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Statins may help older coronavirus patients avoid symptoms

The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus

Statins may help older coronavirus patients avoid symptoms

realme C3 launched online in Bangladesh

Smartphone brand realme launched its latest addition of the C series smartphone realme C3 in Bangladesh on Sunday through an online launching event.

realme C3 launched online in Bangladesh

Scientists discover new species of fungus, on Twitter

People often use social media platforms to keep themselves entertained but in a bizarre incident, scientists have discovered a new species of parasitic fungus on the micro-blogging platform Twitter

Scientists discover new species of fungus, on Twitter

Contact tracing app built by JU teacher, ex-student

A teacher and a former student of Jahangirnagar University have built a smartphone application which will help its users find out if they have come in contact with any coronavirus infected people.

Contact tracing app built by JU teacher, ex-student

Cold War nuke tests changed rainfall thousands of kms away

"The politically charged atmosphere of the Cold War led to a nuclear arms race and worldwide anxiety. Decades later, that global cloud has yielded a silver lining, in giving us a unique way to study ...

Cold War nuke tests changed rainfall thousands of kms away

Mobile internet users cross 100m: BTRC

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) on Thursday said the number of mobile internet subscribers crossed 109 million in the country as of March.

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Virus 'eminently capable' of spreading through speech: study

Microdroplets generated by speech can remain suspended in the air in an enclosed space for more than ten minutes, a study published Wednesday showed, underscoring their likely role in spreading ...

A 3D-printed coronavirus model.

Bangladeshi researchers sequence coronavirus genome

changes in the genetic sequence of the viral genomes collected from several patients will allow the monitoring of the spread of the disease within the country and between populations over time

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Terrestrial life unlikely to contaminate Mars: Study

The findings, published in the journal Nature Astronomy, can help allay some planetary protection concerns even as humans plan to land on the Red Planet.

Terrestrial life unlikely to contaminate Mars: Study

Bulgarian fossils show early arrival of Homo sapiens into Europe

Fragmentary bone fossils and a molar found in Bulgaria dated to roughly 45,000 years ago show that Homo sapiens populations swept into Europe - until then a bastion for the Neanderthals - earlier ...

Researchers engage in excavations at Bacho Kiro Cave where Homo sapiens bones dating back about 45,000 years were recovered along with a rich stone tool assemblage, animal bones, bone tools and pendants near Dryanovo, Bulgaria, in an undated picture released 11 May 2020.
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