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STAT+: Merck's Covid-19 pill may be a game-changer, but questions are already being raised about cost

19 days ago   |   STAT

Behind the unvarnished enthusiasm over an experimental Covid-19 pill, questions are emerging about the cost of the treatment and the leverage the U.S. government may have to...
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Melbourne's Covid crisis has exhausted its emergency departments - and patients are waiting longer and longer to be seen | Andrew Tagg

21 days ago   |   The Guardian

We shuffle patients from cubicle to cubicle, hoping that we can squeeze just one more in I used to play a game with my children. How many ambulances are going to be waiting...
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Coronavirus treatments: the potential ‘game-changers' in development

22 days ago   |   The Guardian

After positive clinical trials for antiviral drug Molnupiravir, it joins other medicines that have shown promise Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage...
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Don't Miss: A live event on patterns that explain the universe

22 days ago   |   New Scientist

New Scientist's weekly round-up of the best books, films, TV series, games and more that you shouldn't miss
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Merck's antiviral pill reduces hospitalization of Covid patients, a possible game-changer for treatment

22 days ago   |   STAT

An investigational antiviral pill reduced the chances that patients newly diagnosed with Covid-19 would be hospitalized by about 50%, a finding that could give doctors a...
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This Humankind player has beaten the 4X game in just 58 turns

This Humankind player has beaten the 4X game in just 58 turns

1 month ago   |   PCGamesN

4X game Humankind released just over a month ago, and while the developers release new fixes for the most pressing issues, the community is busy putting the strategy game...
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How Do Liberalized Autocracies Repress Dissent?

1 month ago   |   Harvard

Yasmina Abouzzohour. 8/2021. “ How Do Liberalized Autocracies Repress Dissent? ” Middle East Journal, 75, 2, Pp. 264-284. Abstract he Moroccan regime has used repression to...
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SpaceX's Inspiration4 mission is all anyone can talk about in this week's science news

SpaceX's Inspiration4 mission is all anyone can talk about in this week's science news

1 month ago   |   TechRadar

SpaceX's historic Inspiration4 mission dominated this week's science news and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak jumps into the space game.
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Don't miss: The Climate Coup looks at the finance of climate change

1 month ago   |   New Scientist

New Scientist's weekly round-up of the best books, films, TV series, games and more that you shouldn't miss
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NHS hopes to save 55,000 lives a year with 'absolute game-changer' cancer blood tests

NHS hopes to save 55,000 lives a year with 'absolute game-changer' cancer blood tests

1 month ago   |   Daily Express

THE NHS plans to save an additional 55,000 lives a year with the rollout of a revolutionary new cancer blood test that can detect up to 50 types of cancers, Express.co.uk has...
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Archaeologists stunned by strange discovery at city of Petra: 'Doesn't...

Archaeologists stunned by strange discovery at city of Petra: 'Doesn't belong here'

ARCHAEOLOGISTS were stunned on discovering white sandstone in the ancient city of Petra - a valley exclusively filled with red sandstone, perhaps revealing the real reason for... Read more ...

See Mercury at its morning best

See Mercury at its morning best

The innermost-lying planet Mercury offers it's best showing of the year in the pre-dawn sky for the rest of October and into early November. AN Graphic by Greg... Read more ...

An electrically-driven soft peristaltic pump

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Under watchful eye of NASA, teams prep for final Ariane 5 flight before Webb

Under watchful eye of NASA, teams prep for final Ariane 5 flight before Webb

An Ariane 5 rocket on its launch pad Thursday in Kourou, French Guiana. Credit: ESA/CNES/Arianespace/JM Guillon Arianespace is counting down to the blastoff of an Ariane 5... Read more ...

MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Harvest rewards with Light Science

MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Harvest rewards with Light Science

As a relatively young firm, the outlook is not risk-free but, for investors keen to support entrepreneurial UK businesses, the shares, at 12.45p, are a buy. Read more ...

Dune sets a new record for Warner Bros and HBO Max as it tops the Friday box...

Dune sets a new record for Warner Bros and HBO Max as it tops the Friday box office at $17.5 million

Dune debuted at the top of the domestic box office as the science-fiction epic raked in $17.5 million on Friday. Deadline reported that the film set a new record for a Warner... Read more ...

Radiology Report Generation for Rare Diseases via Few-shot Transformer

Tang C.. 12/9/2021. “ Radiology Report Generation for Rare Diseases via Few-shot Transformer .” In 2021 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine. Online... Read more ...

Racial and ethnic representation among a sample of nutrition- and...

Tiffany L Carson, Michelle I Cardel, Takara L Stanley, Steven Grinspoon, James O Hill, Jamy Ard, Elizabeth Mayer-Davis, and Fatima Cody Stanford. 2021. “ Racial and ethnic... Read more ...

"All Labor Has Dignity" - The Case for Wage Equity for Essential Health Care...

Lawson Ung, Fatima Cody Stanford, and James Chodosh. 2021. “ "All Labor Has Dignity" - The Case for Wage Equity for Essential Health Care Workers .” N Engl J Med, 385, 17, Pp... Read more ...

Health-based civic engagement is a professional responsibility

Simar Singh Bajaj, Alister Francois Martin, and Fatima Cody Stanford. 2021. “ Health-based civic engagement is a professional responsibility .” Nat Med, 27, 10, Pp. 1661-1663. Read more ...