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Posted in Climate Change Environment

Climate ‘tipping points’ could push us past the point-of-no-return after less than 2 degrees of warming

By Ben Turner – Staff Writer   6/12/2021 Knock-on effects could transform the Amazon rainforest into savannah Ice melt in Antarctica and Greenland drives changes to sea level and…

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Posted in Health Medical

How teeth sense the cold

by  Howard Hughes Medical Institute For people with tooth decay, drinking a cold beverage can be agony. “It’s a unique kind of pain,” says David Clapham,…

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Posted in COVID-19

Designer cytokine makes paralyzed mice walk again

by  Ruhr-Universitaet-Bochum To date, paralysis resulting from spinal cord damage has been irreparable. With a new therapeutic approach, scientists from the Department for Cell Physiology at…

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Posted in COVID-19 Politics

Psychological Analysis: Why Some People Refuse to Accept COVID-19 Realities

January 11, 2021  |  Susan McDonald Science tells us face masks, hand hygiene and vaccines protect us against COVID-19, but the noise of concurrent world and…

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Posted in Politics

Trump ghostwriter says president wants to ‘inflict as much suffering’ in his final weeks to show dominance

President Donald Trump’s ghostwriter for “The Art of the Deal,” Tony Schwartz, explained that the sad president is out for blood in his final days…

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Posted in Politics

Trump Admin Blocks Biden Transition Team From Meeting With Intel Leaders

Ana Lucia Murillo, Breaking News/Cheat Sheet Intern. President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team has been blocked from meeting with leaders of U.S. intelligence agencies after the…

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Posted in COVID-19 Politics

The morality of canceling student debt

Kate Padgett Walsh, Iowa State University [Admin: Good Read – Fair and Balanced] President-elect Joe Biden promised to forgive at least some student debt during…

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Posted in Politics

Senate rushes to confirm Trump FCC nominee in order to hinder Biden admin

Nominee backs Trump “assault on First Amendment” Simington lobbied Fox News “Zero qualifications” Senate Republicans are rushing to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee to the…

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Posted in COVID-19 Politics

WATCH: Rep. Katie Porter brilliantly destroys Steve Mnuchin for ‘play-acting’ as a lawyer

By David Badash, The New Civil Rights Movement U.S. Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) questioned Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin over coronavirus funds on Wednesday. It did…

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Posted in COVID-19

Researchers examine which approaches are most effective at reducing COVID-19 spread

Social bubbles and masks are more situation-dependent in terms of effectiveness Researchers have found that physical distancing is universally effective at reducing the spread of…

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