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Opinion: The challenges of giving birth in the time of Covid-19

3 hours ago   |   STAT

There are about 300,000 births every month in the United States. That won't change as Covid-19 continues its march across the country. Health systems are doing the best they...
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The coronavirus sneaks into cells through a key receptor. Could targeting it lead to a treatment?

3 hours ago   |   STAT

Nearly 20 years ago, when a different coronavirus struck, Michael Farzan and his team figured out how it was getting into human cells: targeting a specific receptor called ACE2...
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Britain won't know for WEEKS if lockdown can be eased, warns top science adviser

Britain won't know for WEEKS if lockdown can be eased, warns top science adviser

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson said 'definitive' proof of whether restrictions have worked will not be available for 'several more weeks'.
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Aberdeen science centre launches new online activity programme

4 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Children across the north-east will be able to experience a host of educational based activities thanks to Aberdeen Science Centre's move online during lockdown. Housebound...
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Perth school is heading for Mars

Perth school is heading for Mars

4 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Principal teacher of science Stuart Smith applied to have the school's name on NASA's next Mars Rover.
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My favourite book as a kid - Tintin: The Shooting Star by Hergé

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Despite some dodgy politics, this is an ingenious riff on international rivalry and has an inspiring friendship at its core The best arts and entertainment during...
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Places around England compete to host underground nuclear waste dump

4 hours ago   |   New Scientist

Businesses, individuals with land, and local governments are competing to host an underground nuclear waste facility in the UK, and receive a yearly £2.5 million incentive
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Dollar Invoicing and the Heterogeneity of Exchange Rate Pass-Through

5 hours ago   |   Harvard

Mikkel Plagborg-Moller Emine Boz, Gita Gopinath. 2019. “ Dollar Invoicing and the Heterogeneity of Exchange Rate Pass-Through .” American Economic Review, Papers & Proceedings...
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Cash and the Economy: Evidence from India's Demonetization

5 hours ago   |   Harvard

Prachi Mishra Abhinav Narayan Gabriel Chodorow-Reich, Gita Gopinath. 2020. “ Cash and the Economy: Evidence from India's Demonetization .” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 135, 1.
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Dominant Currency Paradigm

5 hours ago   |   Harvard

Camila Casas Federico Diez Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas Mikkel Plagborg-Moller Gita Gopinath, Emine Boz. 2020. “ Dominant Currency Paradigm .” American Economic Review , 110, 3.
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COVID-19 Global Diaries: 'I'm a scientist fighting a pandemic of confusion...

COVID-19 Global Diaries: 'I'm a scientist fighting a pandemic of confusion and fear'

In Malaysia Dr Chai Lay Ching works hard to bring information and science-backed solutions to help the fight against the virus This pandemic has put scientists at the forefront... Read more ...

Asteroid news: A 4KM rock will zip past Earth this month - astronomers can...

Asteroid news: A 4KM rock will zip past Earth this month - astronomers can already see it

AN ASTEROID large enough to be dubbed "potentially hazardous" by NASA has been photographed speeding its way Earthwards. Read more ...

Bhumi Pednekar learns hydroponics farming from mother during lockdown

Bhumi Pednekar learns hydroponics farming from mother during lockdown

Bhumi Pednekar is an environmentally conscious actor who wants to propagate the idea of sustainable living and is an advocate for climate change. India is in lockdown mode due... Read more ...

Easter: Where is Golgotha? Expert discusses 'TRUE location' of hill Jesus...

Easter: Where is Golgotha? Expert discusses 'TRUE location' of hill Jesus was crucified on

EASTER commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Golgotha and his subsequent resurrection - but where is the location of Golgotha? Read more ...

Britain won't know for WEEKS if lockdown can be eased, warns top science adviser

Britain won't know for WEEKS if lockdown can be eased, warns top science adviser

Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson said 'definitive' proof of whether restrictions have worked will not be available for 'several more weeks'. Read more ...

Perth school is heading for Mars

Perth school is heading for Mars

Principal teacher of science Stuart Smith applied to have the school's name on NASA's next Mars Rover. Read more ...

This Teacher Mum Has All The Rainbow Crafting Ideas You Could Need

This Teacher Mum Has All The Rainbow Crafting Ideas You Could Need

If there's a single motif that symbolises lockdown , it's rainbows. Families have been putting them in their windows to spread positivity, while others have been letting their... Read more ...

Amazon announces plan to develop COVID-19 test as it enters fight to defeat...

Amazon announces plan to develop COVID-19 test as it enters fight to defeat deadly virus

AMAZON has announced that it is trying to develop a test for COVID-19, which it intends to make available for general use. Read more ...

Government receives MAJOR boost to its plans to test 100,000 people per day...

Government receives MAJOR boost to its plans to test 100,000 people per day for COVID-19

THE GOVERNMENT'S pledge to hit 100,000 coronavirus tests per day by the end of April received a major boost, after two British pharmaceutical companies announced they were... Read more ...

Building an International Consortium for Tracking Coronavirus Health Status

Building an International Consortium for Tracking Coronavirus Health Status

Eran Segal, Feng Zhang, Xihong Lin, Gary King, Ophir Shalem, Smadar Shilo, William E. Allen, Yonatan H. Grad, Casey S. Greene, Faisal Alquaddoomi, Simon Anders, Ran Balicer... Read more ...