Covid: 'Rash' Christmas rules 'will cost many lives'

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 15:21
Two leading medical journals say the UK's plan to ease coronavirus rules is a "blunder".
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Scotland's drug deaths rise to new record

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 13:42
The much-delayed figures show 1,264 people in Scotland died of drug misuse last year.
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High death rate 'may be starting to fall'

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 13:26
Total deaths in the UK have been 20% above normal in recent weeks, but that figure has now dropped.
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Hayabusa-2: Pieces of an asteroid found inside space capsule

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 12:48
Scientists in Japan open the Hayabusa-2 space capsule that landed just over a week ago.
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First case of coronavirus detected in wild animal

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 12:40
Experts are calling for greater surveillance of wildlife for the virus after the discovery in a wild mink.
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Coronavirus: How Europeans are preparing for Christmas and New Year

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 10:47
Measures designed to contain the coronavirus pandemic will change how millions of people celebrate.
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A68a iceberg: Science mission to investigate frozen giant

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 09:01
Scientists will send robotic vehicles under the colossal berg drifting in the South Atlantic.
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New Covid strain: How worried should we be?

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 07:47
Scientists will keep a close eye on this variant to see if it is a better spreader than others.
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New Covid strain: How worried should we be?

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 07:47
Scientists will keep a close eye on this variant to see if it is a better spreader than others.
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Covid: Twelve charts on how Covid changed our lives

Health News BBC - Tue, 12/15/2020 - 04:24
From cancelled operations to benefit claim rises, how has the pandemic impacted peoples' lives?
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