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Costco confirms it's limiting toilet paper and water purchases, as customers start to stockpile amid the spread of the Delta variant

Costco has restored purchase limits for toilet paper. Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images Costco has lowered the number of toilet paper and water that
In a gene tied to growth, scientists see glimmers of human history
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In a gene tied to growth, scientists see glimmers of human history

Infographic showing that modern humans may have the GHRd3 deletion. However, all four archaic hominins who studied three Neanderthals as well as one
Moderna CEO Says Pandemic Could Be Over Next Year As Vaccine Production Ramps Up
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Moderna CEO Says Pandemic Could Be Over Next Year As Vaccine Production Ramps Up

Topline Moderna CEO Stphane Bancel said that the Covid-19 pandemic may be over within a year if vaccine production ramps-up to meet global demand.
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Disney sinks 5% after CEO Bob Chapek warns about Disney+ subscription growth and says delta variant is creating production delays

Bob Chapek, Disney's CEO, hinted at the possibility that Disney World might soon remove its mandate to guests Jeff Gritchen's mask: MediaNews Group:
Future pandemic modelling in Australia to factor in increased severity of Covid Delta variant
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Future pandemic modelling in Australia to factor in increased severity of Covid Delta variant

According to epidemiologists, future pandemic modeling in Australia will consider the deadly Delta variant of Covid. Researchers said Monday that
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Florida man dies of COVID-19 just minutes before his first grandchild is born

Just 20 minutes after his first grandchild was born, a Florida man died of COVID-19. Shane ONeal (40), died of COVID-19 around 3:30 AM on Sept. At
Sharon Peacock interview: How we track down new coronavirus variants
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Sharon Peacock interview: How we track down new coronavirus variants

Sharon Peacock is the director of COVID-19 Genomics UK ReUTS / Alamy Stock Photo The UK announced a new SARS-CoV-2 variant last December. It seemed
Is the delta coronavirus variant more dangerous for children?
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Is the delta coronavirus variant more dangerous for children?

Paul Bersebach MediaNews Group/Orange County Register via Getty Images In recent months, record numbers of covid-19-positive children have been
COVID-19 virus is evolving to get better at becoming airborne, new study shows: Study suggests need for better ventilation and tight-fitting masks, in addition to widespread vaccination to help stop s
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COVID-19 virus is evolving to get better at becoming airborne, new study shows: Study suggests need for better ventilation and tight-fitting masks, in addition to widespread vaccination to help stop s

A new study by the University of Maryland School of Public Health has shown that COVID-19-infected people exhale infectious viruses in their blood.
Unvaccinated People Are 11 Times More Likely To Die Of COVID-19, New Research Finds
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Unvaccinated People Are 11 Times More Likely To Die Of COVID-19, New Research Finds

According to new research, people who are not vaccinated are 11 times more likely to die from COVID-19. Click to enlarge the image toggle caption