August 2016

Exhausted Nathan Lyon can’t break through in Australia’s series of toil

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It was his second-last over of the day. Nathan Lyon came in from around the wicket, wide on the crease, the ball angling in to pitch near the line of … Read More >>

How do pandas, birds, pigs and seals get the flu?

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Every year we are reminded of the important impact that Influenza A virus (aka ‘the flu’) has on human health. Most workplaces now offer free flu vaccinations in recognition of … Read More >>

El Chapo: Mexico officials confirm son of drug lord Joaquin Guzman kidnapped from restaurant

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A son of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was among a group of people kidnapped from a restaurant in the Pacific Mexican tourist resort of Puerto Vallarta this … Read More >>

Why is polio so hard to beat?

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For just more than two years, Nigerian health officials have been celebrating a country free of the paralyzing effects of the poliovirus. The achievement is yet another a step toward … Read More >>