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Asia Today: South Korea clamps down again as virus rebounds  ABC NEWS · 32 seconds
Areas around the South Korean capital are moving to curb large gatherings and officials are urging churchgoers and some health care workers to avoid crowds as the number... more
The Latest: Report: Chinese doctor has died from COVID-19  ABC NEWS · 32 minutes
A state media outlet says a Chinese doctor has died from COVID-19 after four months of treatment more
Researchers develop method to probe phase transitions in 2-D materials  PHYS.ORG · 57 minutes
Phase transitions play an important role in materials. However, in two-dimensional materials, the most famous of which is graphene, phase transitions can be very difficult to study. Researchers... more
The Latest: Singapore has reopened 75% of its economy  ABC NEWS · 1 hour
Singapore has reopened 75 percent of its economy as part of a three-phase controlled approach to end a virus lockdown in place since early April more
The Latest: US Marines arrive in Australia despite pandemic  ABC NEWS · 32 seconds
The first group of 200 U.S. Marines have arrived in tropical northern Australia for their annual rotation despite the coronavirus pandemic border closures more
NASA human spaceflight directorate reorganization on hold  SPACE NEWS · 2 hours
A planned reorganization of the NASA mission directorate responsible for human spaceflight programs has been put on hold after its leader abruptly... more
Study maps novel coronavirus infection in cells of nasal cavity, airway and lungs  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
In a major scientific study published in the journal Cell, scientists at the UNC School of Medicine and the UNC Gillings School... more
Dire warning of a pandemic 100 times worse than COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
As the world tries to cope the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) that causes coronavirus disease (COVID-19), a scientist has claimed that worse is yet to... more
Crucial ingredient from University of Kansas included in authorized COVID-19 drug  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
When the Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency-use authorization for the investigational pharmaceutical remdesivir to treat COVID-19 on May 1, in part it was due... more
The Latest: South Korea reports 38 new cases of COVID-19  ABC NEWS · 2 hours
South Korea has reported 38 new cases of COVID-19, all but one in the densely populated Seoul metropolitan area, where officials have been scrambling to stem transmissions linked... more
Delay in implementing social distancing measures adds to the length of COVID-19 outbreak  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
A new analysis of COVID-19 outbreaks in 58 cities has found that places that took longer to begin implementing social distancing measures... more
The Latest: China reports 5 new cases of novel coronavirus  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
China has reported five new cases of coronavirus, all brought by Chinese citizens from outside the country more
Update on PALLAS triaI evaluating adjuvant palbociclib for early breast cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
The Austrian Breast & Colorectal Cancer Study Group, Alliance Foundation Trials, the Breast International Group, PrECOG, LLC, the German Breast Group, and the NSABP Foundation today... more
COVID-19 pandemic has worsened pre-existing mental health conditions  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 hours
With over 6.26 million cases and 375,000 deaths in just five months, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused great fear and devastation in many parts of the world. Many studies show that, generally,... more
Study resolves contradictions surrounding p53 gene's role in pluripotent stem cell differentiation  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
The gene p53 is extremely important in cell biology and, hence, the world of cell replacement therapy. Its role is to regulate the cell... more
SARS-CoV-2 emergence could be due to genetic selection and recombination  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 hour
Researchers have found that genetic selection and recombination could be behind the emergence of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) that leads to acute respiratory distress... more
Space Force rescue units prepare for ‘new era’ of commercial human spaceflight  SPACE NEWS · 3 hours
The U.S. military’s rescue units have supported NASA for six decades but now for the first time astronauts are flying in commercial capsules. more
Study shows hydroxychloroquine's harmful effects on heart rhythm  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 hours
The malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, which has been promoted as a potential treatment for Covid-19, is known to have potentially serious effects on heart rhythms. Now, a team of researchers has used an... more
Webinar Replay | Defending the high ground (and rescuing astronauts)  SPACE NEWS · 5 hours
Maj. Gen. John Shaw and Brig. Gen. Doug Schiess join SpaceNews Staff Writer Sandra Erwin and... more
Research suggests new approach to therapeutic intervention for ALS  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is one of the most devastating adult-onset neurodegenerative diseases. Patients, including the late actor/playwright Sam Shepard, become progressively weaker and eventually paralyzed as their motor neurons... more
COVID-19 negatively impacts people with eating disorders  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A study analyzing the early impact that coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is having on people with eating disorders has identified areas where their treatment needs could be better addressed. more
Cancer clusters' resistance to natural killer cell immunosurveillance favors metastasis  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
Scientific evidence suggests that cancer can metastasize to other organs when either a single cell or a cluster of cells detaches from the original tumor and travels through... more
Today's atmospheric carbon dioxide levels greater than 23 million-year record  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 hours
A common message in use to convey the seriousness of climate change to the public is: 'Carbon dioxide levels are higher today than they have been for the... more
A remote optical control for neural cells  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A team led by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University has created a new technology that enhances scientists' ability to communicate with neural cells using light. more
The Latest: California prisons have first known staff death  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
California’s state prison system has had its first known staff death due to the coronavirus more
A handheld ultraviolet light device to kill novel coronavirus may be feasible  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
A personal, handheld device emitting high-intensity ultraviolet light to disinfect areas by killing the novel coronavirus is now feasible, according to researchers at Penn... more
COVID-19 likely to be a seasonal disease  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A study conducted in Sydney during the early epidemic stage of COVID-19 has found an association between lower humidity and an increase in locally acquired positive cases. Researchers discovered a 1 percent decrease in... more
Study could make genetic testing more accessible to women  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
Genetic testing for cancer risk can significantly improve the prevention or treatment of hereditary cancers, but studies have shown that people who might have a genetic risk often don't get... more
High prenatal choline levels may mitigate negative effects of COVID-19 on newborns  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Pregnant women who take extra choline supplements may mitigate the negative impact that viral respiratory infections, including COVID-19, can have on their babies, according... more
Dogs could help monitor how environmental chemicals impact human health  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Man's best friend may also be man's best bet for figuring out how environmental chemicals could impact our health. more
Cone snail insulin research could jumpstart the development of better diabetes treatments  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Nearly a century after insulin was discovered, an international team of researchers including University of Utah Health scientists report that they have developed the... more
WVU researchers explore woody biomass for protection against COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
As healthcare facilities grapple with personal protective equipment shortages, West Virginia University researchers are going against the grain to help with an earthy, unorthodox resource: wood. more
Geospatial analysis reveals most vulnerable COVID-19 areas in Spain  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A report based on a geospatial analysis conducted by researchers from the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid in collaboration with TAPTAP Digital, using additional data from Predicio and Tamoco, identifies... more
Computer modeling reveals necessary vaccine efficacy threshold to prevent SARS-CoV-2 spread  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 hours
A recent US study showed that in order to prevent or largely extinguish the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak without social distancing or any other measures,... more
COVID-19 transmission unlikely to slow down dramatically during summer months  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
It is well known that rates of transmission of some respiratory viruses, including influenza, tend to fall during the summer months. more
Third lawsuit filed in deaths at West Virginia VA hospital  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
A third lawsuit has been filed involving the deaths of patients over wrongful insulin injections at a West Virginia veterans hospital more
Stem cell model sheds new light on the devastating process of neurodegeneration  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 hours
A new study published today in Neuron led by The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute's Valentina Fossati, Ph.D., creates astrocytes -... more
SARS-CoV-2 prevalence varies widely across Brazil  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Researchers have shown that the prevalence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in Brazil varies significantly by city and region, with the highest prevalence observed in the North of the country and the lowest... more
NAU scientist collaborating on vault-based vaccine to prevent and treat COVID-19  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
C. Todd French, assistant professor of biology and leader of Northern Arizona University's new COVID-19 Testing Service Center, is working with scientists at Vault Pharma, an... more
Pod-based e-cigarettes have higher potential to foster addiction than other devices  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
JUUL and similar pod-based e-cigarettes have been popular with teenagers and young adults since they came on the market in 2015, but little has been known... more
Space Force rescue units prepare for ‘new era’ of commercial human spaceflight
Study shows hydroxychloroquine's harmful effects on heart rhythm
Loss of land-based vertebrates is accelerating, study finds
Democratic super PAC uses familiar political play to hit Trump on Medicare
New stretchable, self-healing and illuminating electronic material for wearables and soft robots
Animals that can do math understand more language than we think
Theoretical breakthrough shows quantum fluids rotate by corkscrew mechanism
Hot stars are plagued by giant magnetic spots
Large droplet sorting now possible at high speeds
Turn off the porch light: 6 easy ways to stop light pollution from harming our wildlife
Turn off the porch light: 6 easy ways to stop light pollution from harming our wildlife
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Supply chain innovation can reduce coronavirus food shortages
Police officers accused of brutal violence often have a history of complaints by citizens
Video: How to discover your own fossil site
Disorder in fish shoals may reap rewards at dinner time
SpaceX's Starship SN4 prototype explodes after rocket engine test
SpaceX Starship prototype destroyed after static-fire test
Monkey steals COVID-19 blood samples from a lab technician in India