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The Parasite on the Playground

But the risk is not evenly shared: Poor and minority populations are more often exposed. The rate among African

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‘Smart Thermometers’ Track Flu Season in Real Time

A company making “smart thermometers” that upload body temperatures to its website claims to be tracking this year’s flu

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A Wallaby Hopped Across Sydney Harbour Bridge Through Traffic

Two Australian icons came together early on Tuesday morning in Sydney, as a wallaby hopped across the Harbour Bridge

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After Surgery in the Womb, a Baby Kicks Up Hope

On Sept. 27, as a six-month-old fetus, he underwent experimental surgery while still in his mother’s womb to treat

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C.D.C. Postpones Session Preparing U.S. for Nuclear War

Photo An air raid drill in a school in Baltimore in 1951. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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To Get Medicaid in Kentucky, Many Will Have to Work. Advocates for the Poor Say They Will Sue.

Roughly 500,000 adults have joined Kentucky’s Medicaid rolls since the state expanded the program under the Affordable Care Act

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The Squid That Sink to the Ocean’s Floor When They Die

Photo A dead female squid whose eggs have hatched, being devoured by sea stars and a king crab in

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Uranium Miners Pushed Hard for a Comeback. They Got Their Wish.

Energy Fuels’ lobbying campaign, elements of which were first reported by The Washington Post, is part of a wider

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C.D.C. Postpones Session Preparing Us for Nuclear War

Photo An air raid drill in a school in Baltimore in 1951. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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To Get Medicaid in Kentucky, Many Will Have to Work. Advocates for the Poor Are Horrified.

Roughly 500,000 adults have joined Kentucky’s Medicaid rolls since the state expanded the program under the Affordable Care Act

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