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CALABASAS, CA – NOVEMBER 09: Kindergarten students in the classroom of teacher Ursula Dysthe raise … [+] their hands to answer questions as they arrive Monday morning at Lupine Hill Elementary School in Calabasas as one of the first elementary schools to open up under in L.A. County. This in the Las Virgenes Unified School
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Topline British officials celebrated Monday as the country accelerated its Covid-19 immunization campaign will the rollout over 500,000 doses of the newly-approved vaccine developed by pharma giant AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, with health secretary Matt Hancock hailing it a “pivotal moment” in the fight against the virus while the country battles against a
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A ‘triple conjunction’ between Mercury, Jupiter and the Moon will dominate the post-sunset skies … [+] this week. Here’s an image of Venus and Jupiter along with the Moon over ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) observatory at Paranal, Chile. ESO/Y. Beletsky Each Monday I pick out the northern hemisphere’s celestial highlights (mid-northern latitudes) for the
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Juan Pablo Jordán, a spider biologist at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Quito, Ecuador. Juan Pablo Jordán Ecuadorian scientist Juan Pablo Jordán didn’t just conquer his childhood fear of spiders to become a spider scientist (arachnologist), he is helping to document his country’s wide variety of spiders before they disappear forever. Orb-weaver spiders
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American politician and former astronaut Senator John Glenn gives a ‘thumbs up’ sign as he leans out … [+] of the door during his campaign for the Democratic Presidential nomination, Massachusetts, January 5, 1984. (Photo Robert R. McElroy/Getty Images) Getty Images The newly-elected members of the 117th U.S. Congress will take their oaths of office
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Topline Despite the Covid-19 death count in the United States rapidly accelerating, a startlingly high percentage of health care professionals and frontline workers throughout the country—who have been prioritized as early receipts of the coronavirus vaccine—are reportedly hesitant or outright refusing to take it, despite clear scientific evidence that the vaccines are safe and effective.
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UNITED STATES – SEPTEMBER 06: Postage stamps commemorating the Apollo 15 voyage, 1971, depicting The … [+] shuttle’s moon landing and The Lunar Rover jeep’s lunar exploration. United States of America, 20th century. United States (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images) De Agostini via Getty Images As we brace ourselves for 2021, let’s take a look back
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This cow may be happy that moo-re people are consuming plant-based meats. World Animal Protection Animals are probably celebrating too. Have you ever seen a cow smile? New numbers from the animal welfare organization World Animal Protection estimate that nearly 1 million animals were saved from being turned into hamburgers and other meat for human
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