Moderna announces vaccine breakthrough as more coronavirus reinfections discovered

Modernas experimental coronavirus vaccine appears to be safe and effective, company officials have revealed, but the news has come amid concerns about two more cases of reinfection. The US company, whose vaccine uses messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) to make a protein that helps the immune system make antibodies against coronavirus, […]

The effort to refashion Trump and his party as embracing of diversity has clashed with the lrecord of a president whose political career been defined by themes of white nationalism and a willingness to sow deep divisions in American society.

The spectacle has featured Trump signing a pardon in the Blue Room for a Black man once convicted of robbing a bank and overseeing a naturalization ceremony in Cross Hall for five immigrants from different countries raising legal questions over the use of federal resources for campaigning. Speakers of color, […]

New test is about the size of a credit card and returns results in 15 minutes

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency-use authorization to Abbott Laboratories for a $5 rapid-response Covid-19 antigen test that is roughly the size of a credit card. The low-cost, rapid-response test could be administered in a doctors or school nurses office and uses technology similar to home pregnancy […]

computers Google has career certificates that can replace the four-year degree. People can complete the 3 to 6 month online programs that are taught by google employees. The certifications are currently for data analyst, Project Manager, IT Support Specialist and US … Intel’s Raja Koduri gave the Monday keynote talk at […]

Kenny Smith walked off the TNT “Inside the NBA” set on Wednesday night as a show of solidarity with the NBA players boycotting games in protest of the Jacob Blake shooting.

Kenny Smith walked off the TNT “Inside the NBA” set on Wednesday night as a show of solidarity with the NBA players boycotting games in protest of the Jacob Blake shooting. Smith, one of the analysts on “Inside the NBA” with Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal, said he had trouble […]

People who were rewarded whenever they acted according to their unconscious brain activity were able to learn a rule for answering questions correctly, without consciously being aware of the answer

By Clare Wilson Our unconscious mind has hidden depths akindo/Getty Images Have you ever had a solution to a problem pop into your head, seemingly out of the blue? It might have been thanks to unconscious mental processes and in future there might be a way to harness such brain […]

Parents, students, teachers and administrators are grappling with the risks and trade-offs of Quebec’s insistence on in-person learning amid the coronavirus pandemic

Dr. Anne Gervais has seen a stream of anxious parents at her clinic in Gatineau in recent weeks. They have been seeking medical notes that would exempt their children from attending physical classes when school returns in Quebec. In-person attendance will otherwise be mandatory in the province. That has put […]