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Cancer Deaths Fall in United States

Cancer deaths in the United States continue to decline, with lung and severe skin cancers falling the most, ABC News reported. The Journal of the National Cancer Institute published data…

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Billionaire Richard Branson Reaches Space in His Own Ship

Swashbuckling billionaire Richard Branson hurtled into space aboard his own winged rocket ship Sunday, bringing astro-tourism a step closer to reality and beating out his exceedingly richer rival Jeff Bezos.…

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Pfizer to Seek OK for 3rd Vaccine Dose

Pfizer is about to seek U.S. authorization for a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, saying Thursday that another shot within 12 months could dramatically boost immunity and maybe help…

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Moderna Testing mRNA Flu Vaccine

Moderna announced on Wednesday it was testing a flu vaccine created with mRNA technology, as the pharmaceutical giant expands its mRNA biotechnology use to other vaccines. The company used mRNA for…

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Nanotech Gives Human Body Healthy Jolt

A new nanotechnology development promises to make batteries in pacemakers obsolete and make it possible for cars driving down the street to turn on the streetlights. An international research team…

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A Skin Patch That Can Test for TB in an Hour

Tuberculosis is still a killer disease, the cause of some 1.4 million deaths a year in poor countries where testing facilities are scarce. But a new Israeli tuberculosis-detecting skin patch…

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Ransomware Attack Leaves Companies Scrambling

The inside of a computer in Jersey City, N.J. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)Businesses around the world rushed Saturday to contain a ransomware attack that has paralyzed their computer networks, a…

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World’s Thinnest Technology—Only Two Atoms Thick

Researchers from Tel Aviv University have engineered the world’s tiniest technology, with a thickness of only two atoms. The new technology provides a way for storing electric information in the…

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Dole Blueberries Recalled Due to Contamination

A limited number of cases of Dole™ Fresh Blueberries packaged in a variety of sizes are being recalled due to potential Cyclospora contamination. Though no illnesses have been reported to…

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