With Virus Origins Still Obscure, W.H.O. and Critics Look to Next Steps

A scientific mission to China proposed further study for a number of topics. Critics and the director of the W.H.O. have weighed in as well. By James Gorman The joint international and Chinese mission organized by the World Health Organization on the origins of Covid released its report last week suggesting that for almost every topic it covered, more study […]

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With Virus Origins Still Obscure, W.H.O. and Critics Look to Next Steps

A scientific mission to China proposed further study for a number of topics. Critics and the director of the W.H.O. have weighed in as well. By James Gorman The joint international and Chinese mission organized by the World Health Organization on the origins of Covid released its report last week suggesting that for almost every topic it covered, more study […]

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Social media use driven by search for reward, akin to animals seeking food, new study shows

Our use of social media, specifically our efforts to maximize “likes,” follows a pattern of “reward learning,” concludes a new study by an international team of scientists. Our use of social media, specifically our efforts to maximize “likes,” follows a pattern of “reward learning,” concludes a new study by an international team of scientists. Its findings, which appear in the […]

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