Tuesday, December 1

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Airbnb launches policy to promote animal-friendly travel

Airbnb launches policy to promote animal ...

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Today (October 3), Airbnb is taking action to protect animals by launching a new category of Animal Experiences. The new offering is guided by a premiere animal welfare policy, created in consultation with World Animal Protection.   The online marketplace is now offering more than 1,000 animal-frie ...
The race to test coronavirus antiviral drugs and vaccines is under way

The race to test coronavirus antiviral d ...

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Many labs are working on drugs to prevent or fight infection with coronavirusOliver Bunic/Bloomberg Via Getty Images AS THE number of coronavirus cases escalates, a massive research and development effort is under way, with human trials planned. What the thousands of people who already have the co... ...
No, the coronavirus wasn’t made in a lab. A genetic analysis shows it’s from nature

No, the coronavirus wasn’t made in a l ...

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The coronavirus pandemic circling the globe is caused by a natural virus, not one made in a lab, a new study says. The virus’s genetic makeup reveals that SARS-CoV-2 isn’t a mishmash of known viruses, as might be expected if it were human-made. And it has unusual features that have only recently b ...
Why don’t children seem to get very ill from the coronavirus?

Why don’t children seem to get ver ...

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Children seem to be much less affected by the coronavirusRooM the Agency/Alamy It has been widely reported that children are less likely to get severely ill and die from the new coronavirus. A recent study of 44,672 people with confirmed covid-19 infection found that children under 10 years old ma ...