Girls are four times less likely to study maths-heavy subjects at uni

Girls are four times less likely to study maths-intensive subjects at university than boys – despite demonstrating a ‘higher competence’ for those subjects at school Some maths-heavy subjects at university have a four-to-one male to female ratio Study authors say this is despite girls outperforming boys in maths at school  A study of 6,000 US students found grades weren’t the […]

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Is coronavirus becoming less potent? Doctors believe it is weakening

Italian doctors claim coronavirus has ‘enormously weakened’ compared to when it ripped across the globe earlier this year. Head of Milan’s San Raffaele Hospital Dr Alberto Zangrillo says the disease is now much less lethal and ‘no longer clinically exists’ in Italy. The physician of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said newly infected patients are showing milder symptoms and that […]

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