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The eyes have it: communication and face masks

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

As more of us wear face masks and rely on eye contact, how will it change the way we relate to each other A conversation with a girlfriend when I was in Italy a few weeks ago...
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Shorten two-metre rule to save jobs, MPs urge Boris

Shorten two-metre rule to save jobs, MPs urge Boris

2 days ago   |   Metro   |   4 articles

Sage has reportedly produced a paper suggesting 1.5 metres could be enough to minimise risk Senior Tory MPs are urging Boris Johnson to relax the two-metre rule to prevent job...
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Opinion: Biopharma companies are spreading misinformation - and taking advantage of it

6 days ago   |   STAT

As Covid-19 upends the world, people are putting their faith in the biopharma industry to save us from this crisis. Retail investors are pouring into biopharma stocks, and when...
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Astronauts have a surprise name for their Crew Dragon spacecraft

Astronauts have a surprise name for their Crew Dragon spacecraft

9 days ago   |   Spaceflight Now   |   2 articles

The Crew Dragon spacecraft sits atop a Falcon 9 rocket on pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center. Credit: SpaceX Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken plan to reveal a name for...
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In private, Tories were dismayed. In public, they rallied to save Dominic Cummings

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

Pressure is growing inside and outside parliament for the resignation of the No 10 chief adviser after claims that he flouted lockdown rules It was Mother's Day - 22 March...
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'We're not guided by politics in this, we're guided by science': Los Angeles mayor responds to DOJ letter calling stay-at-home orders 'arbitrary and unlawful'

'We're not guided by politics in this, we're guided by science': Los Angeles mayor responds to DOJ letter calling stay-at-home orders 'arbitrary and unlawful'

10 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti responded to the Justice Department threatening "heavy-handed" action against the city's strict stay-at-home orders, saying that city officials...
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Study concludes moving 2 weeks earlier against Coronavirus would have saved most of the lives

11 days ago   |   Harvard

A study from Columbia University concludes that had we locked down 2 weeks earlier than we did, the large majority of deaths would have been avoided. We rightly criticize China...
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‘It's something I have never seen': How the Covid-19 virus hijacks cells

12 days ago   |   STAT

A deep dive into how the new coronavirus infects cells has found that it orchestrates a hostile takeover of their genes unlike any other known viruses do, producing what one...
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CDC 'muzzled' by Trump administration putting politics ahead of science

12 days ago   |   The Independent

'What's tough is that if we would have acted earlier on what we knew and recommended, we would have saved lives and money,' official says
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Ohio's governor listened to the science on coronavirus. Why not climate change?

Ohio's governor listened to the science on coronavirus. Why not climate change?

13 days ago   |   Grist

In his first State of the State address , a little over a year ago, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine took time out to recognize his “amazing” health and human services team, asking...
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Two Chinese launches deploy satellites for Earth-imaging, tech demonstrations

Two Chinese launches deploy satellites for Earth-imaging, tech demonstrations

The payload fairing of a Long March 11 rocket is integrated with the rest of the launch vehicle before a May 29 mission that placed two small satellites into orbit. Credit... Read more ...

SpaceX targets Wednesday night for next Starlink launch

SpaceX targets Wednesday night for next Starlink launch

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stands on pad 40 last month for the company's next Starlink launch. Credit: Stephen Clark/Spaceflight Now Days after launching astronauts for the first... Read more ...

Photos: Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon blast off from pad 39A

Photos: Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon blast off from pad 39A

SpaceX's first human-rated Crew Dragon spacecraft took off Saturday from historic launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, launching NASA astronauts Doug Hurley... Read more ...

Why bioinformatics is important

Why bioinformatics is important

Bioinformatics is part of the full package. Read more ...

ISS tracker in real time: How to track the International Space Station pass...

ISS tracker in real time: How to track the International Space Station pass overhead

THE INTERNATIONAL Space Station has welcomed two new residents with the launch of SpaceX's Crew Dragon rocket. Find out how you can track the ISS' orbit in real time. Read more ...

NASA SpaceX launch: NASA heralds 'new era' of human spaceflight

NASA SpaceX launch: NASA heralds 'new era' of human spaceflight

NASA has heralded a "new era" of human spaceflight following the SpaceX launch carrying American astronauts on Saturday. Read more ...

Coronavirus update: Virus has ability to 'shape-shift' says bombshell research

Coronavirus update: Virus has ability to 'shape-shift' says bombshell research

THE coronavirus which causes COVID-19 has been found to have the ability to 'shape-shift' which made it extremely adept at jumping from animals to humans. Read more ...

Archaeology news: Experts stunned by English shipwreck off the coast of Mexico

Archaeology news: Experts stunned by English shipwreck off the coast of Mexico

ARCHAEOLOGISTS were stunned to discover an ancient shipwreck which belonged to the English off the coast of Mexico. Read more ...

Volcano news: New Zealand sits on top of ancient volcanic 'SUPERPLUME'

Volcano news: New Zealand sits on top of ancient volcanic 'SUPERPLUME'

NEW ZEALAND sits atop of the biggest volcanic plume in the world, highlighting the link between Earth's deep core and the planet's surface. Read more ...

SpaceX astronauts reveal the surprising details of their historic trip to space

SpaceX astronauts reveal the surprising details of their historic trip to space

SPACEX astronauts have described their experience during their journey on space station. Read more ...