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‘We have no choice.’ Pandemic forces polio eradication group to halt campaigns

Suspension of vaccinations expected to lead to fresh outbreaks in polio-free countries

Rootin’, poopin’ African elephants help keep soil fertile

By toppling trees and spreading dung, elephants can enrich soil depleted by cattle

White House science adviser Kelvin Droegemeier will also lead NSF—for now

Second role for head of White House science office until Senate confirms Trump’s nominee

‘Lucy’s baby’ suggests famed human ancestor had a primitive brain

New study also reveals ancient human ancestors enjoyed a long childhood

The United States leads in coronavirus cases, but not pandemic response

Conflicting messages, lack of coordination hamper efforts to curb infections

No star, no problem: Radioactivity could make otherwise frozen planets habitable

Decaying radioactive isotopes could produce enough heat to liquify water

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