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Expert reaction to press release announcing results of stage 3 trial of Gilead's antiviral remdesivir in moderate patients

6 hours ago   |   Science Media Centre

A press release from the pharmaceutical company Gilead has announced results of stage 3 trial of their antiviral drug remdesivir in moderate COVID-19 patients. Dr Penny Ward...
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Did you solve it? The Zoom puzzle

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The solution to today's puzzles Earlier today I set you three puzzles. 1) Deduce the Zoom algorithm for placing four faces, using the three screengrabs below taken from three...
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Gaming Considerations for Educational Assessments

10 hours ago   |   Harvard

David Dockterman, Yaacov Petscher, Ali McAfee, Eric Klopfer, Scot Osterweil, and Cody Diefenthaler. Submitted. “ Gaming Considerations for Educational Assessments .” PsyArXiv...
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The Added Value of Latinx and Black Teachers

The Added Value of Latinx and Black Teachers

3 days ago   |   Social Science Space

As the U.S. Congress debates the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act , a new paper in Policy Insights from the Behavioral and Brain Sciences urges lawmakers to focus on...
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Expert reaction to study on hospitalisation and mortality among black and white patients with COVID-19

4 days ago   |   Science Media Centre   |   2 articles

A study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine , reports on hospitalisation and mortality among black and white patients with COVID-19. Prof Seif Shaheen, Professor...
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STAT Plus: Medical societies have ‘extensive' financial ties with drug and device makers

5 days ago   |   STAT

Many leaders of influential U.S. medical societies have extensive financial relationships with drug and device makers, raising concerns about the extent to which industry may...
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WATCH: Johnson at Liaison Committee. Clark raises Cummings without naming him. And poses an important policy question

5 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Is staying at home compulsory or can people use their judgement if they're contacted by a contact tracer? asks Conservative Greg Clark Boris Johnson says the government is...
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What does international collaboration mean for you?

What does international collaboration mean for you?

5 days ago   |   Global Engage

The present COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated the vital need for knowledge sharing across the global science community. We asked three of our speakers what international...
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Investigating the "Rule of W," a mnemonic for teaching on postoperative complications

7 days ago   |   Harvard

Joseph A. Hyder, Elliot Wakeam, Vishal S. Arora, Nathanael D. Hevelone, Stuart R. Lipsitz, and Louis L. Nguyen. 2015. “ Investigating the "Rule of W," a mnemonic for teaching...
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Experimental evidence on post-program effects and spillovers from an agriculture-nutrition program

10 days ago   |   Harvard

Andrew Dillon, Lilia Bliznashka, and Deanna K Olney. 2020. “ Experimental evidence on post-program effects and spillovers from an agriculture-nutrition program .” Economics and...
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SpaceX ISS dock live stream: How to watch as Crew Dragon docks at ISS

SpaceX ISS dock live stream: How to watch as Crew Dragon docks at ISS

SPACEX will dock at the International Space Station later today and Express.co.uk is on hand with all the live stream information. Read more ...

SpaceX targets Wednesday night for next Starlink launch

SpaceX targets Wednesday night for next Starlink launch

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stands on pad 40 last month for the company's next Starlink launch. Credit: Stephen Clark/Spaceflight Now Days after launching astronauts for the first... Read more ...

Photos: Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon blast off from pad 39A

Photos: Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon blast off from pad 39A

SpaceX's first human-rated Crew Dragon spacecraft took off Saturday from historic launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, launching NASA astronauts Doug Hurley... Read more ...

Why bioinformatics is important

Why bioinformatics is important

Bioinformatics is part of the full package. Read more ...

ISS tracker in real time: How to track the International Space Station pass...

ISS tracker in real time: How to track the International Space Station pass overhead

THE INTERNATIONAL Space Station has welcomed two new residents with the launch of SpaceX's Crew Dragon rocket. Find out how you can track the ISS' orbit in real time. Read more ...

NASA SpaceX launch: NASA heralds 'new era' of human spaceflight

NASA SpaceX launch: NASA heralds 'new era' of human spaceflight

NASA has heralded a "new era" of human spaceflight following the SpaceX launch carrying American astronauts on Saturday. Read more ...

Coronavirus update: Virus has ability to 'shape-shift' says bombshell research

Coronavirus update: Virus has ability to 'shape-shift' says bombshell research

THE coronavirus which causes COVID-19 has been found to have the ability to 'shape-shift' which made it extremely adept at jumping from animals to humans. Read more ...

Archaeology news: Experts stunned by English shipwreck off the coast of Mexico

Archaeology news: Experts stunned by English shipwreck off the coast of Mexico

ARCHAEOLOGISTS were stunned to discover an ancient shipwreck which belonged to the English off the coast of Mexico. Read more ...

Volcano news: New Zealand sits on top of ancient volcanic 'SUPERPLUME'

Volcano news: New Zealand sits on top of ancient volcanic 'SUPERPLUME'

NEW ZEALAND sits atop of the biggest volcanic plume in the world, highlighting the link between Earth's deep core and the planet's surface. Read more ...

SpaceX astronauts reveal the surprising details of their historic trip to space

SpaceX astronauts reveal the surprising details of their historic trip to space

SPACEX astronauts have described their experience during their journey on space station. Read more ...