Category: Science

New Vaccine Incentives, Surplus Dose Shipments, and More Coronavirus News

New incentives boost vaccinations, the US starts sending out surplus doses, and the EU begins using Covid travel certificates. Here’s what you should know: Want to receive this weekly roundup and other...

You Need to Weigh Some Water. All You’ve Got Is a Paper Clip

Let's suppose you need to measure the mass of some water, and you want to construct a scale to do it. But you are in a normal house filled with normal stuff....

The Sneaky, Lying Flower That Pretends to Be a Rotting Beetle

It was the butterflies that tipped them off. Thomas Rupp, a PhD student in ecology at the Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg, was walking through a mountain forest with his teammates near Athens,...

Wait, Vaccine Lotteries Actually Work?

United Airlines would very much like people to start flying on airplanes again. They stopped during the pandemic—nearly 10 times as many people flew in the United States on Memorial Day...

NASA Delays James Webb Space Telescope Launch Again

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SpaceX Plans Floating Ocean Spaceport for 2022

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The UK Has a Plan for a New ‘Pandemic Radar’ System

Rivers’ and George’s proposal was read by the right people. Five days after President Joe Biden’s inauguration, the new administration committed to creating a National Center for Epidemic Forecasting and Outbreak Analytics....
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