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Tiny Llama Antibodies Might Offer Hope for COVID Treatment Read Newsmax: Tiny Llama Antibodies Might Offer Hope for COVID Treatment | Newsmax.com Urgent: Your Heart Attack Risk Determined Online – More Info

Llamas have unique antibodies that are so tiny they can bind to the proteins of the coronavirus preventing their spread. Scientists are hoping to harness the power of these antibodies to prevent the virus from infecting humans. According to NBC News, researchers...

AI Sweeps Human Pilot in DARPA Dogfight Simulation

A human pilot was swept 5-0 in dogfight simulations against artificial intelligence, which is being hailed as a victory for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The goal of the trial was to give pilots confidence in the future of AI commanding...

AstraZeneca Denies Fast-Tracking Vaccine for White House

Pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca says it has not had any discussions with any U.S. government officials about an emergency use authorization for its coronavirus vaccine, Politico reports. The company's statement comes a day after the Financial...

AstraZeneca Denies Fast-Tracking Vaccine for White House

Pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca says it has not had any discussions with any U.S. government officials about an emergency use authorization for its coronavirus vaccine, Politico reports. The company's statement comes a day after the Financial...

Abbott Labs Launches 5-Minute Point of Care COVID-19 Test

Abbott Laboratories is unveiling a coronavirus test that can tell if someone is infected in as little as 5 minutes, and is so small and portable it can be used in almost any healthcare setting. The medical-device maker plans to supply 50,000 tests a day starting April...

FDA Shuts Down Home Tests for Coronavirus

The U.S. Food and Administration has shut down sales of at-home coronavirus kits, according to USA Today. Critics caution these tests might be unreliable, while those in favor say the test kits could save valuable time and resources. But for the time being,...

Canada’s Last Intact Ice Shelf Collapses Due to Warming

Much of Canada's remaining intact ice shelf has broken apart into hulking iceberg islands thanks to a hot summer and global warming, scientists said. Canada's 4,000-year-old Milne Ice Shelf on the northwestern edge of Ellesmere Island had been the country's last...