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Covid: it isn't a moral failure to test positive

2 days ago   |   TLS

For months, I have been sounding off about the government's approach to “THE science” of Covid-19. Like many others, I said: “hey, we can't just follow ‘THE' science, as ‘THE'...
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NHSA responds to the 2020 Spending Review

3 days ago   |   The NHSA

Dr Séamus O'Neill, Chief Executive at the Northern Health Science Alliance, said: “The Northern Health Science Alliance welcomes the Chancellor's £15bn investment in research...
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Expert reaction to the UK Government's Spending Review for 2020, as announced today by Rishi Sunak

3 days ago   |   Science Media Centre   |   3 articles

In a speech today, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced the UK Government's Spending Review for 2020. Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser, Chief Executive, UK Research and...
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Opinion: Glaring omission from Biden's Covid-19 task force: mental health expertise

6 days ago   |   STAT

The unprecedented spike in depression and anxiety that has accompanied the coronavirus pandemic points to a glaring omission from President-elect Biden's Covid-19 task force...
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When private equity firms invest in women's health clinics, who benefits?

8 days ago   |   Harvard

Alexander Borsa, Joseph Bruch, and Sarah S. Richardson. 2020. “ When private equity firms invest in women's health clinics, who benefits? .” STAT. Publisher's Version...
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The Long-Run Value of Electricity Reliability in India

9 days ago   |   Harvard

Shefali Khanna and Kevin Rowe. Working Paper. “ The Long-Run Value of Electricity Reliability in India ”. Abstract Working Paper This paper evaluates residential consumers'...
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Getting Value from Workforce Stimulus Investments: What Works in Youth Workforce Programs and How to Grow the Evidence Base

12 days ago   |   Harvard

11/2020. “ Getting Value from Workforce Stimulus Investments: What Works in Youth Workforce Programs and How to Grow the Evidence Base .” Ash Center, Harvard Kennedy School...
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Opinion: Build a plan for Covid-19 home testing on reason, not speculation or politics

13 days ago   |   STAT

John Maynard Keynes once famously observed that there's nothing as disastrous as a rational investment policy in an irrational world. But when it comes to public health...
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Offshore conditions bump crew launch to Sunday

Offshore conditions bump crew launch to Sunday

14 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now

STORY WRITTEN FOR CBS NEWS & USED WITH PERMISSION File photo of SpaceX's drone ship “Just Read the Instructions.” Credit: SpaceX After 10 years, two successful test flights and...
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The Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Hospital Financial Status and Strategy

16 days ago   |   Harvard

R. Annetta Zhou. In Preparation. “ The Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Hospital Financial Status and Strategy ”. Abstract I study the effect of the Medicaid expansion as part...
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Full Moon meaning: What is the meaning behind the Beaver Moon's name?

Full Moon meaning: What is the meaning behind the Beaver Moon's name?

A FULL MOON will arrive tomorrow morning under the guise of November's Beaver Moon - but what is the meaning behind this Full Moon's unusual name? Read more ...

Boris issues warning to nation not to ‘blow it' after lockdown

Boris issues warning to nation not to ‘blow it' after lockdown

Boris Johnson wears a face mask as he visits the Public Health England site at Porton Down science park Boris Johnson has warned there will be ‘disastrous consequences' for... Read more ...

Japanese data relay satellite set for launch on H-2A rocket

Japanese data relay satellite set for launch on H-2A rocket

A Japanese H-2A rocket stands on its launch pad at the Tanegashima Space Center, hours before a planned liftoff with a Japanese data relay satellite. Credit: MHI A Japanese... Read more ...

Full Moon: Is it a Full Moon tonight? Why is the Moon so bright?

Full Moon: Is it a Full Moon tonight? Why is the Moon so bright?

THE MOON rose over the horizon today looking exceptionally bright and beautiful - but is it a Full Moon tonight? Read more ...

Lunar eclipse time: What time is the penumbral eclipse?

Lunar eclipse time: What time is the penumbral eclipse?

A LUNAR eclipse on Monday will see the Full Beaver Moon dip into Earth's penumbral shadow - but what time will the eclipse unfold? Read more ...

Meteor video: Huge fireball burns in the sky above central US

Meteor video: Huge fireball burns in the sky above central US

A HUGE fireball was witnessed all through the central USA as stunned onlookers reported an unforgettable shooting star, with the phenomenon caught on video. Read more ...

Comet Erasmus: Travelling comet now showing in the night's sky

Comet Erasmus: Travelling comet now showing in the night's sky

COMET Erasmus has completed a 2,000-year voyage and is now visible in the night's sky, astronomers have revealed. Read more ...

Russia foresees 'avalanche of failures' for the International Space Station

Russia foresees 'avalanche of failures' for the International Space Station

THE INTERNATIONAL Space Station is falling apart and may need to be abandoned early, according to a Russian space authority. Read more ...

What is Wikipedia? Here's what you should know about the crowd-sourced and...

What is Wikipedia? Here's what you should know about the crowd-sourced and openly edited online encyclopedia

Summary List Placement If you've spent any time online, chances are you've read a few articles on Wikipedia. Launched in 2001, the free encyclopedia reportedly played host to... Read more ...

Black hole discovery: Earth much closer to Milky Way's supermassive black...

Black hole discovery: Earth much closer to Milky Way's supermassive black hole than though

EARTH is much closer to the monstrous black hole at the centre of the Milky Way galaxy, astronomers have confirmed. Read more ...