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[l] at 6/3/20 8:45am
The interstellar visitor ‘Oumuamua, discovered in 2017, may represent an entirely new type of astrophysical object, two astronomers say

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[Category: The Sciences, Space]

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[l] at 6/2/20 9:30am
A sensitive genetic fingerprinting technique could help scholars learn more from thousands of fragile parchment fragments

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[Category: The Sciences, Evolution]

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[l] at 6/2/20 6:00am
What kinds of face coverings work for protection against COVID-19? How do you use them safely? A series of simple steps outlines the answers

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[Category: Health, Public Health]

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[l] at 6/2/20 4:45am
Creatures from albatross to loggerhead turtles will use different habitats, depending on their sex—a factor that is often not accounted for in conservation plans

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[Category: Sustainability, Conservation, The Sciences, Biology]

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[l] at 6/1/20 6:00am
Smarter cooking and cleaning can lessen the risk

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[Category: Health, Public Health]

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[l] at 6/1/20 4:45am
Emotion researcher Ursula Hess explains why a facial expression can be detected when obscured by a face covering

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[Category: Mind, Behavior & Society]

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[l] at 5/29/20 6:00am
Some experts caution we should temper our expectations about the much-touted approach

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[Category: Health, Medicine, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/29/20 6:00am
Some experts caution we should temper our expectations about the much-touted approach

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[Category: Health, Medicine, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/28/20 4:45am
Biotechs and pharma want to protect patients without triggering immune system havoc

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[Category: Health, Medicine, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/28/20 4:45am
Biotechs and pharma want to protect patients without triggering immune system havoc

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[Category: Health, Medicine, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/27/20 7:00am
A global natural experiment examines the time warp of life under quarantine

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[Category: Health, Public Health, Mind, Behavior & Society, Mental Health]

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[l] at 5/27/20 6:30am
Two astronauts will ride a privately built rocket and spacecraft to orbit, marking the first launch of humans from U.S. soil in nearly a decade

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[Category: The Sciences, Space]

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[l] at 5/26/20 9:00am
The device prevents oxygen deprivation in coronavirus-blocking respirators

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[Category: Health, Public Health, Tech, Medical & Biotech]

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[l] at 5/25/20 4:45am
Tree rings, ice cores and sediment deposits could record changes in pollution during the global shutdown

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[Category: Health, Public Health, Sustainability, Environment]

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[l] at 5/22/20 8:00am
Researchers found COVID-19 infection produces a strong T cell response. Here’s why they say that is good news

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[Category: Health, Medicine, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/22/20 4:45am
COVID-19 has stifled the world’s largest immunization program. Yet polio’s vast workforce is also helping in the fight against the new disease

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[Category: Health, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/21/20 12:00pm
The behavior could be an evolutionary adaptation that lets bees forage more easily

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[Category: Sustainability, The Sciences, Biology, Evolution]

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[l] at 5/21/20 8:00am
The Artemis Accords could ensure a peaceful and prosperous future for lunar exploration—if everyone agrees to them

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[Category: The Sciences, Space]

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[l] at 5/21/20 4:45am
The pandemic lockdowns are providing a window into how a wariness of humans uniquely shapes other species’ behavior

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[Category: Health, Public Health, Sustainability, Conservation, Environment]

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[l] at 5/20/20 10:00am
The disk of gas and stars resembles our own Milky Way but somehow formed when the universe was only about 10 percent of its current age

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[Category: The Sciences, Physics, Space]

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[l] at 5/20/20 9:00am
Researchers have crafted a device that replicates the shape of the eye’s sensory membrane

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[Category: Tech, Medical & Biotech]

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[l] at 5/20/20 4:45am
“Reverse zoonosis” may foster the right conditions for the next COVID-19

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[Category: Health, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/19/20 11:30am
Prey fish still do not recognize lionfish as a threat. But selection pressure from the invaders is making them shy

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[Category: Sustainability, The Sciences, Biology]

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[l] at 5/19/20 6:00am
Using gravitational waves to approximate pi, physicists see no problem with Einstein’s theory

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[Category: The Sciences, Math, Physics]

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[l] at 5/19/20 4:45am
A new mathematical model predicts areas on a virus that might be especially vulnerable to disabling treatments

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[Category: Health, Public Health, The Sciences, Math]

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[l] at 5/18/20 4:45am
Blood clots and inflammation may underlie many of these complications

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[Category: Health, Public Health]

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[l] at 5/15/20 4:45am
Researchers have finally been able to pinpoint just how much impervious surfaces exacerbate flood levels

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[Category: Sustainability, Environment, Natural Disasters]

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[l] at 5/14/20 6:00am
A 120-nanometer virus makes face coverings de rigueur in places where they were once shunned or against the law

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[Category: Health, Public Health]

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