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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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02-09-2017
Researchers use electron spin to measure time without a clock
Electron spin measures time. When light strikes an object, the...
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02-08-2017
Did ocean waves cause The Great Dying?
Nearly 252 million years ago, our planet experienced something scientists...
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02-07-2017
“Lab on a chip” only costs a penny
A medical lab takes up an entire room and costs...
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02-06-2017
Pooh the cat walks tall on new bionic legs
The animal world is full of miraculous pets who defy...
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02-06-2017
Scientists explore effect of LED lighting on wildlife
Tiny insects are drawn to lights – like a moth...
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02-06-2017
World leaders swayed by bogus global warming data
Bogus global warming data at the center of new debate....
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02-02-2017
Low oxygen levels delayed evolution by 2 billion years
It seems that we all could have been here 2...
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02-02-2017
March for Science heads to Washington on Earth Day
The Women’s March on January 21 attracted hundreds of thousands...
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02-02-2017
Lost continent discovered lurking under Mauritius
There could be an entire lost world just under your...
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02-01-2017
Minuscule microbe provides clues to the evolution of photosynthesis
It’s one of the first science lessons we all have...
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02-01-2017
Scientists startled over rare dinosaur protein discovery
Rare dinosaur protein discovered. When dinosaur remains turn into fossils,...
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02-01-2017
Females evolved beauty as tool for defense, status symbol
In some species, the males evolved beauty. Male peacocks have...
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