Student Infected With Debilitating Virus in Undisclosed Biolab Accident

By the time a researcher who pricked her finger in Missouri reported the accident, she was already sick.


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Leaked Documents Outline DHS’s Plans to Police Disinformation

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Under the guise of counterterrorism, the government is accelerating pressure on social media companies to crack down on speech the feds deem disinformation.

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Accident With 1918 Pandemic Virus Raises Questions About Pathogen Research

Mara Hvistendahl

A researcher working with the 1918 flu virus was bit by an infected ferret and sent home to quarantine.

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AIPAC’s First Attack Ad in Midterms Hits Would-Be Squad Member Summer Lee

Akela Lacy

Internal polls show the race for the deep-blue seat tightening. The GOP and AIPAC are going for the jugular.

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Student Infected With Debilitating Virus in Undisclosed Biolab Accident

Mara Hvistendahl

By the time a researcher who pricked her finger in Missouri reported the accident, she was already sick.

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Lab That Created Risky Avian Flu Had “Unacceptable” Biosafety Protocols

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Documents obtained by The Intercept reveal disturbing biosafety lapses and troubling gaps in oversight by government agencies.

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Nobel Laureates Press Egypt to Free Alaa Abd El Fattah, Writer on Hunger Strike, Before COP27

Robert Mackey

Nobel winners have urged world leaders to use their remarks at the COP27 climate conference in Egypt to press for the release of political prisoners, including Alaa Abd El Fattah.

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Israel’s Far-Right Kingmakers Draw on U.S. Funding — Despite Terror Classifications

Daniel Boguslaw

Even as some in D.C. have expressed concern about the figures in Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition, little is done about the tax-exempt U.S. supporters of Israel’s far right.

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