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Posts From Anavi Uppal

Planetary Protection: How the Ancient Moon Shielded Earth’s Atmosphere

Planetary Protection: How the Ancient Moon Shielded Earth’s Atmosphere

Image courtesy of NASA. The Moon has been the Earth’s companion since long before humans have lived on Earth. But new research shows that several billion years ago, the Moon played a far more important role. Researchers from the National

10/25 News Flash 11: Patients who had more severe COVID-19 may be the best donors for convalescent plasma therapy

10/25 News Flash 11: Patients who had more severe COVID-19 may be the best donors for convalescent plasma therapy

Researchers at Johns Hopkins have found that age, sex, and severity of disease can predict antibody levels and quality in COVID-19 survivors. Survivors can help current COVID-19 patients by donating plasma, which is the part of the blood that contains

10/18 News Flash 9: COVID-19 Is Now the Third Leading Cause of Death in the US

10/18 News Flash 9: COVID-19 Is Now the Third Leading Cause of Death in the US

Graphic by Annie Lin. COVID-19 has quickly become one of the leading causes of death in the US. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that more Americans died between March and August this year than during