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Saturday, August 8, 2020
5 Good Personality Traits, And How They Can Turn Bad

5 Good Personality Traits, And How They Can Turn Bad

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getty It’s a fine line between sanity and insanity, or so it has been speculated. But what about personality? How big is the difference between desirable and undesirable personality traits? New research appearing in the European Journal of Psychological Assessment may have an answer. A team of Canadian and American psychologists designed a study to…
Ask Ethan: Will The Cosmic Microwave Background Ever Disappear?

Ask Ethan: Will The Cosmic Microwave Background Ever Disappear?

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An illustration of the cosmic radiation background at various redshifts in the Universe. Note that ... [+] the CMB isn't just a surface that comes from one point, but rather is a bath of radiation that exists everywhere at once. Earth: NASA/BlueEarth; Milky Way: ESO/S. Brunier; CMB: NASA/WMAP The earliest signal we’ve ever directly detected…
3 Ways To Glimpse Comet NEOWISE With Your Own Eyes This Weekend Before It Vanishes

3 Ways To Glimpse Comet NEOWISE With Your Own Eyes This...

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Comet Neowise C/2020 F3 is still visible through binoculars. getty If you’re yet to find Comet NEOWISE with your own eyes you’re leaving it really late. Now well past its best, the icy intruder from the outer Solar System has been a sparkling sight in the night skies for the last month or so. However,…
Back To The Drawing Board: Why SpaceX Success Demands NASA Revolution

Back To The Drawing Board: Why SpaceX Success Demands NASA Revolution

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Getty Images/iStockphoto Sunday’s breathtaking return of the American astronauts aboard Elon Musk’s crewed Dragon space capsule was a moment of great national pride. While space enthusiasts and dreamers around the world applauded, however, there were people taking bows – and credit – that frankly should not have been. If our political leadership on both sides…
Influential Coronavirus Model Predicts 86% Increase In U.S. Death Toll By December

Influential Coronavirus Model Predicts 86% Increase In U.S. Death Toll By...

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TOPLINE The University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation now predicts almost 300,000 Americans will die from the disease by Dec. 1, an 86% increase from the current death toll, and a 260% increase from the institute’s launch of its coronavirus model in March, showing how much the outbreak in the U.S. has…
Asymptomatic Coronavirus Carriers May Be As Contagious As Those With Symptoms, Study Finds

Asymptomatic Coronavirus Carriers May Be As Contagious As Those With Symptoms,...

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TOPLINE As debates over when and how to safely reopen schools and businesses rage, a South Korean study published Thursday by JAMA Internal Medicine confirms what many health experts had assumed and feared, that coronavirus carriers who don't exhibit any symptoms are capable of spreading the virus. Portrait of health visitor and a senior man…
This Startup Aims To Bring Hospital-Grade Disinfection To Hotels, Restaurants And Schools

This Startup Aims To Bring Hospital-Grade Disinfection To Hotels, Restaurants And...

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R-Zero claims its UV-C units can disinfect a room in minutes. R-Zero Systems In a post-pandemic future, after cleaning a hotel room, a member of the housekeeping staff moves his cart to the next room. Then he pushes a button on the tall, sleek device behind him, which then goes into action, disinfecting surfaces with…
Beirut Port Explosion Triggers Magnitude 3 Earthquake

Beirut Port Explosion Triggers Magnitude 3 Earthquake

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Seismograms showing seismic waves arriving at various stations of the regional network of the ... [+] Geological Survey of Israel, diagram shared by @NadavWetzler. Nadav Wetzler/Geological Survey of Israel A massive explosion in the city of Beirut, Lebanon, killed more than 100 people and flattened nearby buildings, sending shock waves more than 250 kilometers (150…
Convalescent Plasma Studies Reportedly Delayed In Favor Of Trump-Touted Hydroxychloroquine

Convalescent Plasma Studies Reportedly Delayed In Favor Of Trump-Touted Hydroxychloroquine

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TOPLINE NBC News reported Thursday that researchers delayed studying the effects of coronavirus patients receiving convalescent plasma in favor of hydroxychloroquine, the drug repeatedly promoted by President Trump that’s been found to have little benefit, but scientists are switching gears and ramping up their efforts to understand plasma. A medical researcher at the German Center…
During Covid-19, Cannabis DNA Company Offers Free Immunity Report But Experts Urge Caution

During Covid-19, Cannabis DNA Company Offers Free Immunity Report But Experts...

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genetic sequencing of the coronavirus that causes covid-19 disease. Viral pandemic worldwide. 3D ... [+] rendering getty As coronavirus surges continue to plague many parts of the world, it has become clear that the deadly disease doesn't impact us all equally. While some develop severe symptoms which can be fatal, others have no symptoms and…

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