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Coronavirus

On Oct 9, 2020
@ScienceInsider shared
RT @7homaslin: Beautiful an devastating. How scientists are studying the SARS-CoV-2 virus in atomic detail, by the great @carlzimmer in @NYTScience: https://t.co/wPXSg57tCe
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The Coronavirus Unveiled

The Coronavirus Unveiled

Scientists around the world have captured detailed images of the coronavirus.

On Oct 7, 2020
@guardian shared
Top US immunologist quits health role over Trump Covid response https://t.co/mFjnM5Hzgm
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Top US immunologist quits health role over Trump Covid response

Top US immunologist quits health role over Trump Covid response

Dr Rick Bright says administration ‘ignores scientific expertise and overrules public health guidance’

On Oct 8, 2020
@swajones shared
Republican senator says 'democracy isn't the objective' of US system https://t.co/Y76hFjGYeX
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Republican senator says 'democracy isn't the objective' of US system

Republican senator says 'democracy isn't the objective' of US system

Mike Lee makes inflammatory declaration in morning tweet after claiming US ‘is not a democracy’ during Wednesday debate

On Oct 12, 2020
@IHME_UW shared
RT @uwmnewsroom: Model by @IHME_UW projects that daily deaths in the US will peak at about 2,300 in mid-January. For comparison, Friday's US death toll was 990, according to Johns [email protected] https://t.co/WGGIIQY1tQ
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US sees highest number of daily coronavirus cases since August

US sees highest number of daily coronavirus cases since August

The recent uptick in coronavirus cases across the United States has emergency physicians fearing it could represent the start of a "dreaded second wave."

On Oct 7, 2020
@HarvardChanSPH shared
TOMORROW at 11:30 AM ET: Join @ForumHSPH for a Facebook Live Q&A with @yhgrad on the #coronavirus pandemic. Send your questions to @ForumHSPH or @pritheworld. https://t.co/BImtNSa1JN https://t.co/MZLRRRCMt3
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The Coronavirus Pandemic

The Coronavirus Pandemic

Facebook Live Q&A with Yonatan Grad, Assistant Professor in the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly by The ...

On Oct 13, 2020
@AP shared
In their first, and potentially only debate of the campaign, U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and Democratic challenger Amy McGrath fought over the federal response to COVID-19, the Supreme Court nomination and the Republican incumbent's record. https://t.co/up334UwUXh
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McConnell, McGrath spar over federal response to coronavirus

McConnell, McGrath spar over federal response to coronavirus

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s opponent accused him of failing the country with the lack of another coronavirus relief package, while the Republican incumbent described himself as ...

On Oct 8, 2020
@AP shared
@AP_Politics President Trump’s campaign proposes delaying the two remaining presidential debates by one week to ensure the debates can take place in-person, rather than virtually, after Trump’s coronavirus diagnosis. https://t.co/SYOeXjFVJQ
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The Latest: Biden’s latest coronavirus test is negative

The Latest: Biden’s latest coronavirus test is negative

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Joe Biden’s presidential campaign says the Democratic nominee tested negative for...

On Oct 8, 2020
@guardianworld shared
Trump's Afghanistan withdrawal announcement takes US officials by surprise https://t.co/IHruN6nVlq
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Trump's Afghanistan withdrawal announcement takes US officials by surprise

Trump's Afghanistan withdrawal announcement takes US officials by surprise

Tweet calling for troops’ return by Christmas puts peace negotiations in jeopardy and was greeted enthusiastically by the Taliban