The new variant is worrying – but it doesn’t change how we tackle Covid | Kit Yates
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The new variant is worrying – but it doesn’t change how we tackle Covid | Kit Yates

A new variant of Covid-19 has been described as "horrific" and "the worst ever" by many of the world's leading Covid-19 experts. Authorities are
Triangulation supports agricultural spread of the Transeurasian languages
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Triangulation supports agricultural spread of the Transeurasian languages

Linguistics Bayesian phylogenetics We created a comparative dataset by combining dictionary search and fieldwork. It included 3,193 datapoints that
Fatty acid found in palm oil linked to spread of cancer
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Fatty acid found in palm oil linked to spread of cancer

Scientists have demonstrated that a fatty acid in palm oil can promote the spread of cancer. This could open the door to new treatments. On mice, the
Origins of Japanese and Turkish language family traced back 9000 years
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Origins of Japanese and Turkish language family traced back 9000 years

A proto-Transeurasian language may have been spoken by millet farmers who lived 9000 years ago in the area of north-east China. This language gave
Pet dog contracts Covid in first confirmed case in UK
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Pet dog contracts Covid in first confirmed case in UK

Humans can share many things with dogs, including cuddles and quality times. It seems that coronavirus infections may be added to the list of shared
Millions of Giant Spiders Have Invaded Georgia. Will They Spread to The Rest of The US?
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Millions of Giant Spiders Have Invaded Georgia. Will They Spread to The Rest of The US?

North Georgia has been invaded by millions of giant spiders, causing fear and destruction to residents. The dense, wheel-shaped webs, which are
Trump Slams Big Tech ‘Corruption’ As Stock Behind His Truth Platform Tumbles (Again)
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Trump Slams Big Tech ‘Corruption’ As Stock Behind His Truth Platform Tumbles (Again)

Topline Trump, the former President, released Tuesday morning a long statement slamming corruption in Big Tech companies. He claimed that his
CDC extends Conditional Sailing Order through Jan. 15
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CDC extends Conditional Sailing Order through Jan. 15

The CDC extended its Conditional Sail Order (CSO), through January 15, 2022, citing continued spread of Covid-19's delta variant and breakthrough
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A ‘flesh eating’ STI causing 'beefy red' sores is becoming more common. Should Americans worry?

A flesh-eating, sexually transmitted infection that causes "beefy" ulcers is increasing in prevalence in the United Kingdom according to a report
How much less likely are you to spread covid-19 if you're vaccinated?
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How much less likely are you to spread covid-19 if you're vaccinated?

A man is vaccinated in LA Jason Armond/ Los Angeles Times via Getty Images Numerous studies have shown that people who are fully vaccinated against