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Covid-19 May Worsen the Antibiotic Resistance Crisis

Wired - Thu, 04/23/2020 - 04:00
The disease can't be treated with these drugs, but antibiotic use is rising anyway, in ICUs and among the worried well.
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How to Grieve and Support Others During a Pandemic

Wired - Thu, 04/23/2020 - 04:00
What can you do for a friend when you can't give them a hug? We talked to some experts to find out.
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Farmers Are Dumping Milk, Even as People Go Hungry. Here's Why

Wired - Thu, 04/23/2020 - 04:00
About half of the nation's food is typically consumed in group settings like restaurants and schools. Quickly rerouting the supply chain isn't easy.
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Judge Dredd Foreshadowed Our Covid Reality

Wired - Thu, 04/23/2020 - 04:00
It’s not the first time the comic serial has proven prophetic.
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Those Damn Denominators: The Messy Mathematics of Covid-19

Wired - Thu, 04/23/2020 - 04:00
Math used to be a comfort zone for me in times of confusion. Not anymore.
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Bronze Age warriors developed sophisticated sword-fighting techniques

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 04/23/2020 - 03:26
British researchers studied Bronze Age weapons and modern-day relics to study fighting styles and how they evolved 3,000 years ago.
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Five-year-old children are inherently sexist, study claims

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 04/22/2020 - 21:15
Hostile sexist views decrease with age for boys and girls - but more benevolent, patronising but well-meaning sexist views stick around in boys until age 11 at least, a new US study suggests.
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Researchers discover rare iPhone flaw that allows hackers to access Apple's iOS remotely

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 04/22/2020 - 20:57
According to a report from the security firm ZecOps which was first highlighted by Motherboard , a pair of flaws uncovered in Apple's current iOS 13 have been exploited by hackers 'in the wild.'
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Researchers want social media platforms to archive COVID-19 misinformation to study public health

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 04/22/2020 - 19:25
Organizations have signed an open latter to ask social media and content-sharing platforms like to preserve information on COVID-19 that is deemed to be misleading even after it's been taken down
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Filter coffee drinkers are 15 per cent less likely to die from a heart attack, study shows 

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 04/22/2020 - 17:00
Preparing your morning brew using a filter-based approached is best to avoid heart problems and lower cholesterol - and is better for you than not drinking coffee, European researchers found.
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