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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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12-17-2017
Study: Cannabis compound may ease psychosis
While marijuana has has a reputation as a trigger of...
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12-17-2017
Could climate change trigger a megadrought in the United States?
Droughts are common in the western United States, with parts...
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12-15-2017
Glow in the dark trees could soon replace street lamps
Bioluminescence is the chemical reaction that occurs in fireflies and...
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12-15-2017
New models show extreme weather conditions for the U.S.
In the next couple of decades, the United States is...
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12-15-2017
New species of Plesiosaurs survived mass extinction event
A newly unearthed skeleton is bringing unexpected information to light...
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12-15-2017
Laser breakthrough could help the world switch to clean energy
Researchers from the University of New South Wales believe that...
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12-15-2017
Our memory is sharper when it comes to survival and our kids
According to new research, people have sharper memories when thinking...
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12-15-2017
Mixing a coffee drink is a surprisingly complicated science
Inspiration can come from the most random of sources. For...
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12-15-2017
Study: Achy joints can’t actually predict rainy weather
There are many people who swear that their sore or...
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12-15-2017
Your genes determine how long your body stays asleep
If you aren’t getting enough sleep, it can have a...
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12-14-2017
Plants respond unexpectedly to a total eclipse
Earlier this year, a total eclipse could be viewed across...
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12-14-2017
East Antarctic Ice Sheet is less stable than previously thought
It has been long believed that the East Antarctic Ice...
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