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Health - UK coronavirus mutant set to become dominant strain in the United States
UK coronavirus mutant set to become dominant strain in the United States
The coronavirus strain named B.1.1.7, discovered in the UK in December, is set to become the dominant strain in the United States. B.1.1.7 is more contagious and has genetic mutations that help it to spread faster among people.   Experts estimate that the variant currently causes less than...
Health - A more acidic ocean might make more sea creatures glow in the dark
A more acidic ocean might make more sea creatures glow in the dark
Scientists have reported that some bioluminescent organisms might get brighter, while some might lose their brightness due to the increasing effects of climate change.   The report was shared at the virtual annual meeting of the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology. PH's effect on...