarming rate, reaching even the world’s most remote islands – many of which managed to stay protected from the coronavirus for over two years before this highly contagious strain hit.  However, the situation in several countries, including previous epicenters such as South Africa and the United Kingdom, suggests that the Omicron waves are much shorter and less damaging than the Delta ones, with case numbers rising rapidly to unprecedented highs and afterwards steeply declining, and hospitalizations...
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03-30-2017
Vitamin B might offer some protection against air pollution
Vitamin B might offer some protection against air pollution. The...
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03-30-2017
Sex evolved as a means of fighting pathogens, says new study
Asexual reproduction might not be as well-received by humans as...
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03-30-2017
Reef fish’s heroin-like venom could be the next painkilling drug
Pharmaceutical companies are constantly on the lookout for the next...
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03-30-2017
Newly discovered dinosaur species shows similarities to humans
A new study – published online in Nature Research’s Scientific...
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03-29-2017
Climate change may cause mental health issues
Most of us are aware by now of the disturbing...
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03-29-2017
Solar industry financialization may have cost U.S. a global share
A new study from the American Association for the Advancement...
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03-29-2017
Raven bone suggests Neanderthals had better cognitive ability
For years, the cognitive abilities of our Neanderthal ancestors have...
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03-29-2017
Climate change triggers extreme weather, says new study
Jet airstreams cause weather patterns to move quickly – and...
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03-27-2017
Dogs get perfect scores for sniffing out cancer cells
Medical diagnostic equipment is expensive and might be unavailable in...
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03-27-2017
Earth.com Film Review: Sustainable
Sustainable, a documentary film by Matt Wechsler and Annie Speicher,...
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03-26-2017
Scientists build working heart tissue using spinach leaves
Need more proof spinach is good for your heart? Scientists...
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03-25-2017
Mass extinction event occurred in Australia 35 million years ago
The world changed dramatically beginning some 35 million years ago...
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