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New CDC data illuminates threats to youth mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic | CDC Online Newsroom

New CDC analyses, released today, shed additional light on the mental health of U.S. high school students during the COVID-19 pandemic, including a disproportionate level of threats some students faced. According to the new data, in 2021, more than a third (37%) of high school students reported experiencing poor mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic, …

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Scientists aim to unlock the secrets of semiconductors

Magnetic excitation waves penetrate the nickel oxide material whether it is in a superconducting state or not. It is another indication of how unconventional superconductors carry electricity without loss. SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory scientists embedded elementary particles called muons in a nickel oxide multilayer superconductor to learn more about its magnetic properties. They discovered that …

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How Ani Liu brilliantly disguises her art as science

This profile is part of the Culture Shifters series, which highlights the people who are changing the way we think about the world around us. Read about archivist Maya Cade, Internet stars Keyon Elkins and Drew Afualo, rapper Latashá, music historian Katelina Eccleston, filmmaker Alika Tengan, artist Kay Rufai, and actors Rhoyle Ivy King and …

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Science managers discuss ways to address issues and specific technology needs of states

Top science managers in ministries and departments discussed ways science ministries can address issues and specific technology needs of states and ways to strengthen centre-state coordination for the nation’s socio-economic development. The Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, Prof. AK Sood, emphasized the need for adequate investment in research and development by the …

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From the deep sea to space, tourism now reaches the ends of the Earth

article SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base carrying the SAOCOM 1A and ITASAT 1 satellites, seen during a long exposure on October 7, 2018 near Santa Barbara, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images) As the Dalai Lama said, “Once a year, go somewhere you’ve never been before” — and a new …

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CDC updates COVID-19 guidance to help public better protect themselves and understand risk | CDC Online Newsroom

Today, the CDC is updating its COVID-19 guidance to help people better understand the risk, how to protect themselves and others, what actions to take if exposed to COVID-19, and what actions to take if they are sick or are positive for the virus. COVID-19 continues to circulate globally, however, with so many tools at …

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Associate Director Jim Cowen – Statement on NAEP 2022 Long-Term Trend Results | News

WASHINGTON, Sept. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jim Cowen, executive director of the Collaborative for Student Success, released the following statement in response to the 2022 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 9-year long-term trend results. Findings released today from the Long Term Trend (LTT) Results of the National Assessment of Educational Progress 2022 for …

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