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STAT+: Pharmalittle: Sanofi ends work on mRNA Covid-19 vaccine; Biogen seeks fast FDA approval of another Alzheimer's drug

11 hours ago   |   STAT   |   2 articles

Top of the morning to you. And a fine one it is. Crystal clear blue skies and deliciously cool breezes are greeting us today, which calls for a celebration with - you guessed...
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Brown Lecture: Lori Patton Davis on Educational Equity

Brown Lecture: Lori Patton Davis on Educational Equity

7 days ago   |   Social Science Space

Somehow we've weathered and witnessed/ a nation that isn't broken,/ but simply unfinished. Those words, penned by National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, for Joseph Biden's...
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Winter is coming, again: What to expect from Covid-19 as the season looms

8 days ago   |   STAT

Winter is coming, again. A year ago, experts warned that the United States faced a grim winter if Americans didn't mask up and social distance to slow transmission of the...
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STAT+: Pharmalittle: FDA advisory panel to decide on Covid-19 boosters; Justice Dept. trustee appeals Purdue bankruptcy deal

11 days ago   |   STAT

And so, another working week will soon draw to a close. Not a moment too soon, yes? This is, you may recall, our treasured signal to daydream about weekend plans. Our agenda...
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NASA's Perseverance rover has been hit by 100 ‘dust devils' on Mars

12 days ago   |   New Scientist

The Perseverance rover on Mars was hit by 100 dust devils in its first 90 days - the Curiosity rover elsewhere on Mars is hit by the weather phenomena 5 to 10 times less often
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Flood and storm warning as scientists fear jet stream set to amplify more extreme weather

Flood and storm warning as scientists fear jet stream set to amplify more extreme weather

14 days ago   |   Daily Express

SCIENTISTS from the University of Arizona have warned that continuing greenhouse gas emissions threaten to destabilise the North Atlantic jet stream, leading to more flooding...
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Using recurrent neural networks for localized weather prediction with combined use of public airport data and on-site measurements

17 days ago   |   Harvard

Ang Y. Q. Malkawi A. Samuelson H. W. & Han, J. M.*. 1/11/2021. “ Using recurrent neural networks for localized weather prediction with combined use of public airport data and...
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Details of rare bronze age coffin found in golf course pond revealed

18 days ago   |   The Guardian

Size of telephone box, coffin thought to be 4,000 years old and includes well-preserved axe among remains Golfers are forever trying to avoid everything from bunkers, the rough...
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Connected for COP26: Communicating Climate Change

22 days ago   |   The Science Council

Hannah Mallinson, Science Engagement Manager on behalf of the Royal Meteorological Society The Royal Meteorological Society is the UK's Professional and Learned Society for...
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Office hours/Auditors Fall 2021

23 days ago   |   Harvard

Office Hours: For the time being, I will be holding appointment-only office hours. My regularly scheduled office hours are Wed 2-3:30, but I am happy to arrange another time to...
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Expert reaction to a press release on the government response to the gene...

The government have published a press release on new plans to unlock the potential benefits of gene editing as part of their response to the gene editing consultation. Prof... Read more ...

Science and medicine viewed as Britain's most valuable export - survey

The poll found that 80% of people believe it is important for UK security to invest in global disease prevention. Read more ...

It's a fact - the experts are back in vogue

New polling shows that science and medicine is now viewed as Britain's most valuable export Read more ...

57 per cent of elephants at Thai tourist facilities have nervous tics

An investigation of elephants at 20 Thai tourist facilities show that more than half of the captive animals show repetitive behaviour like swaying or head bobbing, which may be... Read more ...

Chinese smallsat launcher delivers remote sensing payload to space

Chinese smallsat launcher delivers remote sensing payload to space

A Kuaizhou 1A rocket blasts off from the Jiuquan launch base Monday. Credit: CASIC A Chinese solid-fueled rocket blasted off from the Jiuquan launch base Monday and... Read more ...

Archaeology discovery: Second Temple-period quarry opens 'golden...

Archaeology discovery: Second Temple-period quarry opens 'golden opportunity' for experts

ISRAELI archaeologists have excavated the remains of a 2,000-year-old stone quarry, which could shed new light on the ancient quarrying techniques of the Biblical Second Temple... Read more ...

STAT+: Lilly cuts the wholesale price on some insulin products, but impact...

Eli Lilly announced plans to lower the wholesale price of certain insulin products by an additional 40% in January 2022, the latest bid by a drug maker to combat criticism that... Read more ...

Antarctica: Disturbing discovery sparks fear of sea level rise 'sooner and...

Antarctica: Disturbing discovery sparks fear of sea level rise 'sooner and with big bang'

ANTARCTICA researchers have identified a new threat to the icy continent's floating ice shelves and are sounding the alarm bells on global sea levels rising "sooner and with a... Read more ...

STAT+: FDA tells drug makers to redo studies run by two contract research...

In a rare move, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has notified an untold number of drug makers that some of their clinical trials must be repeated due to serious data... Read more ...

Life on Venus may have only been possible for its first billion years

Previous research suggested Venus may have been habitable for 2 to 3 billion years, but that didn't take into account the lack of plate tectonics, which affects CO2 levels and... Read more ...