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A world-first study has revealed how space travel can cause lower red blood cell counts, known as space anemia.

Analysis of 14 astronauts showed their bodies destroyed 54 per cent more red blood cells in space than they normally would on Earth, according to a study published in 'Nature Medicine'.

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Illustration of the planet TOI-2180 b on NASAs website.

A UC Riverside astronomer and a group of eagle-eyed citizen scientists have discovered a giant gas planet hidden from view by typical stargazing tools.

The planet, TOI-2180 b, has the same diameter as Jupiter, but is nearly three times more massive.

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Medical staff members tend to a Covid-19 patient at the intensive care unit of Cremona hospital, in Cremona, northern Italy, on January 11, 2022. LEHTIKUVA / AFP

The World Health Organization (WHO) Guideline Development Group recommended the use of two arthritis drugs called baricitinib and interleukin-6 (IL-6) in combination with corticosteroids to treat patients with severe or critical COVID-19, on Friday.

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A study by a team of Potsdam scientists found that economic growth goes down when the number of wet days and days with extreme rainfall go up.

Rich countries are most severely affected and herein the manufacturing and service sectors, according to their study now published as cover story in the renowned science journal Nature, as per the press release by Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK).

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A woman wearing a FFP2 - face mask in a shopping centre in Helsinki.

A study has found that face masks reduce the distance airborne pathogens could travel, when speaking or coughing, by more than half compared to not wearing a mask.

The research has been published in the 'Journal of Infectious Diseases'.

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Fitness+ is introducing Collections on January 10, a curated series of workouts and meditations from the Fitness+ library organized to help users reach a goal.

American tech giant Apple has recently announced a couple of new features to its Fitness Plus subscription service.

As per GSM Arena, the new features aim at making the users morning run more pleasurable.

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A new study by The Pennsylvania State University and the Terasaki Institute for Biomedical Innovation (TIBI), has devised a method to decrease the side effects of cancer drugs.

The study has been published in the 'Materials Today Chemistry Journal'.

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A person receives a COVID-19 vaccination dose at Union Station on January 7, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. LEHTIKUVA / Getty Images / AFP

The new COVID-19 Omicron variant is more transmissible than the Delta variant. However, its biological characteristics are still relatively unknown.

The study about this variant has been published in the 'Nature Journal'.

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According to new research by the University of Southern Denmark, carnivores are more likely to have cancer than herbivores.

The research has been published in the 'Nature Journal'.

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A new study examined cognitive training designed to focus on what's important while ignoring distractions can enhance the brain's information processing, enabling the ability to "learn to learn".

The research has been published in the 'Nature Journal'.

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