In this week's edition of the best and brightest from science news around the world, discover the mysterious constant that makes the universe expand, and how a chemistry journal used art to promote diversity. ScienceSeeker editors' favourite posts within their respective areas of interest and expertise also cover many other important and exciting topics. Why not have a read, inform yourself, and indulge your scientific curiosity?
- How Microbes Clean our Drinking Water by Rachel Burckhardt in Bacterial World
- Heads up! The cardiovascular secrets of giraffes by Bob Holmes for Knowable Magazine
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- Bridging the Gap Between the Brain and Communication by Susan Lubejko for Neuwrite San Diego
- Podcast: The Delta Variant: How Bad Is It? by Rose Rimler for Science Vs
- An anti-parasitic drug could be the COVID-19 antiviral we need by Tanvi Madaan for SciWorthy
- Artivism in Chemistry by Christy Haynes at SustainableNano
- Physicist Despairs over Vacuum Energy by Sabine Hossenfelder at Backreaction
- The WHO has released new guidelines for genome editing technology by Simon Spichak at Massive Science
- Editing genes before birth as a new therapy by Ignacy Gorecki for SciWorthy
- Channel All That Rage Into Your Workout by Erik Vance for The New York Times
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