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Sunday, 19 September 2021 06:44

  Colonel Mamady Doumbouya (C) and his team of Guinean special forces listen as he holds talks with religious leaders at the People’s Palace in Conakry on September 14, 2021. JOHN WESSELS/AFP via...

Sunday, 19 September 2021 06:43

  Shorea smithiana, a rainforest tree vulnerable to habitat loss. Sepilok, Sabah, Malaysia. David Bartholomew, Author provided Adrian Newton, Bournemouth University One in three of the...

Sunday, 19 September 2021 06:43

  Jeshoots.com/Unsplash, CC BY-SA Vijay Sivaraman, UNSW Of the 8.2 million homes and businesses active on Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) in July 2021, 77% are now reported to be...

Saturday, 18 September 2021 06:36

  Thousands of the satellites orbiting Earth are small – like this cubical satellite seen here being released from the International Space Station. NASA, CC BY-NC Supriya Chakrabarti,...

Saturday, 18 September 2021 06:35

  Christoph Bluth, University of Bradford and Owen Greene, University of Bradford Recent tit-for-tat missile tests on the Korean peninsula have ratcheted up tensions in the region. On September...

Friday, 17 September 2021 10:49

  Instagram’s emphasis on filtered photos of bodies harms girls’ self-image. Thomas Barwick/DigitalVision via Getty Images Christia Spears Brown, University of Kentucky Facebook officials had...

Thursday, 16 September 2021 06:24

  Vulnerable devices and systems are targets. EThamPhoto/Getty Images Nir Kshetri, University of North Carolina – Greensboro Cyberattacks have hit schools and colleges harder than any other...

Wednesday, 15 September 2021 12:03

  About 1 in 9 Americans live below the poverty level. AP Photo/Lynne Sladky Elena Delavega, University of Memphis Poverty in the U.S. increased in 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic hammered...

Tuesday, 14 September 2021 06:23

  Xu Chang/Xinhua via GettyImages Edwin Kwong, The University of Melbourne; Joanna Williams, Swinburne University of Technology; Phillip Baker, Deakin University; Rob Moodie, The University of...

Tuesday, 14 September 2021 06:22

  Weeda Mehran, University of Exeter Despite what they insisted as they swept through Afghanistan, the Taliban appear to have remained largely the same since the days they ruled the roost in the...

Monday, 13 September 2021 06:14

  A Soviet soldier on guard in Afghanistan in 1988. (RIA Novosti News Agency), CC BY-SA Alexander Hill, University of Calgary As many commentators have pointed out, the withdrawal of United...

Monday, 13 September 2021 06:13

  It’s important to understand sex and eroticism in space. (Photo by Nong Vang on Unsplash) Simon Dubé, Concordia University; Dave Anctil, Université Laval; Judith Lapierre, Université Laval;...

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Friday, 10 September 2021 13:58

  Kazantseva Olga/Shutterstock Vassilios Vassiliou, University of East Anglia; Ciaran Grafton-Clarke, University of East Anglia, and Ranu Baral, University of East Anglia Two weeks after your...

Tuesday, 07 September 2021 06:31

Charlotte Thålin, Karolinska Institutet Israel was way ahead of the rest of the world when it came to COVID vaccination, so it’s not surprising that data from this corner of the Mediterranean...

Monday, 06 September 2021 06:10

  September 1, 2021 by Disha Shetty Most people who die in Gadchiroli die at home. The remote, heavily forested district in central India is among the country’s least developed areas, and reaching...

Saturday, 04 September 2021 06:22

Lightspring/Shutterstock Luke O'Neill, Trinity College Dublin The World Health Organization (WHO) has added another coronavirus variant to its list to monitor. It’s called the mu variant and...