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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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12-30-2017
Our brain frequently measures and records our own body weight
Sitting down at a desk all day comes with a...
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12-29-2017
Double whirlpools spotted in the ocean for the first time
Two interconnected whirlpools have been witnessed in the ocean for...
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12-29-2017
Fossilized dinosaur eggs found at construction site in China
On December 25th, construction workers in China uncovered a treasure...
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12-29-2017
Documentary reveals what the Tyrannosaurus Rex really looked like
An upcoming BBC documentary will explore what the legendary Tyrannosaurus...
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12-28-2017
Asteroid that blew past the Earth today was a “near miss”
A potentially hazardous asteroid blasted past the Earth today, traveling...
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12-28-2017
Are we headed for a mini ice age after decreased solar activity?
The northern part of the United States will be ringing...
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12-27-2017
Scientists are genetically engineering a superior race horse
Researchers in Argentina have successfully manipulated the gene sequences of...
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12-27-2017
Robots can now even respect the personal space of humans
Robots may be able to mimic humans and do many...
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12-26-2017
This part of the brain allows us to remember voices
German scientists may have finally solved the mystery of what...
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12-26-2017
Why certain smells turn into long-term memories
An odor can trigger memories and emotions from experiences long...
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12-25-2017
Spooky skull-shaped asteroid coming back to haunt Earth next year
On Halloween in 2015, an asteroid passed by Earth that...
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12-24-2017
The moon formed when Earth collided with a protoplanet
It has been theorized that the moon was created by...
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