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Maanvi Singh

Maanvi Singh appears in the following:

Do You Know What 'Vector' And 'Endemic' Mean? We Can Help — Sort Of

Sunday, February 07, 2016

When it comes to talking about infectious diseases, researchers have their own special jargon. But even they aren't always 100 percent sure of the definitions.

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No Sex Please, We're Sleeping Sickness Parasites

Friday, January 29, 2016

Researchers have uncovered a juicy tidbit that could be the parasite's undoing.

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#SnowOuttaMyElement: Global South Emigres Recall Their First Flakes

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

The blizzard of 2016 made us wonder: What happens when people who emigrated from unsnowy climes have their first encounter with the white stuff?

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When Warm Weather Refugees First Met Snow: Readers, Share Your Stories!

Thursday, January 21, 2016

A YouTube video shows Syrian refugees celebrating their first snowy winter in Canada. Goats and Soda readers, tell us, when was your first snow — and how did you react?

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Why Is Sexual Abuse Such A Problem With U.N. Peacekeepers?

Friday, January 15, 2016

This month, investigators learned that some peacekeepers were paying girls less than $1 for sex in the Central Africa Republic. It's part of a pattern of abuse. Can the U.N. stop it?

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'East Los High' Isn't Just A Soapy Teen Drama — It's Also A Science Experiment

Monday, January 11, 2016

Social scientists and health workers worked with screenwriters and studio execs to create a binge-worthy show designed to help young Latinas make healthy life choices.

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A Photographer Captures Extraordinary Moments Of Everyday Indian Life

Saturday, January 09, 2016

Photographer Steve McCurry — he took the famous Afghan girl portrait for National Geographic — shares scenes from across the subcontinent in his new book.

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What Hashtagged In 2015? Periods, Refugees And Nigerians At Hogwarts

Tuesday, January 05, 2016

If it didn't hashtag, did it really happen? We look back on the trendiest hashtags in global development in 2015.

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Our Most Popular Stories Of 2015: Back Pain, Periods And Taylor Swift

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Here's what our audience loved hearing and reading about.

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A Cause For Cautious Celebration: Guinea Is Ebola-Free

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

After two years and over 2,500 deaths, the country's epidemic has officially ended, the World Health Organization says. Health groups will be watching to ensure the virus doesn't re-emerge.

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Could A New Berry-Flavored Pill Help Stop Childhood TB?

Monday, December 21, 2015

Many kids reject or cough up the bitter adult-size pills for TB. The new ones dissolve in water and come in precise kid-size doses.

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Perfect Pumpkin Pie: One Woman's Quest For Custard, Crust — And Glory

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Great pumpkin pie is elusive. You could end up with a soggy crust or a grainy filling. For months, reporter Maanvi Singh has been on a journey to learn the art and science of the ideal pie.

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Yemen Has A Glimmer Of Hope Amid War, Malnutrition, Malaria

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Tuesday's cease-fire offers a sliver of peace, but civilians are continuing to feel the effects of the protracted fighting.

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Most Of The World's Cancer Cases Are Now In Developing Countries

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

That's the news from an analysis that maps out cancer hot spots. Developing countries are now struggling to cope with this growing threat.

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The World Is A Safer Place — Except Where It's Not

Friday, December 04, 2015

Injuries have dropped worldwide. But road accidents still take a big toll in the developing world.

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In Syria, Health Care Workers Are The Heroes — And The Targets

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Over 300 hospitals and clinics have been hit with bombs and missiles. Nearly 700 medical workers have been killed. Only Syrian President Bashar Assad has the air power to conduct these attacks.

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We Know China Has Ghost Cities, But Where Are They Hiding?

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

The locations of the infamous empty housing complexes have been secret, but ghost city hunters are now using smartphones and GPS receivers to track them down.

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In An Email, Hillary Clinton Once Wrote: 'Plumpy'Nut?' Plumpy What?

Thursday, November 05, 2015

The latest batch of Clinton emails includes a scattershot list of topics from a day in 2010: "Freud's Last Session," "Create co to own copyrights?" ... "Plumpy'nut?"

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'East Los High' Serves Up Sex Ed With Its Teen Drama

Monday, October 26, 2015

For three seasons, fans have flocked to Hulu for East Los High. The teen soap follows its characters through the tumult of adolescence and uses a secret weapon to deliver life lessons along the way.

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Is The Resilience Of Millennials Underrated?

Monday, October 12, 2015

It's not uncommon to hear claims that young people these days have higher rates of mental health issues than in the past. But the data don't back that up. So how come millennials get a bad rap?

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