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April 8th, 2021

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The Masters 2021: first round – as it happened

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Key events Show 7.40pm EDT 19:40 Read Ewan Murray’s report of day one 6.16pm EDT 18:16 Rose signs for 65 6.03pm EDT 18:03 Hole-in-one for Tommy Fleetwood! 7.11am EDT 07:11 Preamble Live feed Show 7.40pm EDT 19:40 Read Ewan Murray’s report of day one 7.34pm EDT... More »

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Covid-19: Why have deaths soared in Brazil?

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SharecloseShare pageCopy linkAbout sharingimage copyrightGetty ImagesBrazil has the second highest death toll in the world from Covid, and experts are warning that a current surge in cases may not peak for several weeks. The rapid spread of a coronavirus varia... More »

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10 Types of Study Bias

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Arrhythmia, an irregular rhythm of the heart, is common during and soon after a heart attack and can lead to early death. That’s why when anti-arrhythmia drugs became available in the early 1980s, they seemed like a major life-saving breakthrough [source: Free... More »

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What Is Time?

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In 1826, time took a strange turn in New Haven, Connecticut. According to historian Michael O’Malley, over several months, a new clock installed atop Town Hall ran slow and then fast in comparison with the clock that had set the local standard time for decades... More »

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Charlie Kirk: Time for a “Buycott”!

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One of the things I’ve learned over time is that, in sales, it is best to focus on positives rather than negatives. People are more inclined to want to spend money because something feels good than they are just to avoid something that might feel bad. That sai... More »