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2021
September
15,
2021
| 15:27 PM America/New_York
Millions of unemployed Americans lost pandemic-related jobless benefits as of Labor Day – just as surging cases of coronavirus slow the pace of hiring. ...
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August
20,
2021
| 13:22 PM America/New_York
Scientists have a big problem when trying to find DNA in dinosaur fossils. DNA deteriorates and ultimately disintegrates after about 7 million years - and the last dinosaur died more than 65 million years ago. ...
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August
13,
2021
| 10:01 AM America/New_York
The Biden administration is likely celebrating a better-than-expected jobs report, which showed surging employment and wages. However, for millions of working Americans, being employed doesn’t guarantee a living income. ...
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August
06,
2021
| 08:54 AM America/New_York
The risk of COVID-19 associated with travel is largely determined by how you will travel, where you’re going, who will be there and what you will do there. ...
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August
03,
2021
| 08:33 AM America/New_York
Bob Moses, who died on July 25, was a pioneering civil rights organizer who found his life's work in helping Black students learn math. ...
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July
13,
2021
| 08:40 AM America/New_York
Although the two spacecraft launched in July 2021 will not reach orbit, the accomplishment of reaching space in private spacecraft is a major milestone in the history of humanity.  ...
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July
06,
2021
| 08:10 AM America/New_York
Recent studies found that about half of the people we surveyed indicated that their upcoming weekend trip felt like it would end as soon as it started. ...
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June
16,
2021
| 08:41 AM America/New_York
There are healthy ways to manage body anxiety and cultivate a positive body image while reemerging from the pandemic. ...
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May
14,
2021
| 13:57 PM America/New_York
Through interviews, surveys and conversations with farmers, we have documented how household expenses like access to health care and child care undercut investments that could increase food production across the United States. ...
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May
05,
2021
| 08:07 AM America/New_York
The United States is the only wealthy nation that doesn’t guarantee paid leave to mothers after they give birth or adopt a child. The vast majority of Americans would like to see that change. ...
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April
21,
2021
| 09:54 AM America/New_York
Ohio State law professor Ric Simmons says the guilty verdicts in the Chauvin trial are extraordinary because past incidents of police lethal use of force against unarmed civilians have generally not resulted in criminal convictions. ...
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March
26,
2021
| 10:27 AM America/New_York
At a time when the nation is weary of hearing “no, you can’t,” we believe that thinking in terms of harm reduction – offering safer but not necessarily risk-free alternatives – is crucial. ...
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February
16,
2021
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
Professor Donna Y. Ford – who has been a consultant for Black families thinking about sending their gifted children to college early – argues that public schools are holding back Black talent. ...
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January
31,
2021
| 12:16 PM America/New_York
Reliance on fear for public health messaging now could further erode trust in public health officials and scientists at a critical juncture. ...
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2020
November
20,
2020
| 08:27 AM America/New_York
144 Ohio State researchers have written 301 articles for The Conversation. Earlier this month, Ohio State faculty passed a milestone: Their contributions had received more than 10 million reads. ...
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September
14,
2020
| 10:53 AM America/New_York
Building public trust in immunizations requires more than a pledge from vaccine manufacturers, an Ohio State expert says. It will take action by Congress to create a "coronavirus social safety net." ...
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August
18,
2020
| 13:48 PM America/New_York
As a new school year gets underway, here are tips that teachers and families can follow to curb the problems with remote learning due to COVID-19. ...
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August
08,
2020
| 10:18 AM America/New_York
Nowhere has the change in sound been more noticeable than at houses of worship. The voices of congregants praying, chanting and singing has been quietened in churches, mosques and temples. Instead, congregants have had to work in new acoustic setting...
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July
20,
2020
| 07:19 AM America/New_York
To get the COVID-19 pandemic under control and keep it from flaring up again, contact tracing is critical, but persuading everyone who tests positive to share where they’ve been and with whom relies on trust and cooperation. ...
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