Auction items 

“They are thieves of time”: paleontologists denounce the booming market for dinosaur skeletons

“Greedy” is a way of describing the dinosaur bone market in recent years, as art collectors, celebrities and others have joined in the increasingly expensive hunt for prehistoric artifacts. But not everyone believes that these objects should be sold. Next Sotheby’s sale of 77 million year old Gorgosaurus skeleton for $6.1 million last month, some pundits have begun to decry the trend, saying it is doing science a huge disservice. “Dinosaurs become a commodity traded on the world market, a luxury item accessible only to the wealthiest people, little different…

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Signify Health Stock soars. Amazon and UnitedHealth are bidding for the company.

Text size UnitedHealth Group is making an offer to acquire Signify Health, The Wall Street Journal reported. Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg The advice of Signify health is expected to meet on Monday to discuss the healthcare company’s takeover bids. He still has a few offers to choose from. Amazon.co.uk now seems to be among the bidders. It has already been pointed out that SVC Health (ticker: CVS) was a suitor for Signify Health (SGFY). The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday evening that Amazon.co.uk (AMZN), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), and Health Care Option…

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