Engineered Viruses Can Fight The Rise Of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

As the world fights the SARS-CoV-2 virus causing the COVID-19 pandemic, another group of dangerous pathogens looms in the background ...
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A Quantum Technology Speed Boost And The Search For Dark Matter

Nearly a century after dark matter was first proposed to explain the motion of galaxy clusters, physicists still have no ...
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Less than one-fifth of reported rapes and sexual assaults lead to arrests

As experts in criminology and the justice system, we were surprised to learn that a jury voted to convict Harvey ...
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On Very Shaky Ethical Ground – In Texas, Price Gouging During Disasters Is Illegal

In Houston, as millions suffered power and water outages, food shortages and subfreezing temperatures, another problem confronted families: price hikes ...
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We Can Ease Up On The Disinfecting – Catching COVID From Surfaces Is Very Unlikely

A lot has happened over the past year, so you can be forgiven for not having a clear memory of ...
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Changing What It Means To Be Human – AI Is Killing Choice And Chance

The history of humans’ use of technology has always been a history of coevolution. Philosophers from Rousseau to Heidegger to ...
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Ice-Forming Particles From Thawing Permafrost Could Get Into The Atmosphere

The big idea Permafrost – frozen soil in the far north – is thawing, releasing greenhouse gases and long-lost microbes ...
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Today So Many 12th Graders Are Not Proficient In Reading And Math

Math and reading scores for 12th graders in the U.S. were at a historic low even before the COVID-19 pandemic ...
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Changing What It Means To Be Human – AI Is Killing Choice And Chance

The history of humans’ use of technology has always been a history of coevolution. Philosophers from Rousseau to Heidegger to ...
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