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What was once seen as the neurological equivalent of annoying television static may have profound implications for how scientists study the brain.
BRAIN’S ‘BACKGROUND NOISE’ MAY HOLD CLUES TO PERSISTENT MYSTERIESELIZABETH LANDAUFEBRUARY 8, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
The hours he worked add up to the equivalent of more than six 40-hour workweeks.
HOW THE POLICE BANK MILLIONS THROUGH THEIR UNION CONTRACTSBY ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESS, AND AGNES CHANG, JEFF KAO AND AGNEL PHILIP, PROPUBLICAFEBRUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
Amtrak is giving a bonus, the equivalent of two hours of pay, to those who get vaccinated, the company said.
Just 24 hours after Moore started walking, he had raised the equivalent of $8,750.
CAPT. TOM MOORE DIES AFTER COVID DIAGNOSIS. THE 100-YEAR-OLD RAISED MILLIONS FOR BRITAIN'S NHS.JENNIFER HASSAN, WILLIAM BOOTHFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s still 85% effective in preventing severe symptoms, meaning people who get the J&J shot and later contract the virus could suffer the equivalent of a bad cold, rather than maybe needing to go to the hospital, or worse.
WHY YOU SHOULD GET WHICHEVER COVID-19 VACCINE YOU CANALEX FITZPATRICKFEBRUARY 2, 2021TIME
General manager Julien BriseBois had the equivalent of just a little more than one personalized Lightning jersey in money left over.
THE TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING ARE SKATING IT BACK BY SLIDING JUST UNDER THE SALARY CAPJULIAN MCKENZIEFEBRUARY 2, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The recently released 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines from the Agriculture Department remind Americans that they should consume less than 2,300 milligrams of salt a day — equivalent to about a teaspoon.
AMERICANS CAN’T CUT BACK ON SALT. ONE LIKELY REASON: PACKAGED AND PREPARED FOODS ARE FILLED WITH IT.MARLENE CIMONSJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The IHME model’s results would be averaged and weighed mathematically with the outputs of dozens of other epidemiological models, each with its own shortcomings, to achieve the modeling equivalent of the “wisdom of the crowd.”
THE HARD LESSONS OF MODELING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMICJORDANA CEPELEWICZJANUARY 28, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
What the Internet has done, among other things, is make it easy to hear from small groups of people and, at times, to elevate the voices of those small groups until they are equivalent with far larger ones.
THE COUNTRY IS BEING BUFFETED BY GROUPS THAT COULDN’T EXIST 30 YEARS AGOPHILIP BUMPJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“It simply went up, up, up, and up, into the equivalent of an Everest,” Karim says.
WE COULD KNOW SOON WHETHER VACCINES WORK AGAINST A SCARY NEW CORONAVIRUS VARIANTANTONIO REGALADOJANUARY 23, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
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