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World Leaders Say IMF Should Accommodate Climate Change

November 16, 2022

The United Nations says an IMF overhaul should focus on global warming. Proponents say that a shift is needed since world conditions have changed so much since the IMF began. The IMF was founded in 1945 to help stabilize nations through loans and grants. […]

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Lifestyle News

Bicycle Hearses Come to France for Greener Funerals

November 11, 2022

France’s first bicycle hearse has come to the streets of Paris. A local undertaker has modified her bike to meet legal specifications for body transportation. The funeral industry arose in the 19th century amid the Civil War. […]

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Health News

Patient Plays Saxophone during Brain Tumor Operation

October 28, 2022

A patient in Rome played his saxophone during awake brain surgery. Doctors asked him to perform in order to gauge their progress on excising a tumor from his brain. Awake craniotomies are common medical practice. […]

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Health News

Black Death Survivors Helped Shape Modern Immunity

October 27, 2022

Bubonic plague survivors’ genes still influence us today. A study of how germs affect human history shows that our ancestors’ plague immunity is involved in modern disease susceptibility. The Black Death’s strength owed to a mutation 100 years earlier. […]

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