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Friday, August 27, 2021
Covid-19, not vaccination, presents biggest blood clot risks
Researchers from the University of Oxford have today announced the results of a study into thrombocytopenia (a condition with low platelet ...
Together, but still apart
Social disconnection is a lack of social, emotional and physical engagement with other people. This results in isolation and loneliness. R...
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Plants evolved ability to actively control water-loss earlier than previously thought
Fern stomata Credit: University of Birmingham New research has shed light on when plants first evolved the ability to respond to changing ...
Farmed carnivores may become disease reservoirs posing human health risk
Farming large numbers of carnivores, like mink, could allow the formation of undetected ‘disease reservoirs’, in which a pathogen could spr...
Climate change is accelerating, according to comprehensive study
Climate change is happening and accelerating. Earth will continue to warm. And these changes are unequivocally caused by human activities. ...
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Astrophysical data to unravel the universe’s mysteries
The University of Washington and Carnegie Mellon University have announced an expansive, Rubin Observatory summit facility in Cerro Pachón,...
Antarctic Ocean Flows: an excerpt from Atlas of a Changing Earth
In this visualization of Antarctica, we cruise along the coastline of the Amundsen Sea from Cape Dart to the Pine Island Glacier. Initially ...
Peabody fossils illuminate dinosaur evolution in eastern North America
Tyrannosaurus rex, the fearsome predator that once roamed what is now western North America, appears to have had an East Coast cousin. A new...
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Emerging from the deep: Stawell’s dark matter lab takes shape
Construction of the Southern Hemisphere’s first dark matter underground physics laboratory is progressing with the concrete slab now in plac...
Monday, August 23, 2021
Alex Jordan: "Fish are not stupid, they're different!"
Alex Jordan is a behavioral ecologist at the Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior in Konstanz, Germany. His main interest: he wants to k...
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