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Facebook suspends environmental groups despite vow to fight misinformation

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Facebook blames mistake in system for restrictions on groups including Greenpeace USA Facebook has suspended the accounts of several environmental organizations less than a...
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Combating food insecurity, ASTC members share fresh food with communities

6 hours ago   |   ASTC

As the pandemic and social unrest have continued to ravage what remains of the status quo, science and technology centers and museums are stepping up their efforts to serve...
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A Prospective Blinded Study of Endoscopic Ultrasound Elastography in Liver Disease: Towards a Virtual Biopsy

17 hours ago   |   Harvard

AR Schulman, MV Lin, A Rutherford, WW Chan, and M Ryou. 2018. “ A Prospective Blinded Study of Endoscopic Ultrasound Elastography in Liver Disease: Towards a Virtual Biopsy .”...
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Vallance: Covid vaccine doses may be available for some by end of year

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

UK chief scientific adviser says breakthrough far more likely in first half of 2021 Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A few doses of an effective...
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Giant Magellan Telescope wins grant to help develop advanced technologies

Giant Magellan Telescope wins grant to help develop advanced technologies

1 day ago   |   Astronomy Now

An artist's rendering of the Giant Magellan Telescope in Chile. Image: M3 Engineering The Giant Magellan Telescope has received a $17.5 million grant from the U.S. National...
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World-first technology goes with the grain

3 days ago   |   STFC

Scottish start-up Crover unveils world-first technology at the TechCrunch Start-up Battlefield 2020.
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Alien life: Astronomers unveil ET-tracking device

Alien life: Astronomers unveil ET-tracking device

3 days ago   |   Daily Express

ALIEN life experts have designed cutting-edge technology they claim will one day detect evidence of extraterrestrials.
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Associations between substance use and Instagram participation to inform social network-based screening models: Multimodal cross-sectional study

3 days ago   |   Harvard

B.G. Bergman, W. Wu, L. A. Marsch, B. S. Crosier, T. C. DeLise, and S. Hassanpour. 2020. “ Associations between substance use and Instagram participation to inform social...
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Expert reaction to study assessing accuracy of rapid 90-minute COVID-19 test, CovidNudge

4 days ago   |   Science Media Centre   |   2 articles

Research, published in the Lancet Microbe, has looked at the accuracy of the rapid 90-minute COVID-19 test, CovidNudge. This Roundup was accompanied by an SMC Briefing. Prof...
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Demand for Covid tests up to three times UK capacity, says Harding

4 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   4 articles

Test-and-trace chief tells MPs that test figures would now be published every day Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Dido Harding, head of the UK's...
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YouTube star, 64, with science channel targeting kids ‘found with huge stash...

YouTube star, 64, with science channel targeting kids ‘found with huge stash of child sex abuse images'

YouTube star John Krampf is alleged to have been found with thousands of child sex abuse images depicting youngsters aged under 12 (Pictures: YouTube/Kane County Sheriff's... Read more ...

Archaeology news: Research reveals how ancient pandemics spread - ‘This matters'

Archaeology news: Research reveals how ancient pandemics spread - ‘This matters'

ARCHAEOLOGY experts have highlighted how ancient diseases used to spread, in research with profound implications for the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Space news: Astronomer discovery an alien Earth-sized 'Pi planet' with...

Space news: Astronomer discovery an alien Earth-sized 'Pi planet' with bizarre orbit

SPACE experts have discovered a "Pi Earth" similar to our planet that orbits its star almost exactly every 3.14 days. Read more ...

NASA news: Juno spacecraft snaps 'dramatic image' of 2,200 mile lunar...

NASA news: Juno spacecraft snaps 'dramatic image' of 2,200 mile lunar eclipse on Jupiter

NASA'S Juno spacecraft snapped this "dramatic image" of a lunar eclipse passing over Jupiter, caused by its volcanic moon Io. Read more ...

Autumn Equinox 2020: the science behind the changing seasons

Autumn Equinox 2020: the science behind the changing seasons

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PAUL THOMAS on. the impending second wave

PAUL THOMAS on. the impending second wave

'Don't be blinded by the science, Prime Minister - have a look at the SUMS' Read more ...

Archaeology breakthrough: How body of a British explorer was found beneath...

Archaeology breakthrough: How body of a British explorer was found beneath Euston

ARCHAEOLOGISTS have discovered the remains of the first Briton to circumnavigate Australia, with all set to be revealed in a new BBC documentary. Read more ...

Arctic sea ice reaches second lowest on record 'Arctic is in MELTDOWN'

Arctic sea ice reaches second lowest on record 'Arctic is in MELTDOWN'

ARCTIC sea ice has reached the second lowest levels on record, according to researchers who described it as a "crazy year up north". Read more ...

Shark horror: Skinless beast from the deep discovered

Shark horror: Skinless beast from the deep discovered

A SHARK which has no skin or teeth has been discovered in the waters surrounding Sardinia, stunning marine biologists. Read more ...

Dinosaur discovery: Feared 15-metre long spinosaurus was actually a river...

Dinosaur discovery: Feared 15-metre long spinosaurus was actually a river monster

NEW research has found that what was thought to be one of the most feared land predators of the dinosaur era was actually a river dwelling monster. Read more ...