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Boris Johnson branded ‘desperate liar' as he takes aim at SNP education record

5 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Boris Johnson was branded a “desperate liar” yesterday after he took aim at the SNP's record on education. The prime minister pointed to falling results in maths and science as...
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STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Connecticut lawmakers look to cap insulin prices; Glaxo halts Excedrin production

21 hours ago   |   STAT

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to the middle of the week. Congratulations on making it this far and remember, there are only a few more days until the weekend arrives. So...
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Big oil is the new big tobacco - and Congress must use its power to investigate | Naomi Oreskes and Geoffrey Supran

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

Americans had the right to know the harms of smoking. They have the right to know the harms of the energy industry, too Greta Thunberg summed up 2019 in five words: “Our house...
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NASA expected to detail costs for fast-track moon landing program next month

NASA expected to detail costs for fast-track moon landing program next month

4 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now

Jim Morhard testifies before a Senate committee in 2018 during his confirmation hearing to begin NASA's deputy administrator. Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls NASA will release a...
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STAT Plus: A court struck down a ban on pharma ‘price gouging.' One state wants to revive it - and others could follow

7 days ago   |   STAT

WASHINGTON - In one of their first acts of 2020, state lawmakers will attempt to bring a vanquished bill back from the dead. Lawmakers in New Hampshire next month are set to...
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Opinion: Using states as living laboratories to solve surprise medical billing

8 days ago   |   STAT

Although surprise billing has been the subject of vigorous debate in federal and state legislatures, work to resolve the issue on the federal level reached an impasse when the...
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Mummified skin suggests duck-billed dinosaurs were grey like elephants

10 days ago   |   New Scientist

The mummified remains of a duck-billed dinosaur contain a grey pigment, suggesting it was grey, although other pigments may have been lost during fossilisation
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Biography

10 days ago   |   Harvard

Sachin Silva is a doctoral candidate and fellow at Harvard University. His doctoral work focuses on the issue of undervaluation in vaccine investment decision-making. The work...
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STAT Plus: Trump should do more to bolster Senate drug pricing effort, Grassley says

14 days ago   |   STAT

WASHINGTON - A top Republican lawmaker on Wednesday hinted that the Senate stagnation of a bipartisan drug pricing bill has a high-profile culprit: President Trump. The...
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Conservative group with pharma ties makes clear there are drug pricing reforms they can support

15 days ago   |   STAT

WASHINGTON - The conservative American Action Network launched a $4 million advertising campaign Tuesday to throw their weight behind congressional Republicans' alternative to...
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Greta Thunberg speech in full: Read the activist's powerful Davos speech on...

Greta Thunberg speech in full: Read the activist's powerful Davos speech on climate here

GRETA THUNBERG clashed with world leaders at the Davos World Economic Forum this week over their failure to curb the effects of climate change. Read the transcript of the... Read more ...

Antarctica shock: NASA satellites make 'biggest' discovery on ice shelf...

Antarctica shock: NASA satellites make 'biggest' discovery on ice shelf - It's 'worrying'

NASA satellites over Antarctica have made a “worrying” discovery about the George VI ice shelf, recording the “biggest melt” in nearly 50 years. Read more ...

Firefly confirms ‘anomaly' and fire during first stage hotfire test

Firefly confirms ‘anomaly' and fire during first stage hotfire test

Firefly Aerospace tweeted this picture Wednesday evening, writing that teams were loading liquid oxygen into a test version of the company's Alpha booster in preparation for... Read more ...

Big Bang breakthrough: 'Pale echo' of universe birth discovery exposed

Big Bang breakthrough: 'Pale echo' of universe birth discovery exposed

SCIENTISTS studying the cosmos accidentally intercepted what is believed to be the “pale echo” of the Big Bang, which was instrumental in painting a picture of the universe's... Read more ...

Taal volcano update: 'Explosive' eruption predicted as Philippines volcano...

Taal volcano update: 'Explosive' eruption predicted as Philippines volcano rumbles to life

TAAL VOLCANO is predicted to erupt in the coming “hours to days” as authorities urge residents to evacuate all areas surrounding the Philippines volcano. Read more ...

When is Avenue 5 released? What's it about? Who's in it?

When is Avenue 5 released? What's it about? Who's in it?

After the critical and commercial success of Chernobyl, HBO and Sky are co-producing another prestige show together - albeit one with a very different tone. Avenue 5 is a... Read more ...

SpaceX launch: Striking pictures show moment Crew Dragon separates from Falcon 9

SpaceX launch: Striking pictures show moment Crew Dragon separates from Falcon 9

SPACEX has released stunning new photos revealing the exact moment the Crew Dragon spacecraft separated from its Falcon 9 rocket. Read more ...

Yunshu Wu

Yunshu Wu

Yunshu is a PhD student from West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University, in Chengdu, China. She will be working on osteocyte development and PTH... Read more ...

Seanna Yoon

Seanna Yoon

Dr. Yoon earned her M.S. from the University of Toronto, along with a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the Graduate Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology,... Read more ...

NASA news: Beautiful Hubble snap reveals a colossal galaxy heading to the...

NASA news: Beautiful Hubble snap reveals a colossal galaxy heading to the Milky Way

NASA has released an awe-inspiring Hubble Space Telescope image of our nearest neighbour - the Andromeda galaxy. Read more ...