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Living near a busy road can raise risk of premature death by 20 percent

Living near a busy road can raise risk of premature death by 20 percent

NEW YORK — Living near a busy road can increase the risk of premature death by a fifth, according to new research. Scientists from New York University say people exposed to above average levels of air pollution were 20 percent more likely to die over the next 14 years, mainly from cardiovascular disease. The study …

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Mets ride Taijuan Walker’s gem in win over Angels to salvage .500 road trip

Mets ride Taijuan Walker’s gem in win over Angels to salvage .500 road trip

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Taijuan Walker was the hardest-working pitcher on the Mets’ marathon West Coast swing that concluded Sunday night.  Seldom does a pitcher receive three starts on the same road trip, but there was Walker facing the Angels to bookend a journey that began with him on the mound at Dodger Stadium on June …

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The road to fully programmable protein catalysis – Nature

Savile, C. K. et al. Biocatalytic asymmetric synthesis of chiral amines from ketones applied to sitagliptin manufacture. Science 329, 305–309 (2010). ADS  CAS  PubMed  Article  Google Scholar  Huffman, M. A. et al. Design of an in vitro biocatalytic cascade for the manufacture of islatravir. Science 366, 1255–1259 (2019). erratum 368, eabc1954 (2020). ADS  CAS  PubMed  …

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Elon Musk's bumpy road to possibly owning Twitter: A timeline | CNN Business

Elon Musk’s bumpy road to possibly owning Twitter: A timeline | CNN Business

CNN Business  —  A board seat accepted and then rejected. A stunning $44 billion takeover offer with uncertain financing. And a surprise early morning tweet putting the deal on hold, temporarily. Even by the standards of Twitter, a company that has known plenty of chaos and dysfunction in its history, the weeks-long effort by billionaire …

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