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Published on 14:59 GMT
Express News Service CHENNAI: The India-based Neutrino Observatory (INO), an underground laboratory proposed in the Bodi Hills of Theni district in Tamil Nadu, has been a non-starter for years. If there is a delay of another year, scientists say the …Source: The New Indian Express – NEUTRAL
Published on 15:13 GMT
IISc Bangalore campus (File Photo)Four scientists and engineers have been selected to receive the distinguished alumnus/alumna award of the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). This year’s awardees are K Rajalakshmi Menon, BS Murty, Sethuraman …
Published on 14:36 GMT
This year has challenged leaders, researchers and the public with thorny scientific questions, from the coronavirus pandemic to widespread misinformation on scientific issues. The magazine is a collaboration of the Aspen Institute, a think tank that brings …Source: The Washington Post – NEUTRAL
Published on 19:06 GMT
“For example with the World Health Organization and provincial and federal health leaders changing their advisory on face masks was due to new evidence that showed masks help reduce the spread of COVID-19. If we are scientifically literate — and expect our …Source: Edmonton Journal – NEUTRAL
Published on 16:48 GMT
With the high-pressure interviews online because of the coronavirus, Robinson, a 26-year-old medical student at the University of Minnesota, went looking for tips on social media etiquette for medical students as part of her preparation. High in the search …Source: The Washington Post – NEUTRAL
Published on 12:41 GMT
Ministers may be forced to close schools to older children if coronavirus cases continue to soar, a top scientist warns. Professor Neil Ferguson, whose modelling led to the original lockdown in March, said the NHS would soon be unable to cope unless the …Source: Daily Mirror – LEFT-WING
Published on 16:23 GMT
PARIS, FRANCE — Looking like it was forged in apocalyptic fires, the diabolical ironclad beetle has a formidable reputation for being able to withstand being stabbed or run over by a car. Now scientists have found a jigsaw-like mechanism in their …Source: CTV News – NEUTRAL
Published on 20:56 GMT
Posted By: Robin-Ivan Capar 24. October 2020 A June study showed that Norwegian people trust scientists. Judges and lawyers also enjoy great confidence among the general population. As many as 85% of Norwegians say that they have great confidence in …Source: Norway Today – NEUTRAL
Published on 13:15 GMT
Cultural figures, scientists, media and MPs call on Cabinet, parliament to return funding for Archive of National Memory
KYIV. Oct 24 (Interfax-Ukraine) –Representatives of culture, science, media and MPs call for the return of funding for the Archive of National Memory. “In an open appeal to the Verkhovna Rada and the Cabinet of Ministers, the public and …Source: Interfax – Ukraine – NEUTRAL
Published on 19:24 GMT
SPOKANE, WASH. — Scientists in Washington state have discovered the first nest of so-called murder hornets in the United States and plan to wipe it out Saturday to protect native honeybees, officials said. The process of how scientists discovered the nest …Source: CTV News – NEUTRAL
Published on 12:58 GMT
New Delhi | October 24, 2020 4:07:07 pm With increasing field of work, focused new-age courses are new and lucrative options for freshers. (Express photo by Abhinav Saha/ Representational)— Written by VE Annamalai Most of the top-scoring students in …
Published on 15:34 GMT
Damascus, SANA- The competitions of the Syrian Science Olympiad for 2020 -2021 in the subjects of math, physics and IT kicked off at the school level on Saturday with the participation of 6,235 from the 10th grade students from the Syrian provinces. The …Source: SANA – GOV’T PROPAGANDA
Published on 20:46 GMT
CHICAGO — Part scary, part family friendly. A limited Halloween exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry gives you both. Boo Fest has rooms full of things that will scare the heck out of the little ones and some that won’t. And what would the Museum …Source: WGN 9 – Illinois – NEUTRAL
Published on 12:52 GMT
FILE- A studentÕs temperature is taken at an elementary school in Smithfield, R.I., Oct. 8, 2020. Researchers once feared that school reopenings might spread the coronavirus through communities. But so far there is little evidence that itÕs happening. ( …
Published on 17:00 GMT
A dead specimen of Vespa mandarinia, aka the Asian Giant Hornet, aka the Murder Hornet, collected by entomologists from the Washington State Department of Agriculture this past July. Image: Karen Ducey (Getty Images) Entomologists in Washington have …Source: Gizmodo – NEUTRAL
Published on 12:27 GMT
A scientist whose modelling led to the original lockdown in March has warned that people will die as a result of getting infected with Covid on Christmas Day. Professor Neil Ferguson told the BBC Radio 4 Today programme: “It risks some transmission and …Source: Wales Online – NEUTRAL
Published on 15:14 GMT
Dodgers vs. Rays odds, line: 2020 World Series Game 4 picks, predictions from data scientists on 122-66 run
The Los Angeles Dodgers, leading the best-of-seven series 2-1, take on the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 4 of the 2020 World Series on Saturday night. After a loss in Game 2, the Dodgers bounced back with a Game 3 win on Friday, putting the pressure back on the …Source: CBS New York – NEUTRAL
Published on 18:06 GMT
Remember “murder hornets”? You know, the two-inch long wasps that stoked unreasonable fear in people all around the United States. Well, scientists in the U.S. have located the first nest of the invasive species in Blaine, Wash. and they plan …Source: Mashable – NEUTRAL
Published on 14:29 GMT
A leading scientist has said that it will be a “political judgment” whether Covid-19 restrictions will be eased to allow everyone to have a ‘normal’ Christmas. Professor Neil Ferguson, whose modelling led to the original lockdown in March …Source: Chronicle Live – NEUTRAL—–
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