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Scales from tens of thousands of pangolins, scientists estimate, were seized in the last three years. via @NatGeo
If the coronavirus can't be contained, efforts will have to move to mitigating its effects. via @guardian
Some experimental Alzheimer's drugs failed to slow or stop cognitive decline in people genetically destined to develop dementia. via @nytimes
Megafires can prime land for mega mudslides. In Australia, scientists are working to locate when and where slides might occur. via @NPR
Stream “Rise of the Mammals,” timed to @sciencemagazine ’s announcement of @DenverMuseumNS’s discovery of life on Earth after the #asteroid , on @PBS NOW: A NOVA production by for @Tangled_Bank_ @wgbh #RiseoftheMammalsPBS
No link w/ autism—not to mercury, thimerosal, or any vaccines—has been found. #vaccinesNOVA
The fanged, cat-sized deer relative—also known as the Vietnam mouse-deer—was last spotted in 1990, when researchers acquired a dead specimen from a hunter.
Dark chocolate can dramatically improve memory skills that people lose with age. #NOVAnext