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Simulation: Here’s how herd immunity works

Simulation: Here’s how herd immunity works

NPR | 
When you click "Run Simulation" [below], you are witnessing how a disease can spread through a population and how increased ...
Could vaccines accelerate the evolution of more dangerous mutant COVID variants?

Could vaccines accelerate the evolution of more dangerous mutant COVID variants?

NPR | 
Some scientists have argued that it would be better to use the scarce vaccines to give first doses to as ...
dna sequencing genes

Genetics of height: It may be too complex for scientists to crack the code

KQED | 
[W]hen the human genome was sequenced, scientists like [Joel Hirschhorn, a geneticist at Boston Children’s Hospital and the Broad Institute] ...
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