New Cold Plasma Jet Set To Fight Virus

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Image shows cold physical plasma analyses at the Centre of Excellence ZIK plasmatis at the Leibniz Institute for Plasma Science and Technology e.V. (INP). (INP Greifswald/Newsflash)

Scientists could be one step closer to wiping out COVID-19 after having created a cold plasma jet which drastically limits the virus’ capabilities. A research team from the Leibniz Institute…

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COVID-19 Lockdown Almost Halved Soot Levels In Atmosphere

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Image shows the HALO research aircraft launched into an almost empty airspace during the COVID-19 lockdown in May 2020. The aircraft investigated the influence of limited mobility on air quality during the Bluesky research campaign in Germany.(DLR/Newsflash)

Lockdowns in the early summer of 2020 ensured the amount of soot in the atmosphere was almost halved, with benefits to the climate and health. The reductions in soot concentrations…

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New Jab Breakthrough Say Swiss Scientists

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Photo shows the University of Bern, in Switzerland, undated. University of Bern develops improved vector vaccine against Covid-19. (Newsflash)

Swiss scientists are testing a new COVID-19 vaccine which could lead to complete protection against different strains of the virus. The new treatment is a vector virus, like Johnson &…

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Better Therapy Hopes As Detection Dogs Sniff It Out

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Recent study by a research team from the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover (TiHo) shows that dogs previously trained with samples from SARS-CoV-2 infected individuals can recognize samples from post-COVID-19 patients. (Sebastian Meller/Newsflash)

COVID-19 detection dogs can also detect Long Covid in people, according to new research by vets in Germany. Scientists at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Hanover found that canines…

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COVID Grandpa Cured After 14 Months In Quarantine

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Muzaffer Kayasan (56) who lives in Sariyer in Istanbul, Turkey, made 78 Covid tests and all of them were positive. (Newsflash)

A leukaemia sufferer who had 85 positive COVID-19 tests has finally hugged his grandchildren after spending 14 months in quarantine. Muzaffer Kayasan, 56 - from Sariyer, in the Turkish province…

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Sueskinds Perfume Could Come To Life As German Boffins Recreate Smells From The Past

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Past scents can be recovered from scent archives by extracting molecules using a variety of different methods according to a research from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History located in the German city of Jena. (Michelle O’Reilly/Newsflash)

Fans of the novel 'Perfume' by German author Patrick Sueskind will be able to experience some of the pongs and stenches of the 18th-century world he described, after scientists revealed…

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Paranormal Spook Hunters Are Ruining Our Village

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The village of Lubbey in Izmir, Turkey, which was abandoned 30 years ago due to the lack of electricity and large agricultural lands and has become a place frequented by YouTubers in recent years due to alleged paranormal events. (Suat Inan/Newsflash)

This crumbling Turkish village has become a hotspot for ghost hunters and paranormal influencers after most of the population fled 40 years ago. The village of Lubbey, in the district…

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Austrian Boy Aged 12 Dies A Few Days After Pfizer Vaccination

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Illustrative photo for vaccine after 12-year-old died after corona vaccination in Tyrol. (Newsflash)

A 12-year-old Austrian boy has reportedly died a few days after being given the Pfizer vaccination against COVID-19. The incident took place in the western Austrian state of Tyrol when…

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