UK universities comply with China internet limits
But universities reject that tests on online learning in China are accepting "censorship".
reddit | UK | 35 secs ago
 
THC Prevents Lethal Symptoms Of Lung Disease Associated With Viruses in Mice
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) is a life-threatening complication that can ensue following Staphylococcus aureus infection. The enterotoxin produced by these bacteria (SEB) acts as a superantigen thereby activating a large proportion of T ...
reddit | Science | 5 mins ago
 
Australia suspends extradition agreement with Hong Kong in response to new security law
Prime Minister also announces an extension of visas for Hong Kong resident's
telegraph | Top Stories | 11 mins ago
 
Quibi reportedly lost 90 percent of early users after their free trials expired
The struggle is real for Quibi.
reddit | Entertainment | 17 mins ago
 
Palace letters: Queen's secret correspondence about Gough Whitlam's dismissal to be released 14 July
Correspondence between Queen and former governor-general Sir John Kerr to be released in full after Prof Jenny Hocking’s lengthy battle
theguardian | World | 35 mins ago
 
Trump Is ‘Looking At’ Banning TikTok According to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the administration is “looking at” the possibility of banning a range of Chinese apps.
According to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the administration is “looking at” the possibility of banning a range of Chinese apps.
reddit | Technology | 36 mins ago
 
Bystander Effect, once thought to show moral decay in urban America, discovered in rats
To investigate whether the classic bystander effect is unique to humans, the effect of bystanders on rat helping was studied. In the presence of rats rendered incompetent to help through pharmacological treatment, rats were less likely to help due to ...
reddit | Science | 36 mins ago
 
Quibi hoped for 7.5 million subscribers in year one. An analyst says it’s at 72,000.
Sensor Tower says that only 8% of the people who signed up for free trials have stuck around when it comes time to pay.
reddit | Entertainment | 36 mins ago
 
No joke: 77% of comedy venues in UK face closure within a year, finds survey
Fears sector will be overlooked in allocation of £1.57bn of coronavirus emergency arts funding
theguardian | Top Stories | 40 mins ago
 
Melania Trump statue set on fire in Slovenia
Wooden likeness of US first lady is removed after being damaged during 4 July celebration weekend
theguardian | Top Stories | 40 mins ago
 
New Zealand police to patrol quarantine hotels after breakouts
Move comes after two people absconded from quarantine, including a man later found to have Covid-19
theguardian | Science | 55 mins ago
 
Coronavirus: US soars past 3m cases after 1m added within a month
Warning ‘serious situation’ in months ahead, Anthony Fauci faces criticism from Donald Trump as president lashes out
independent | World | 1 hrs ago
 
Funeral costs rise despite 'pauper' ceremonies
Two thirds of UK councils increase costs for cremation ceremonies during the pandemic.
bbc | Top Stories | 1 hrs ago
 
Ruby Rose Reacts To Javicia Leslie’s Casting As New Batwoman In the CW Series
Shortly after God Friended Me co-star 
reddit | Entertainment | 1 hrs ago
 
America is running short on masks, gowns and gloves. Again.
Health-care workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic are encountering shortages of masks, gowns, face shields and gloves - a frustrating recurrence of a struggle that haunted the first months of the crisis. Nurses say they are reusing ...
reddit | World | 1 hrs ago
 
Rufous hummingbirds can use numerical order to figure out which flower in line is the juiciest.
Tiny flyers show a concept of "numerical order" rarely seen in the wild
reddit | Science | 1 hrs ago
 
The Unsolved Mysteries Reboot Is Already Getting Credible Tips From Viewers
Within a week of its release, binge-watchers submitted almost two dozen "credible tips" about three of the cases featured on the series.
reddit | Entertainment | 1 hrs ago
 
New records show Google, Microsoft, and Amazon have thousands of previously unreported military and law enforcement contracts
Rank-and-file tech employees have pressured their employers to drop military contracts in recent years.
reddit | Technology | 1 hrs ago
 
George Floyd told officers 'I can't breathe' more than 20 times, transcripts show
Derek Chauvin, the officer kneeling on his neck, replied: ‘It takes a heck of a lot of oxygen to talk’
theguardian | World | 1 hrs ago
 
London Underground driver reveals 27 things you wouldn't know about the job
'I hate the phrase 'mind the gap'. It is burned into my brain'
mylondon | UK | 2 hrs ago
 
How one woman's stolen identity exposed exam fraud
Reports of more than 200 cases have shattered confidence in the life-defining national Gaokao exams.
bbc | World | 2 hrs ago
 
Climate change: 'Rising chance' of exceeding 1.5C global target
The chance of breaching one of the Paris accord goals in the next five years has doubled, a study says.
bbc | World | 2 hrs ago
 
An experimental drug for a rare, inherited form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) has shown promise in a phase 1/phase 2 clinical trial. The trial indicated that the experimental drug lowers levels of a disease-causing protein in people with a type of ALS, caused by mutations in the gene SOD1.
Phase 1/phase 2 trial shows evidence for safety, biological activity of tofersen; phase 3 trial underway
reddit | Science | 2 hrs ago
 
Sean Monterrosa: body-camera video raises fresh questions about police killing
Footage reveals officer fired shots before stopping his vehicle and police were uncertain whether Monterrosa was armed
theguardian | World | 2 hrs ago
 
'We cried a lot': Hong Kong family torn apart as protester seeks asylum in Australia
One resident of the city who took part in pro-democracy demonstrations feels he can never return home but hopes one day to be reunited with his family
theguardian | Top Stories | 2 hrs ago
 
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