This week in #ScienceNews and #Innovation, scientists are on high alert as a newly identified SARS-CoV-2 variant of concern, Omicron, spreads out of South Africa.
And, NASA’s double-blind review process that was put in place to reduce bias has led to an increase in first-time investigators and female researchers securing viewing time on the Hubble Space Telescope.
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Finally, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes took the stand for the first time in her months-long federal trial. Read about her questioning here.