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07-27-2021
Wildfire smoke could cause a surge in coronavirus cases
Scientists at the Desert Research Institute (DRI) have found that coronavirus cases rose by nearly 18 percent in Reno last year after wildfire smoke persisted throughout the city. The study is part of a growing collection of research that links exposure to heavy wildfire smoke with a greater risk of becoming infected with the coronavirus.  "Our results showed a substantial increase in the COVID-19 [the disease caused by the coronavirus] positivity rate in Reno during a time when we were affected by heavy wildfire smoke from California...
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08-02-2021
Changes in sea level can trigger eruptions on volcanic islands
Fluctuations in the sea level can cause eruptions on volcanic...
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08-01-2021
Rise in mental health issues as college students return to campus
A new survey from Ohio State University has concluded that...
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07-31-2021
Your risk of food poisoning is greater at night
The body’s ability to fight off food poisoning depends on...
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07-30-2021
Testosterone does not have an influence on success
While higher testosterone is associated with greater athletic success, a...
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07-29-2021
Dangers of deep sea mining could soon be realized
Commercial deep sea mining is scheduled to begin within two...
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07-29-2021
Lost crab species rediscovered in Sierra Leone
An ambitious plan is underway to rediscover species that are...
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07-28-2021
Dementia cases expected to triple over the next three decades
New data from several groups of researchers warns that the...
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07-28-2021
Rainfall will become harder to predict with climate change
As global warming occurs and the climate starts to shift,...
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07-28-2021
Reaching carbon neutrality will not be easy in California
Part of California’s plan to reach carbon neutrality by 2045...
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07-27-2021
Scientists issue new warning on climate crisis
The COVID-19 pandemic gave us a small glimpse into a...
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07-27-2021
Air pollution from everyday products is deadlier than previously realized
Air pollution from common everyday products is killing up to...
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07-27-2021
Second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine is far more powerful
A study from Stanford Medicine is shedding new light on...
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