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How to Prepare for a Coronavirus Outbreak in the U.S.

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How to Prepare for a Coronavirus Outbreak in the U.S. A scanning electron microscope image of the virus that causes COVID-19 (yellow) emerging from a patient’s cells (pink). Image: NIAID-RML The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Tuesday that coronavirus could soon start spreading through American communities, …

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Coronavirus Response Shows the World May Not Be Ready for Climate-Induced Pandemics

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Coronavirus Response Shows the World May Not Be Ready for Climate-Induced Pandemics by Jennifer Zhang |February 24, 2020 The rapid spread of coronavirus has taken the global community by surprise. Photo: Studio Incendo via Flickr For weeks, the second largest economy in the world screeched to a halt. Stunned by …

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Coronavirus cuts China’s greenhouse gas emissions by a quarter

Coronavirus cuts China’s greenhouse gas emissions by a quarter

The coronavirus has wiped out at least a quarter of China’s emissions of damaging greenhouse gases in the past two weeks, scientists have found. Measures to prevent the spread of the outbreak have led to sharp drops in the burning of fossil fuels – a key cause of the climate …

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Can coronavirus save the African pangolins?

Can coronavirus save the African pangolins?

Wildlife conservationists and enthusiasts around the world have been celebrating an apparent silver lining in the latest coronavirus epidemic since the Xinhua News Agency in China reported earlier this month that researchers had found a 99% genetic match between a virus found in pangolins and the new human coronavirus. The …

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