By studying the DNA of people who lived in East Asia thousands of years ago, scientists are starting to untangle how the region was populated.
Sept. 15, 2020 • ~11 min
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The COVID-19 pandemic must be managed in India in a tense economic context and with a largely privatised health system.
March 20, 2020 • ~7 min
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