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European tourists quarantined in Mongolia after two die of bubonic plague

European tourists quarantined in Mongolia after two die of bubonic plague

Tourists and residents in the Mongolian city of Ulgii have been stranded for almost a week by a quarantine put in place...
New quantum physics experiment suggests that reality isn’t objective

New quantum physics experiment suggests that reality isn’t objective

As far as quantum physics goes, there may be no such thing as a shared objective reality. A new...
Armed robbers steal at least $30 million of gold and precious metals in Sao Paulo airport heist

Armed robbers steal at least $30 million of gold and precious metals in Sao...

Gunmen in Brazil have stolen 750kg (1,650lbs) of gold estimated to be worth at least $30m (£24m). A group...
US students continue to fall behind their pees in Europe and East Asia in reading, maths and science

US students continue to fall behind their pees in Europe and East Asia in...

Global test results released Tuesday evaluating 15-year-olds’ academic performance in reading, math, and science again showed American students lagging behind their counterparts...
Hospitals gather supplies and prepare their staff as Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida coast

Hospitals gather supplies and prepare their staff as Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida coast

Some of the nation’s largest investor-owned hospitals are working to gather supplies and prepare for Hurricane Dorian, which is rapidly approaching the...