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Virtual Event: CRISPR's forward march

16 hours ago   |   STAT

Editor's note: A livestream of this virtual event will be posted above at 1 p.m. ET. Scientists are developing improved forms of genome editing, increasing the number of...
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STAT Plus: BARDA faces pressure to force Moderna to disclose cost details from its Covid-19 contract

1 day ago   |   STAT

Amid concerns over U.S. government Covid-19 contracts and transparency, Moderna has failed to comply with disclosure requirements and publicly report development costs of a...
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Covid-19 apps and wearables are everywhere. Can they actually benefit patients?

1 day ago   |   STAT

With Covid-19 cases again climbing, health tech companies and researchers are renewing their pitch for wearables and apps as a cutting-edge way to catch new cases and detect...
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Influence of soft tissue on bone density and microarchitecture measurements by high-resolution peripheral quantitative computed tomography

2 days ago   |   Harvard

Signe Caksa, Amy Yuan, Sara E Rudolph, Elaine W Yu, Kristin L Popp, and Mary L Bouxsein. 2019. “ Influence of soft tissue on bone density and microarchitecture measurements by...
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Carl Bergstrom: 'People are using data to bullshit'

4 days ago   |   The Guardian

The evolutionary biologist on data manipulation, fake news, and the importance of using science as a lie detector Carl Bergstrom is a professor of evolutionary biology at the...
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NASA's Perseverance rover leaves Earth bound for Mars

NASA's Perseverance rover leaves Earth bound for Mars

5 days ago   |   Astronomy Now

NASA's Perseverance rover lifts off Thursday from Cape Canaveral aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket. Credit: Alex Polimeni / Spaceflight Now Persevering through a...
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NASA's Perseverance rover leaves Earth bound for Mars

NASA's Perseverance rover leaves Earth bound for Mars

6 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now   |   2 articles

NASA's Perseverance rover lifts off Thursday from Cape Canaveral aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket. Credit: Alex Polimeni / Spaceflight Now Persevering through a...
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Gigantic 60-foot Gundam robot takes its first steps

6 days ago   |   Metro

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Japan has a bit of a mild obsession with huge mechanised...
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Tips for Switching to Teaching Online: Archived Webinar

7 days ago   |   Social Science Space

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many universities around the world are having to switch to online teaching and remote learning at scale and at speed. To support faculty...
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These bacteria may have survived 100-million-year isolation

These bacteria may have survived 100-million-year isolation

7 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Bacteria from the oldest sample and accompanying isotope measurements. The white scale bar is 5 microns-considerably less than the width of a human hair. (credit...
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SpaceX latest: Elon Musk's firm successfully test Starship launch 'Mars is...

SpaceX latest: Elon Musk's firm successfully test Starship launch 'Mars is looking real'

SPACEX has successfully completed a lift-off and landing test of its Starship rocket, prompting boss Elon Musk to state the prospect of getting humans to Mars is becoming a... Read more ...

Game Of Thrones author George RR Martin apologises over ‘racially and...

Game Of Thrones author George RR Martin apologises over ‘racially and sexually insensitive' comments as awards ceremony host

George RR Martin has apologised after hosting backlash Game Of Thrones author George RR Martin has apologised after coming under criticism for comments deemed ‘racially and... Read more ...

Spacex latest: Nasa astronauts reveal Crew Dragon's NEXT adventures in space

Spacex latest: Nasa astronauts reveal Crew Dragon's NEXT adventures in space

CREW Dragon, the SpaceX-built capsule which ferried Nasa astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley to the International Space Station and back, is ready for new missions. Read more ...

Tech Diva Success Podcast: Siri Chilazi - Best Practice to Best Evidence

Tech Diva Success Podcast: Siri Chilazi - Best Practice to Best Evidence

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Photos: Atlas 5 rocket catapults into space with Mars rover

Photos: Atlas 5 rocket catapults into space with Mars rover

Carrying a $2.7 billion NASA mission to Mars, a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket took off July 30 from Cape Canaveral and fired into a summer sky powered by four powerful... Read more ...

Beautiful science: Chanel's open-sky labs

Beautiful science: Chanel's open-sky labs

Fashion and Jewellery Wed 5 Aug, AT 13:57 Beautiful science: Chanel's open-sky labs Botanical wonders lie at the heart of Chanel's science-led skincare Read more ...

ULA, SpaceX win contracts to launch satellites for SES in 2022

ULA, SpaceX win contracts to launch satellites for SES in 2022

File photo of a previous Atlas 5 launch in the “531” configuration with three solid rocket boosters. Credit: United Launch Alliance SES has selected United Launch Alliance and... Read more ...

Archaeology bombshell: Is this the face of God? Researchers split over...

Archaeology bombshell: Is this the face of God? Researchers split over mystery clay idol

ARCHAEOLOGISTS are at loggerheads over a mysterious clay idol, which some have argued could be a 3,000-year-old depiction of the Hebrew God Yahweh. Read more ...

SpaceX Starship: Elon Musk drops hint over MAJOR test update

SpaceX Starship: Elon Musk drops hint over MAJOR test update

SPACEX yesterday took a giant leap towards realising Elon Musk's dream of colonising Mars, and the SpaceX chief has now hinted at what is next in store for his Starship rocket. Read more ...

'Dr Sleep' revealed to the world the wonders of our unconscious minds

'Dr Sleep' revealed to the world the wonders of our unconscious minds

Dement was dubbed the 'father of sleep science' during a lifetime's devotion to a hitherto under-researched subject that accounts for a third of our lives. Read more ...