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COVID-19 research scandal: Unwanted diversion during pandemic
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COVID-19 research scandal: Unwanted diversion during pandemic

The first research scandal of the coronavirus pandemic has created unnecessary distraction around the politically divisive drug hydroxychloroquine, scientists say,…
Virus pushes science and its controversies center stage
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Virus pushes science and its controversies center stage

Hydroxychloroquine, double-blind studies, convalescent plasma, herd immunity — the coronavirus pandemic has thrust the language of science into public view…
Hamster tests show masks reduce coronavirus spread: scientists
Science

Hamster tests show masks reduce coronavirus spread: scientists

Tests on hamsters reveal the widespread use of facemasks reduces transmission of the deadly coronavirus, a team of leading experts…
What we know about the ‘devious’ coronavirus
Science

What we know about the ‘devious’ coronavirus

Will the novel coronavirus leave you short of breath or make you lose your sense of smell? And if you…
As part of space related efforts, Egypt to open Satellite City in 2020
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As part of space related efforts, Egypt to open Satellite City in 2020

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Khaled Abdel Ghaffar is set to establish the Satellite City Industrialization and Assembly…
Global warming to blame for hottest day in Argentine Antarctica
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Global warming to blame for hottest day in Argentine Antarctica

Global warming is to blame for Argentine Antarctica recording its hottest day since readings began, Greenpeace said on Friday. Temperatures…
New climate models suggest Paris goals may be out of reach
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New climate models suggest Paris goals may be out of reach

New climate models show carbon dioxide is a more potent greenhouse gas than previously understood, a finding that could push…
Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere hit new high in 2018: UN
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Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere hit new high in 2018: UN

Greenhouse gases levels in the atmosphere, the main driver of climate change, hit a record high last year, the UN…
Trio win medicine Nobel for work on how cells adapt to oxygen
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Trio win medicine Nobel for work on how cells adapt to oxygen

Three researchers from the US and Britain on Monday shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells sense…
Paralyzed man walks again with brain-controlled exoskeleton
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Paralyzed man walks again with brain-controlled exoskeleton

A French man paralyzed in a night club accident can walk again thanks to a brain-controlled exoskeleton in what scientists…
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