The bronze playoff game’s purpose serves the purpose of filling FIFA’s coffers a little more.
Source: USA Today
Ancient hepatitis B viruses from the Bronze Age to the Medieval period
Ancient hepatitis B viruses from the Bronze Age to the Medieval period, Published online: 09 May 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0097-z
Phylogenies reconstructed using 12 hepatitis B virus genomes, which were recovered from ancient human genome data, reveal a complex history of hepatitis B evolution that is not evident when using only modern samples.
The American cross-country skier Kikkan Randall took gold and a Norwegian counterpart, Marit Bjoergen, took third in the same race. Both have very young sons.
Source: New York Times