Europe’s largest meat-eating dinosaur found on Isle of Wight

June 9 (Reuters) – Fossilized bones discovered on a rocky seashore on England’s Isle of Wight are the remains of a meat-eating dinosaur that may be larger than any other known from Europe, a beast that was a cousin of the biggest carnivorous dinosaur species on record. Paleontologists said on Thursday they have found parts … Read more

EU in talks for common purchase of vaccine, antiviral against monkeypox

STOCKHOLM, May 27 (Reuters) – The European Union is working on a common purchasing agreement for vaccines and antiviralsagainst monkeypox, the cases of the viral disease usually endemic to Africa gather steam in Europe and beyond. The broad consensus was reached in principle with member states for the Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Authority (HERA) … Read more

Monkeypox can be contained if we act now, WHO says

No need for mass vaccination currently, body says More data sharing needed on vaccine stockpiles Add 300 cases reported outside Africa so far GENEVA, May 27 (Reuters) – Countries should take quick steps to contain the spread of monkeypox and share data about their vaccine stockpiles, the senior World Health Organization official said on Friday. … Read more

NASA Shares Beautiful Image Of Whirlpool Galaxy, Internet Says “Can’t Divert Eyes”

The spiral galaxy was captured with Hubbles Advanced Camera for Surveys. In its 30 years of service, NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has snapped millions of photographs of intriguing events. It has captured some of the most amazing views of the universe, giving space enthusiasts’ eyes a treat. Now, one such image that appears like a … Read more

Boeing’s Starliner capsule docks with space station in uncrewed flight test

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., May 20 (Reuters) – Boeing’s (BA.N) new Starliner crew capsule docked for the first time with the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, completing a major objective in a high stakes do-over test flight into orbit without astronauts aboard. The rendezvous of the gumdrop-shaped CST-100 Starliner with the orbital research outpost, currently … Read more

WHO calls emergency meeting as monkeypox cases top 100 in Europe

A section of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey, that had been infected with monkeypox virus, is seen at 50X magnification on day four of rash development in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Cases in nine European countries, North America, Australia … Read more

Massachusetts identifies first 2022 U.S. case of monkeypox infection

An electron microscopic (EM) image shows mature, oval-shaped monkeypox virus particles as well as crescents and spherical particles of immature virions, obtained from a clinical human skin sample associated with the 2003 prairie dog outbreak in this undated image obtained by Reuters on May 18, 2022. Cynthia S. Goldsmith, Russell Regnery/CDC/Handout via REUTERS Register now … Read more

Coronavirus may be linked to cases of severe hepatitis in children

A firefighter from the Marins-Pompiers of Marseille (Marseille Naval Fire Battalion) administers a nasal swab to a child at a testing site for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Marseille, France, September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register May 16 (Reuters) – The following is a summary of some recent … Read more

Social media under scrutiny after teens flood downtown Chicago, 1 killed

Social media played a role in teens causing chaos in Chicago over the weekend A violent weekend is reviving questions about the role of social media in crime. CHICAGO – A violent weekend is reviving questions about the role of social media in crime. Before a teenager was shot and killed near Millennium Park, Chicago … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Maker of Walmart, Amazon store-brand infant formulas expects shortages through rest of 2022

NEW YORK, May 13 (Reuters) – Perrigo Company PLC (PRGO.N), which makes store-brand baby formulas for retailers including Walmart Inc (WMT.N) and Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) expects shortages and heightened demand to last for the “balance of the year,” said CEO Murray Kessler in an interview with Reuters. Perrigo’s formula manufacturing facilities in Ohio and Vermont … Read more