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Empty Middle Seats on Planes Cut Coronavirus Risk in Study

Empty Middle Seats on Planes Cut Coronavirus Risk in Study

Empty Middle Seats on Planes Cut Coronavirus Risk in Study Empty Middle Seats on Planes Cut Coronavirus Risk in Study Keeping the middle seats vacant during a flight could reduce passengers’ exposure to airborne coronavirus by 23 to 57 percent, researchers reported in a new study that modeled how aerosolized viral particles spread through a simulated airplane cabin. “Farther is …

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Fairy Circles in Australia May Be Due to Microbes, Study Says

Fairy Circles in Australia May Be Due to Microbes, Study Says

Fairy Circles in Australia May Be Due to Microbes, Study Says Fairy Circles in Australia May Be Due to Microbes, Study Says In the Australian outback, certain grasses grow in eerie rings, with ramparts of dusty green standing at the edge of wide circles of bare red dirt. Often described as “fairy circles,” these rings of spinifex grass resemble structures …

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Biden creates commission to study adding Supreme Court justices

Biden creates commission to study adding Supreme Court justices

Biden creates commission to study adding Supreme Court justices Biden creates commission to study adding Supreme Court justices Today President Biden plans to order a 180-day study of the Supreme Court, including the possibility of adding more justices or setting term limits. A bipartisan commission, the White House said in a statement, will study “the genesis of the reform debate …

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An Astronaut’s Heart Shrank From Space Travel, Study Finds

An Astronaut's Heart Shrank From Space Travel, Study Finds

An Astronaut’s Heart Shrank From Space Travel, Study Finds An Astronaut’s Heart Shrank From Space Travel, Study Finds In space, your heart gets smaller. In a study published on Monday in the journal Circulation, scientists reported that the largest chamber of the heart of Scott Kelly, who spent nearly a year on the International Space Station in 2015 and 2016, …

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To keep the virus off a campus, test beyond its borders, a new study suggests.

To keep the virus off a campus, test beyond its borders, a new study suggests.

To keep the virus off a campus, test beyond its borders, a new study suggests. To keep the virus off a campus, test beyond its borders, a new study suggests. A new analysis suggests that schools and colleges, large companies and other organizations that want to keep themselves safe with frequent mass testing should think beyond their own personnel. By …

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New Study to Track Transmission Among Vaccinated College Students

New Study to Track Transmission Among Vaccinated College Students

New Study to Track Transmission Among Vaccinated College Students New Study to Track Transmission Among Vaccinated College Students Can people immunized against the coronavirus still spread it to others? A new study will attempt to answer the question by tracking infections in vaccinated college students and their close contacts, researchers announced on Friday. The results are likely to be of …

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Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests

Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests

Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests Businesses May Benefit From Sharing Covid Testing Resources, Study Suggests “The surprising thing is just how robust that finding is in the face of some pretty plausible variations,” said A. David Paltiel, a professor of health policy and management at Yale School of Public Health, who was not involved in …

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A Novel Way to Finance School May Penalize Students from HBCU’s, Study Finds

A Novel Way to Finance School May Penalize Students from HBCU's, Study Finds

A Novel Way to Finance School May Penalize Students from HBCU’s, Study Finds A Novel Way to Finance School May Penalize Students from HBCU’s, Study Finds The typical student who borrows to attend college leaves with more than $30,000 in debt. Many struggle to keep up with their payments, and America’s ballooning tab for student loans — now $1.7 trillion, …

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How Much Weight Did We Gain During Lockdowns? 2 Pounds a Month, Study Hints

How Much Weight Did We Gain During Lockdowns? 2 Pounds a Month, Study Hints

How Much Weight Did We Gain During Lockdowns? 2 Pounds a Month, Study Hints How Much Weight Did We Gain During Lockdowns? 2 Pounds a Month, Study Hints Soon after the pandemic started over a year ago, Americans started joking about the dreaded “quarantine 15,” worried they might gain weight while shut in homes with stockpiles of food, glued to …

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AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine Is Found to Be 79% Effective in U.S. Study

AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine Is Found to Be 79% Effective in U.S. Study

AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine Is Found to Be 79% Effective in U.S. Study AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine Is Found to Be 79% Effective in U.S. Study The coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford provided strong protection against Covid-19 in a large clinical trial in the United States, completely preventing the worst outcomes from the disease while causing no …

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