The Biden Blowout
on January 15, 2021 at 7:40 pm
Who voted for this?
US sanctions six pro-China officials over Hong Kong arrests
on January 15, 2021 at 6:31 pm
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in the latest in a slew of sanctions imposed in the final days of his term and following political violence in Washington, called the crackdown in Hong Kong “appalling.”
PM Narendra Modi to kick off vaccination drive, Bengaluru to have 10 facilities
on January 15, 2021 at 6:29 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will kick off the vaccination drive at Victoria Hospital complex of the Bengaluru Medical College & Research Institute (BMCRI) virtually, in the morning.
India’s friction with US rises over planned purchase of Russian S-400 defence systems
on January 15, 2021 at 6:23 pm
Trump administration has been telling the Indians to drop the $5.5 billion deal for five missile systems and avoid a diplomatic crisis, saying New Delhi did not have a wide waiver from a 2017 U.S. law aimed at deterring countries from buying Russian military hardware.
Sinister symbols during insurrection: Whys & wherefores of hate hill
on January 15, 2021 at 6:23 pm
Extremist groups, including the pro-Trump, far-right, anti-government Oath Keepers and the Three Percenters, a loose anti-government network that’s part of the militia movement, were among those descending on the halls of power on January 6.
Anti-nutrients might sound scary, but you need them in your diet
by By Jill Joyce/The Conversation on January 15, 2021 at 7:00 pm
Learn the importance of anti-nutrients, along with a few tips on how to source and balance them in your diet. Vegetarians and vegans should especially take note.
Best running shoes for men: Break a sweat, not your arches
by Jeremy Helligar on January 15, 2021 at 6:55 pm
Searching for the best running shoes for men? Find men’s running shoes from adidas, Under Armour, ASICS & more and buy your pair today!
Scientists identify nutrient that helps prevent bacterial infection
on January 15, 2021 at 6:53 pm
Scientists studying the body’s natural defenses against bacterial infection have identified a nutrient — taurine — that helps the gut recall prior infections and kill invading bacteria, such as Klebsiella pneumoniae (Kpn). The finding could aid efforts seeking alternatives to antibiotics.
Controlling chemical catalysts with sculpted light
on January 15, 2021 at 6:52 pm
Using state-of-the-art fabrication and imaging, researchers watched the consequences of adding sculpted light to a catalyst during a chemical transformation. This work could inform more efficient — and potentially new — forms of catalysis.
NASA to Host Virtual Briefing on February Perseverance Mars Rover Landing
on January 15, 2021 at 6:03 pm
NASA is hosting a media briefing on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at 4:30 p.m. EST to discuss the upcoming landing of the Mars 2020 Perseverance rover.
Already had COVID-19? You still need a vaccine.
by Kate Baggaley on January 15, 2021 at 6:00 pm
A vaccine is likely more predictable at generating an effective immune response than natural infection. Here’s why.
We must start publishing ethnicity data for covid-19 vaccinations
on January 15, 2021 at 5:20 pm
The race to vaccinate as many people as possible against covid-19 is under way, but unless countries track who receives the vaccine we won’t be able to ensure the benefits are spread equitably, says Layal Liverpool