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Scientists Discover Moon-Like Meteorite Craters On Earth

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Geologists studying the US state of Wyoming have discovered a type of meteorite crater never before seen on Earth, the result of a powerful impact millions of years before dinosaurs walked the planet. In a study published in the Geological Society of America Bulletin, the team of German and American scientists describes a field of secondary impact ...

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Scientists Find New Way To Fight Covid By Turning Part Of Virus Against Itself

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A new experimental method of turning the virulence of the novel coronavirus against itself could potentially lead to novel therapeutics against Covid-19, according to a new study. The new strategy, according to researchers led by teams from Harvard Medical School (HMS) and Boston Children’s Hospital, has shown promise in mice and in human cells in a lab ...

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Ebola Can Lurk In The Brain and Re-emerge Years After Recovery To Cause Fatal Disease

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The Ebola virus can persist in some parts of the body, including in brain fluid, and re-emerge long after treatment and recovery to cause fatal disease, reveals a new groundbreaking study. The findings, published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, have major implications for long-term follow-up efforts to reduce disease relapse in individuals ...

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