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— Dominic Watt, Senior Lecturer In Forensic Speech Science, University Of York (The Conversation) (7/2) Jul 04, 2020
The science of how you sound when you talk through a face mask
"The great face mask debate has been had, and most people agree that it’s a good idea to wear one to prevent the spread of COVID-19. And for as long as we do not have a vaccine, we can foresee that advice from national governments and the World Health Organization to wear one will be in place for some time."
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I’m director-general of the WHO. The U.S. is turning its back on global health.
"We recognize that everyone has the right to health, to accurate and timely information about health threats, and to share in scientific advances — including covid-19 vaccines. We also recognize that ethnic minority groups are more likely to suffer co-morbidities such as heart disease, hypertension, diabetes and obesity, and are more likely to lack affordable heath care, multiplying their risk of death."
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SEC filing indicates big data provider Palantir is raising $961M, $550M of it already secured
"Palantir, the secretive big data and analytics provider that works with governments and other public and private organizations to power national security, health and a variety of other services, has reportedly been eyeing up a public listing this autumn. But in the meantime it’s also continuing to push ahead in the private markets."
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