Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Coronavirus News

Major focus on U.S. news and general updates

International cricket to resume in New Zealand during the summer

New Zealand will be hosting international cricket for four teams during their home season. The teams that will be touring New Zealand...

Grappling unemployment rates amidst political rivalry and COVID-19

As The United States tops the number of Coronavirus cases, it has brought a turmoil in the country with respect to the health care, employment rates and the overall economic aspect as steering the country has been a hard drive for the past few months. Last week, as the economic reports showed an unemployment rate of 10.2% and after the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the U.S. economy added 1.8 million jobs last month

COVID-19 cases rise by 90% in children ahead of school openings

New data recently released by states across the nation suggest that children are falling ill to COVID-19 at much higher rates than...

A shocking number of people would not take the COVID-19 vaccine

As of today, and the last five months, nothing has trended online more than the COVID-19, be it the news, Facebook, Instagram,...

Novavax and Serum Institute of India partner to launch COVID-19 vaccine as early as 2021

There has been enough commotion caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Now being into the 5th month of partial lockdown, Indians are expecting...

MTV Video Music Awards no longer to be held at Barclays Center

The MTV VMAs (Video Music Awards) 2020, which were to be held at Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York on 30th August 2020,...

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Twitter account One Perfect Shot gets the HBO MAX series!

One Perfect Shot is a Twitter account that shares with the public the best and most iconic images in the history film. It...

Novavax and Serum Institute of India partner to launch COVID-19 vaccine as early as 2021

There has been enough commotion caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Now being into the 5th month of partial lockdown, Indians are expecting...

MTV Video Music Awards no longer to be held at Barclays Center

The MTV VMAs (Video Music Awards) 2020, which were to be held at Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York on 30th August 2020,...

Biotech startup launches SARS-CoV-2 testing on surface and wastewater

Industrial Genetics is a central Texas-based biotech startup that has announced the launch of its genetic testing for the COVID-19 virus (SARS-CoV-2)...

Sergio Perez ruled out of the British Grand Prix after testing positive for COVID-19

Formula one team Racing Points' driver Sergio Perez was expected to be present for the FIA press conference on Thursday afternoon at...

WHO says the current pandemic is one big wave and not seasonal

With the exact details about the new coronavirus’s behavior not known, all sorts of assumptions and rumors were going on. In the...

Two key COVID-19 vaccines enter the final stages of trials before FDA approval

U.S. company Pfizer and BioNTech (German biotech) announced Monday that they have begun late-stage human trials for their COVID-19 vaccine. The first...

COVID-19 kills more men than women. This may be the reason why.

When the global pandemic surpassed 200,000 globally, a striking pattern had been noticed by researchers. The fact is that more men were...

COVID-19 patients no longer infectious after 10 days, CDC guidelines say

New guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control says that patients who have tested positive for COVID-19 with mild to moderate symptoms...

CRISPR gene-editing can be used to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Stanford researchers find

In 2019, Assistant Professor Stanley Qi and his team in the departments of bioengineering and chemical and systems biology at Stanford University...

Scientists found how COVID-19 causes loss of smell, and there’s great news

Anosmia is the temporary loss of smell that can be caused by a blockage in the nose, head injuries, infections, or diseases....

Large study shows COVID-19 drug hydroxychloroquine is ineffective

There has been a lot of confusion regarding the effectiveness of the drug "hydroxychloroquine" in helping patients with mild COVID-19 symptoms. Most...

The new mutant variant of SARS-CoV-2 appears is more infectious and dominates the globe

The heat of the COVID-19 is increasing day by day. The virus also has been mutating slowly, and we are not sure...

Fertility in women to decline after coronavirus pandemic, new study says

Fertility is already at a very strong downward trend in recent years. Though there is no scientific explanation, everyone agrees that better...

Your DIY face mask is ineffective without multiple layers, study says

As the demand for face masks rose exponentially this year due to the pandemic, people have taken to YouTube to learn how...

Justin Bieber announces new 2021 world tour dates for ‘Changes’

After postponing his long-awaited Changes world tour due to the coronavirus pandemic, Justin Bieber just announced the new tour dates for 2021,...

App claims it can detect COVID-19 symptoms by analyzing your voice

An app called Sonde One claims that it can identify if you have any COVID-19 symptoms just by analyzing your voice.