‘Mini Organs’ Reveal How the Coronavirus Ravages the Body

Researchers are rising miniature organs within the laboratory to review how the brand new coronavirus ravages the physique. Research in these organoids are revealing the virus’s versatility...

Heat and Racism Threaten Birth Outcomes for Women of Color

Rising temperatures introduced on by local weather change disproportionately threaten pregnant girls who work outdoor, who cannot entry air-con and who're Black or Hispanic, a panel of...

Do You Have What It Takes to Be an Astronaut?

As of December 4, 2019, 565 people from 41 countries have gone into house. That’s it. 565 out of greater than 7 billion of us at present on this...

Health Care Workers Don’t Want to Be Heroes

At no level in my life have I felt much less heroic than the final 5 months. And but, on or about March 2020, individuals started calling...

Air, Sea and Space: Ocean Health, Atmosphere Insights and Black Holes

That is Scientific American’s Science Discuss, posted on June 20, 2020. I’m Steve Mirsky. Three segments on this episode. We’ll hear from Adam Levy in London about...

India’s Coronavirus Refugees Are Also Development Refugees

On March 24, with solely 4 hours’ discover and no session with India’s 29 states, Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared a nationwide lockdown to halt the unfold...

Stiffer Roads Could Drive Down Carbon Emissions

While you stroll on a sandy seaside, it takes extra vitality than striding down a sidewalk—as a result of the load of your physique pushes into the...

Woman Can Eat after Stomach Is Removed

Initially printed in January 1898 Credit score: Scientific AmericanCommercial “The catalog of good achievements of surgical procedure should now embrace the operation carried out by Dr. Carl Schlatter,...

Unicorns of the Sea Reveal Sound Activities

“Bye, Buddy. I hope you discover your dad.” “Thanks, Mr. Narwhal.” In actual life, narwhals don’t converse English, just like the one bidding farewell to Will Ferrell’s character within...

The Truth about Scientific Models

As COVID-19 claims extra victims, scientific fashions make headlines. We want these fashions to make knowledgeable choices. However how can we inform whether or not a mannequin...

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