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V8 champ offers ‘opportunity’ for young drivers

Australian motorsport legend Marcos Ambrose is hoping to inspire the next generation of racers with a rare chance to receive tuition from the two-time Supercars champion. The ‘combine’ is a NASCAR-inspired initiative, getting young drivers behind the wheel of different cars over the course of a week. The week will allow a handful of drivers …

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COVID vaccines are finally here for young kids.  But the logistics aren't easy

COVID vaccines are finally here for young kids. But the logistics aren’t easy

A mother holds her 1-year-old son as he receives the child Covid-19 vaccine in his thigh at Temple Beth Shalom in Needham, Mass., on June 21, 2022. The temple was one of the first sites in the state to offer vaccinations to anyone in the public. Joseph Prezioso/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption …

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The delivery apps reshaping life in India's megacities

The Download: India’s delivery apps, and covid vaccines for young children

From 7 am until well past dusk, seven days a week, N. Sudhakar sits behind the counter of his hole-in-the wall grocery store in the south Indian city of Bangalore. Packed floor to ceiling with everything from 20-kilogram sacks of rice to one-rupee ($.01) shampoo sachets, this one-stop shop supplies most of the daily needs …

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A substance found in young spinal fluid helps old mice remember

A substance found in young spinal fluid helps old mice remember

The memory of aging mice improved when they received a substance found in the spinal fluid of young animals. ROBERT F. BUKATY/AP hide caption toggle caption ROBERT F. BUKATY/AP The memory of aging mice improved when they received a substance found in the spinal fluid of young animals. ROBERT F. BUKATY/AP A team at Stanford …

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Moderna asks FDA to authorize first COVID-19 vaccine for very young children

Moderna asks FDA to authorize first COVID-19 vaccine for very young children

Moderna says its vaccine appears to be about 51 percent effective for children ages 6 months to less than 2 years, and 37 percent effective for those ages 2 to less than 6 years. Ole Spata/dpa picture alliance via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Ole Spata/dpa picture alliance via Getty Images Moderna says its …

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