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WHO Says New Covid-19 Cases Continuing To Outpace Vaccination Efforts 

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced this week that the Covid-19 virus is still spreading at a faster rate than the vaccines are being distributed. With the recent creation of the G7 vaccine, the WHO is hoping to share a billion doses with poorer nations who haven’t had access the way that the US has. 
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US Must Vaccinate More People To Avoid Covid Variant From Becoming Dominant, Fauci Says 

US health officials are trying to get more and more Americans vaccinated everyday to keep Delta, a Covid-19 variant first identified in India, from proliferating and becoming the dominant strain infecting individuals across the country. 

German Scientists Claim They Can Improve Covid Vaccines To Further Prevent Blood Clots 

A team of scientists in Germany believe that they have figured out why an increased number of individuals have experienced blood clots after receiving the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccines. 
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US Space Force Launches Satellite That Can Detect Missiles

The US Space Force launched a billion-dollar missile-detection satellite into orbit this week. After a minor 24-hour delay due to faulty temperature checks, the United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket lifted off from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Space Force Station at 1:37 p.m. E.T. on Tuesday. 

Why Modern Drug-Testing Methods Lack Accuracy And Morality

Modern toxicology methods have grown to be outdated and too generalized, which is why experts like Ted W. Simon are dedicated to educating people on the issue, as well as finding more accurate ways to test for drugs or alcohol.

“The new approach methodologies are also subject to misuse. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) located in Lyons, France has begun to use the results of HTS in a highly inappropriate way to label chemicals as carcinogenic. IARC’s designation of the herbicide glyphosate as a ‘carcinogen’ is an example.” Simon believes this designation is actually a move to spur the political leaders of France to ban genetically modified organisms. Read more…