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Trouble in Greenland
Has the loss from Greenland’s vast ice sheet reached a tipping point?
Covid-19 therapy controversy
Is convalescent plasma really a ‘tremendous’ treatment for Covid-19?
Nyiragongo - is Goma under threat?
More than 2 million people live around this volcano, which has become more active
Covid -19 science versus politics
Are the politicians finally coming round to the scientist’s views on the way forward?
Malaria resistance breakthrough
Discovered in East Africa, the finding holds promise for completely new treatments.
Why Covid -19 vaccines may not stop transmission
They are only designed to prevent disease developing, none have been tested against spread
Are children the biggest Covid-19 spreaders?
The world’s largest study of Covid-19 transmission shows children have a major role.
Do Covid–19 mutations matter?
Results from the most detailed investigation to date into SARS –CoV-2 virus mutations
Why is there such a range in the number of deaths from Covid -19 between countries?
Nasa probe Osiris Rex lands on asteroid
Osiris Rex probe touches asteroid Bennu to sample secrets of the early solar system
Osiris Rex stows asteroid material
Successful closure of lid on Osiris Rex spacecraft
Coronavirus spreads from mink to humans
What does transmission of coronavirus from mink to humans mean for the future vaccine?
Covid-19 defeats US Marines
The virus spread amongst recruits despite a range of thorough precautions
Covid- 19 – Good news on immunity
After infection or vaccination immunity to the virus may be long lasting
Vaccines – the Covid confusion
The problems with incomplete or contradictory trial data published by press release.