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Six months of coronavirus: the worst is yet to come

Six months of pandemic: without a vaccine yet certain, the world may have to live with covid-19 for much longer than expected. The reality is very harsh: “What we are experiencing today is far from over. Although many countries have made progress, globally the pandemic…
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China issues yellow alert for rainstorms

China’s national observatory issued a yellow alert for rainstorms Sunday, as heavy downpours are forecast to hit vast stretches of the country. From Sunday to Monday afternoon, heavy rain and rainstorms are expected in parts of Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui…
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Thousands turn out for Gay Pride in Paris

Between 2,000 and 3,000 people turned out Saturday in Paris for a politically engaged Gay Pride march, a week after the officially scheduled event was cancelled because of coronavirus restrictions. A young, multicultural crowd marched behind a lorry bearing a banner…
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Pandemic exceeds 11 million cases worldwide

The new coronavirus pandemic caused at least 526,663 deaths worldwide and exceeded 11 million cases since the beginning of the pandemic, according to a balance made by the agency France Presse, from official sources. According to the world balance, which reflects the…
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European Union authorizes remdesivir to fight covid-19

The European Commission has provisionally authorized the sale of the antiviral medicine remdesivir for the treatment of patients with coronavirus in the European Union (EU). This decision comes, however, only after approval by the European Medicines Agency. The Community…
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Global warming may bring even more risks to fish

High temperatures have an impact on embryos and adults during the spawning phase, the most important phases for the populations of these animals The risks that an increasingly hot planet will be able to bring to fish in the oceans and rivers are much greater than…