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Email: Phone-sms: (45)21729908 10189 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Without More Tests, America Can't Reopen Even as Donald Trump has delineated his plan to relax social distancing, the United States remains very much in the dark about who has the coronavirus and who does not. We have a shortage of COVID-19 tests, and we simultaneously have the highest number of confirmed cases in the world. Consequently, not every American who wants a test can get one. Not every health-care worker can get one. Not even 10188 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Will antibody tests for the coronavirus really change everything? Nature, Published online: 18 April 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-01115-z Touted as society's way out of widespread lockdowns, scientists say the true potential of these rapidly-developed tests is still unknown. 10187 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. When Covid-19 has done with us, what will be the new normal? From online GPs and home working to smartphone tracking, the speed at which we are embracing technology is unprecedented – but can we trust it? Pandemics – as the historian Yuval Noah Harari has observed – press the fast-forward button on history. Suddenly, changes that would in pre-corona times have generated years of debate, dissent, hesitation, opposition and delay turn out to be possible over 10186 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. What we do and do not know about COVID-19's infectious dose and viral load 10185 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Weekend reads: The effects of coronavirus on the literature; a sting involving Big Bird; a made-up name appears in a medical journal Before we present this week's Weekend Reads, a question: Do you enjoy our weekly roundup? If so, we could really use your help. Would you consider a tax-deductible donation to support Weekend Reads, and our daily work? Thanks in advance. Sending thoughts to our readers and wishing them the best in this uncertain time. The week … Continue reading 10184 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. US strip mall owners paid less than half of April rent Coronavirus shutdown accelerates real estate disruption 10183 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. US grocery workers fear growing risks of exposure Staff complain of lack of proper protection and poor social distancing in busy stores 10182 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. US banks brace for surge in loan losses Lenders are increasing reserves in anticipation of a wave of defaults during the pandemic 10181 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. UK coronavirus live: doctors confirm lack of PPE amid fears supplies may run out this weekend Surveys reveal medics' concerns about pressures to work without protection. Follow this and all the day's developments in the UK's Covid-19 crisis NHS staff told: treat Covid-19 patients without gowns Coronavirus – latest global updates See all our coronavirus coverage 10.49am BST 10.47am BST The government's programme to temporarily free up to 4,000 low-risk prisoners early to help jails cope wi 10180 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Ugens debat: Har restriktive indgreb i Norge og Danmark for lille effekt? De omfattende indgreb i Norge og Danmark med lukning af skoler og dele af erhvervslivet har ikke ført til en væsentligt lavere dødelighed sammenlignet med Sverige, som har lempeligere restriktioner. Det skriver otte forskere fra Oslo Universitetshospital. Læserne på mente dog, at det er f… 10179 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Trump cheers as anti-lockdown protests spread Conservative activists vow to step up street demonstrations against business closings 10178 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. To streamline coronavirus vaccine and drug efforts, NIH and firms join forces Alliance will prioritize which candidates move forward in clinical trials 10177 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. This Week's Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through April 18) BIOTECH The Quest for a Pandemic Pill Matthew Hutson | The New Yorker "Our usual antiviral approach is, as researchers say, 'one bug, one drug'; often, it's no drug. …[David Ho would] like to see a penicillin for viruses—one pill, or, anyway, a mere handful—that will eliminate whatever ails us. He and his colleagues aim to have these next-generation drugs ready in time for the next pathogen." HEA 10176 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The world before, during and after Coronavirus with Yuval Noah Harari submitted by /u/Laserpainter [link] [comments] 10175 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Race to Build New Hospitals Todd Semonite was sent to Iraq 17 years ago to work on getting the power back on across the country. Three years ago, after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, he had to figure out how to get thousands of power poles onto the island and across mountains to get the grid lit up again. Now, after 41 years in the Army, the past four spent in charge of the Army Corps of Engineers, his focus is all ov 10174 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Pandemic Is a Crisis for Students With Special Needs Editor's Note: This story is the 15th in our series " On Teaching ," which aims to collect the wisdom and knowledge of veteran educators. As the coronavirus pandemic has forced the majority of American students to learn at home or remotely, we're asking some of the country's most experienced and accomplished teachers to share their advice and identify their students' most urgent needs. Lauren Kah 10173 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Lancet Public Health: Study examines how Hong Kong managed first wave of COVID-19 without resorting to complete lockdown Hong Kong appears to have averted a major COVID-19 outbreak up to March 31, 2020, by adopting far less drastic control measures than most other countries, with a combination of border entry restrictions, quarantine and isolation of cases and contacts, together with some degree of social distancing, according to a new observational study published in The Lancet Public Health journal. 10172 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Internet's Titans Make a Power Grab The ordinary laws no longer govern. Every day, new rules are being written to deal with the crisis. Freedoms are curtailed. Enforcement is heavy-handed. Usual civil-liberties protections, such as rights of appeal, are suspended. By act, if not by word, a state of emergency has been declared. This is not a description of the United States , or even Hungary . It's the internet during the coronaviru 10171 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The intensive care unit is not the best place for all Covid-19 patients Moral outrage about limiting medical treatment in some coronavirus cases is misplaced 10170 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The expansion of mass surveillance to stop coronavirus should worry us all | Veena Dubal No matter how much we want to return to 'normal', we must be wary of additional for-profit use of our data Coronavirus – latest US updates C oronavirus – latest global updates See all our coronavirus coverage Hunkered down in our homes for weeks on end, we long to be free. We nostalgically imagine our lives before the pandemic – recalling what it was like to live in a social world: to dine with f 10169 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Coronavirus in America: The Year Ahead There will be no quick return to our previous lives, according to nearly two dozen experts. But there is hope for managing the scourge now and in the long term. 10168 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. The Atlantic Daily: 8 Ways to Stay Creative in Quarantine Every weekday evening, our editors guide you through the biggest stories of the day, help you discover new ideas, and surprise you with moments of delight. Subscribe to get this delivered to your inbox . Not everyone can just sit around and work on their opus . These are trying, busy times. But art can act as a stress reliever , and there are lots of small ways to add creativity to your quarantin 10167 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Test and trace: lessons from Hong Kong on avoiding a coronavirus lockdown Semi-autonomous city followed WHO advice and moved swiftly to stem contagion without rigid curbs on movement Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Governments in Europe and the US can learn from Hong Kong, which has kept infections and deaths from Covid-19 low without resorting to the socially and economically damaging lockdown that the UK and other countries have imposed, 10166 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Spain extends coronavirus lockdown Prime Minister Sánchez says May will be beginning of slow transition to normality 10165 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Skru ned for corona-læsningen: For mange negative nyheder gør dig ked af det Isolation og negative historier er ikke en god cocktail, siger psykolog. 10164 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Simple tips to heal your hands after constant washing Twenty seconds of hand washing can trounce most viral particles. Ironically, it also dries out your skin. Here's why. (Irina Ba/Unsplash/) Celestine Wong is a consultant dermatologist at Monash Health. Rosemary Nixon is a honorary clinical associate professor at the University of Melbourne. This story originally featured on The Conversation . Washing your hands is one of the crucial ways we can a 10163 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Russian Hackers Went After San Francisco International Airport Plus: Windows zero days, Covid-19 spam, and more of the week's top security news. 10162 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Remains of NHS workers who died of coronavirus lost for days NHS nurse Donald Suelto died alone in his London flat. It took his family six days to find out who had his body See all our coronavirus coverage When police knocked on Emylene Suelto Robertson's door late on Tuesday last week in Dunbar, on Scotland's east coast, they confirmed the news she had dreaded. Her uncle, NHS nurse Donald "Dondee" Suelto, had died alone in his London flat of suspected cor 10161 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. 'Open the doors for us.' Indonesian scientists say government snubs offers to help fight coronavirus Researchers criticize what they say is a chaotic response and severe shortage of COVID-19 tests 10160 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Nyt studie: Flere danskere slækker på håndvask og mødes i grupper Der er sket et fald i antallet, der følger retningslinjer om hyppig håndvask og at undgå store forsamlinger. 10159 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. No One Is Supporting the Doctors I trained for this moment. All emergency-medicine physicians did. Residency training—the notorious gantlet that turns medical students into attending physicians—prepared me to manage an onslaught of patients entirely on my own. I may be ready, but that doesn't mean the situation I'm in is right. At Bellevue Hospital, where I trained, New York's most disenfranchised patients come through the doors 10158 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. New MIT machine learning model shows relaxing quarantine rules will spike COVID-19 cases submitted by /u/ComradeSparkle [link] [comments] 10157 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. NASA announces a crewed SpaceX launch amidst the pandemic NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine announced plans to launch a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying two astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) on May 27. If the launch takes place, it will be the first time an American rocket will carry passengers to orbit since the final space shuttle launch on July 8, 2011. The covid-19 pandemic looms over the mission, which is scheduled to launch from 10156 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. MIT's AI predicts catastrophe if social distancing restrictions relax too soon – Stay inside. Please don't make all of this be for nothing submitted by /u/izumi3682 [link] [comments] 10155 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Micro-device to detect bacteria, viruses Scientists designed a next-generation miniature lab device that uses magnetic nano-beads to isolate minute bacterial particles that cause diseases. This new technology improves how clinicians isolate drug-resistant strains of bacterial infections and difficult-to-detect micro-particles such as those making up Ebola and coronaviruses. 10154 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Look Out, Corruption Ahead — As the country mobilizes resources to address the pandemic, politicians and corporations may attempt to exploit the crisis to enrich themselves. submitted by /u/mgby [link] [comments] 10153 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Logistical issues constrain UK's increased virus testing capacity Strict criteria for eligibility and test sites far from hospitals restrict take-up of screening opportunities 10152 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Latin American nations take radical steps on gender distancing Panama, Peru and Colombia see mixed results after segregating men and women in pandemic 10151 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Instacart Workers Are Still Waiting for Those Safety Supplies Instacart promised it would provide masks and sanitizer kits weeks ago. Now the company claims the delay is by design. 10150 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. In Italy, a Sharp Drop in Coronavirus I.C.U. Patients; Tehran's Lockdown Lifts: Live Coverage Hong Kong arrests pro-Democracy figures even as it fights the virus. Canada's nursing homes are hard-hit. Pockets of people reluctant to take a coronavirus vaccine are emerging. 10149 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. How does coronavirus kill? Clinicians trace a ferocious rampage through the body, from brain to toes The lungs are ground zero for COVID-19, but blood clots may play a surprisingly big role in severe illness 10148 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Home-working should have overloaded the internet. Why didn't it? Content delivery networks manage demand surges by anticipating what users will want 10147 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Here's How to Tell if Your Cough Is a Sign of Coronavirus or Something Else Wet, dry, or barking? 10146 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Grønne iværksættere er pressede af krisen: 'Gode grønne ideer kan gå tabt' Erhvervsministeren lover hjælp til de grønne iværksættere. 10145 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Gates Foundation Says We'll Need to Work Together to Vaccinate 7 Billion People "We are going to need billions of doses." 10144 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Hacks Your DNA to Build Immunity A team of scientists is working on an experimental vaccine that hijacks your DNA to build up resistance to the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. It's still a work in progress, but the idea is to insert genetic material into a patient's body that commissions their cellular machinery to churn out little virus-like particles, explained lead researcher and University of Waterloo pharmaceutical expert 10143 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Don't bet on vaccine to protect us from Covid-19, says world health expert Professor of global health at Imperial College, London warns we 'may have to adapt' to virus Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Humanity will have to live with the threat of coronavirus "for the foreseeable future" and adapt accordingly because there is no guarantee that a vaccine can be successfully developed, one of the world's leading experts on the disease has warne 10142 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Daily briefing: Why the coronavirus death toll in Wuhan, China, has just jumped by 50% Nature, Published online: 16 April 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-01142-w The addition of deaths of people at home and at medical institutions that weren't reporting data has added another 1,300 fatalities to the official count. Plus: NASA's soaringly ambitious plan to bring back rocks from Mars and apple hunters rediscover ten lost varieties. 10141 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Crops at risk as coronavirus lockdown grounds bees Movement restrictions limit pollination, threatening food production 10140 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. COVID-19 Vaccine Hacks DNA- in Development submitted by /u/joshua_ray [link] [comments] 10139 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Covid-19 in New York: 'We knew the health system would be a frail match' Guardian US writers reflect on the challenges of covering the pandemic when sources and contacts are locked down When I pictured covering a crisis as a reporter, and I assumed one day I would, I did not imagine it would be from my kitchen table. But here I am. Stuck in a chilly apartment in Jersey City as we all, reporters included, attempt physical distancing. Continue reading… 10138 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Covid-19 – a blessing for pangolins? Pangolins are the world's most trafficked mammals, but there is evidence that they were the source of the new coronavirus – which could end the trade Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Covid-19 is a human disaster. However, for one group of animals, there may be a silver lining. Pangolins are one of the most heavily trafficked animals in the world, and as a result they 10137 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Court suspends lockdown in Malawi Ruling sets precedent in continent where poorest fear cure could be worse than the disease 10136 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus World Live Tracker: Donald Trump, China, Mexico A judge ordered Mexico to extend virus protections to migrants. Canada's outbreak has hit nursing homes hard. And ride-hailing companies are wondering how to stay afloat. 10135 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus vaccine trials could be done 'by mid-August' UK taskforce comment comes amid mounting pressure to provide PPE to health workers Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Trials for a Covid-19 vaccine could be completed by mid-August, a key adviser to the government has said. John Bell, a member of the government's coronavirus vaccine taskforce, told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that human test trials had begun at Oxford 10134 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus UK: how many cases are there near me? Latest figures from public health authorities on the spread of Covid-19 in the United Kingdom. Find out how many confirmed cases have been reported near you Coronavirus – live news updates Find all our coronavirus coverage here How to protect yourself from infection Please note: these are government figures on numbers of confirmed cases – some people who report symptoms are not being tested, and 10133 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus Live Updates: Texas Protests to Demand a Reopening Supporters of President Trump plan to participate in the "You Can't Close America" rally even as Texas' governor said he was starting a "phased-in" approach to reopen the state economy. 10132 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus Live Updates: Officials Say C.D.C. Errors Caused Testing Delays Democratic lawmakers and the Trump administration seek to break an impasse over a small-business loan program. 10131 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus live news: Europe's death toll approaches 100,000 as US looks to lift restrictions Trump says he doesn't believe China and Iran death tolls; Spanish PM to ask for lockdown extension; Ireland 'flattens curve'. Follow the latest updates Don't bet on vaccine to protect us, says world health expert How countries around the world are preparing for life after Covid-19 Coronavirus latest: at a glance Australia coronavirus updates – live See all our coronavirus coverage 12.54am BST We' 10130 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus live news: China pushes for 'comprehensive' economic reopening as global deaths pass 150,000 Trump again casts doubt on virus origins; Germany's health minister says pandemic 'under control'; Putin warns of 'high risk' from Covid-19 NHS staff in UK told 'wear aprons' as protective gowns run out Coronavirus 'under control' in Germany Coronavirus latest: at a glance US coronavirus updates – live Australia coronavirus updates – live See all our coronavirus coverage 2.39am BST Mexico's presi 10129 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus latest: US banks can't keep up with demand for small-business rescue [no content] 10128 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus latest: UK death toll from Covid-19 surpasses 15,000 [no content] 10127 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus latest: at a glance A summary of the biggest developments in the global coronavirus outbreak Follow our latest coronavirus blog for live news and updates Key developments in the global coronavirus outbreak today include: Continue reading… 10126 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus knows no international borders, neither must its eventual cure | Jeremy Farrar Unless a vaccine is made available to every country Covid-19 will turn into a global threat without end • Coronavirus latest updates • See all our coronavirus coverage President Trump's recent comments against the World Health Organization are, unfortunately, unsurprising. Healthcare workers and public health bodies have often become the subject of people's misplaced anger during pandemics. It is 10125 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus has shaken our laid-back attitude to financial risk The present flap would not have surprised economist Hyman Minsky 10124 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Coronavirus and the Future of Telemedicine A conversation between WIRED editor in chief Nicholas Thompson and Carbon Health cofounder Caesar Djavaherian. 10123 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Confusion blights Indonesia's battle against coronavirus Government's incoherent response to outbreak raises contagion fears during Ramadan exodus 10122 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Can You Safely Jog While Social Distancing? Here's Some Expert Advice Don't let the simulations scare you. 10121 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. C.D.C. Labs Were Contaminated, Delaying Coronavirus Testing, Officials Say Fallout from the agency's failed rollout of national coronavirus kits two months ago continues to haunt U.S. efforts to combat the spread of the highly infectious virus. 10120 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Be a citizen scientist: track plastic waste, spot a spider monkey or beat coronavirus Amid lockdown, millions of internet users are tuning in to interactive data-crunching projects People feeling time hang heavy as they struggle with the restrictions of the lockdown may find an unexpected green uplift in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. The restrictions placed on going outside are fuelling a new online surge in citizen science, as internet users tune into data-crunching proj 10119 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Banks warn of big unmet demand for small business aid Applications for assistance look set to outstrip possible $250bn top-up of PPP scheme 10118 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Are Face Masks the New Condoms? If people with no symptoms are spreading the coronavirus, as some studies suggest, it may be time to give face masks the kind of advertising and promotion that support condoms as lifesavers. 10117 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Archbishop of Uganda urges women to use contraception during lockdown Family planning group hails Stephen Kazimba Mugalu's break with Anglican tradition, but Catholic officials brand advice immoral The new archbishop of Uganda has become the first primate of the country's Anglican church to embrace the use of modern contraceptives after urging women to be "very careful" to avoid getting pregnant during the Covid-19 lockdown. The ninth archbishop of the church of Ug 10116 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Antibody tests suggest that coronavirus infections vastly exceed official counts Nature, Published online: 17 April 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-01095-0 Study estimates a more than 50-fold increase in coronavirus infections compared to official cases, but experts have raised concerns about the reliability of antibody kits. 10115 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Antibody study suggests coronavirus is far more widespread than previously thought Non-peer reviewed study from Stanford found rate of virus may be 50 to 85 times higher than official figures Coronavirus – live US updates Live global updates See all our coronavirus coverage A new study in California has found the number of people infected with coronavirus may be tens of times higher than previously thought. The study from Stanford University, which was released Friday and has y 10114 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. Andrew Yang Proposes $2,000 Monthly Stimulus, Warns Many Jobs Are 'Gone for Good' submitted by /u/nicko_rico [link] [comments] 10113 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. An Overlooked, Possibly Fatal Coronavirus Crisis: A Dire Need for Kidney Dialysis Ventilators aren't the only machines in intensive care units that are in short supply. Doctors have been confronting an unexpected rise in patients with failing kidneys. 10112 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A Sobering Astronomical Reminder from COVID-19 We should be grateful for the conditions that allow us to exist at all, for they won't last forever — Read more on 10111 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. A post COVID-19 world must entail a society where we work together to restore trust in our communities and each other. We must build the trust economy together. submitted by /u/BradCTucker [link] [comments] 10110 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. 6 Lives Stolen on New York City's 2 Deadliest Days A grocer, a nurse and a church deacon were among the 1,550 New Yorkers who died in the coronavirus outbreak's bleakest span so far. 10109 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. 22 Movies About the End of the World to Watch Now A global crisis might seem like the worst time to watch movies about the end of the world. The apocalyptic genre has boomed in cinema since the start of the Cold War, and plenty of classics have set the template for what a ruined, dystopian future might look like. Think of the barren wastelands of Mad Max , the emptied-out cities of The Omega Man , the zombie-overridden Dawn of the Dead , and oth 10108 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>corona ….. 2020 Time Capsule #15: 'Liberate' On Friday, April 17—yesterday, as I write—Donald Trump sent out three tweets that were unusual even for him. They followed angry protests by groups objecting to the shut-down orders in several states; news photos showed many of the protesters wearing Trump hats, many carrying weapons, and some with Confederate flags . Why is this spate of tweeting notable? As so often with Trump, because of its m 10107 ….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <><>coronaorona ….. 'Strangers are helping': vulnerable families on life in lockdown UK How five households with serious health problems are adjusting to isolation

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. 2020 on Track to Rank in the Top 5 Hottest Years on Record The first three months of the year were the second warmest in 141 years of record-keeping — Read more on

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Ambitious 'Cloud Brightening' Experiment Was Just Carried Out Over Great Barrier Reef Desperate times call for desperate measures.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Another disaster is ready to catch the US unprepared: Drought submitted by /u/John_Wang [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Austria has shut down its last coal-fired power plant as part of a plan to end the use of fossil fuels for energy production by 2030. Utility company Verbund said the plant in the southeastern town of Mellach was powered down Friday. submitted by /u/Wagamaga [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Climate Change Lessons From an Unlikely Source — America's Forgotten Cork Crisis To combat a wartime cork supply crisis, industry heads and government convinced Americans it was their duty to plant and nurture trees. Could the same methods combat climate change?

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. <>climate ….. Climate change: 'Bath sponge' breakthrough could boost cleaner cars A new aluminium-based material could make hydrogen-powered cars more practical and less expensive.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. 10 years after BP spill: Oil drilled deeper; rules relaxed Ten years after an oil rig explosion killed 11 workers and unleashed an environmental nightmare in the Gulf of Mexico, companies are drilling into deeper and deeper waters, where the payoffs can be huge but the risks are greater than ever.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. 15 Best Weekend Deals: Phones, Games, TVs, Headphones, and More We may be stuck at home, but sales are still out there and we've rounded them up for you.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. 9 Well-Intentioned Efforts That Actually Aren't Environmentally Friendly It's not that easy being green.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. A Novelist's Ambition to Define America Ernesto Artillo R obert Stone was one of those novelists who try to wrap their arms around America itself. His career spanned almost 50 years, but he never really stopped writing about the '60s and their fallout—American power and virtue collapsing in an eruption of violence and drugs and moral chaos, under the 10,000-mile, decades-long shadow of Vietnam. In 1971, Stone contrived to get a London

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Achingly Beautiful Image Shows Us The Chaos And Wonder of Jupiter Juno is such a gift.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Acrosanti, the futuristic city which never got completed submitted by /u/rslucas03 [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Advance could enable remote control of soft robots – The researchers demonstrated a method for using magnetic fields to remotely induce soft composite materials to rearrange their internal structure into a variety of new patterns. submitted by /u/izumi3682 [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Author Correction: Magnesium Oxide (MgO) pH-sensitive Sensing Membrane in Electrolyte-Insulator-Semiconductor Structures with CF4 Plasma Treatment Scientific Reports, Published online: 17 April 2020; doi:10.1038/s41598-020-63702-4 Author Correction: Magnesium Oxide (MgO) pH-sensitive Sensing Membrane in Electrolyte-Insulator-Semiconductor Structures with CF 4 Plasma Treatment

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Be a better leader: Knowing the dangers of 'yes men' One of the potential dangers of being a successful leader is that the people around you stop challenging your decisions, no matter how bad or wrong they may be. Asserting dominance and establishing negative consequences for those who challenge your authority (such as firing or reprimanding offenders) only exacerbates the problem and adds to the toxic culture of unchecked power. Astronaut Garrett

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Bought for a Song: An Indonesian Craze Puts Wild Birds at Risk Songbirds are being entered into high-stakes singing competitions across the country, and conservationists say protected species are in danger.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Calling Me a Hero Only Makes You Feel Better Working in a grocery store has earned me and my co-workers a temporary status. After years of being overlooked, we suddenly feel a sense of responsibility, solidarity, and pride. On a private Facebook group page for my company, Trader Joe's, one employee from Washington State posted a picture of a company-issued work shirt hanging from the ceiling of the store. A sign attached to the shirt read N

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Covert sleep-related biological processes are revealed by probabilistic analysis in Drosophila [Neuroscience] Sleep pressure and sleep depth are key regulators of wake and sleep. Current methods of measuring these parameters in Drosophila melanogaster have low temporal resolution and/or require disrupting sleep. Here we report analysis tools for high-resolution, noninvasive measurement of sleep pressure and depth from movement data. Probability of initiating activity,…

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Cryo-EM structure of C9ORF72-SMCR8-WDR41 reveals the role as a GAP for Rab8a and Rab11a [Biochemistry] A massive intronic hexanucleotide repeat (GGGGCC) expansion in C9ORF72 is a genetic origin of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD). Recently, C9ORF72, together with SMCR8 and WDR41, has been shown to regulate autophagy and function as Rab GEF. However, the precise function of C9ORF72 remains unclear. Here, we…

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Doctors Have Reported The First Known Case of a Person Who Urinates Alcohol What??

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Earth's Core Could Be Leaking Heavy Iron Isotopes, New Study Reveals Mysterious things are happening in the middle of our planet.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Eat Your Books Review: Search a Recipe Database to Find Out What's for Dinner Searching this cookbook mega-index is the best way to find out what's for dinner.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Eight great pens to match your writing style Left to right: Pilot, Baronfig, uni-ball, Gerber, Cross. Sharpie, Bic, and Fisher (Jonathon Kambouris/) You type all day, but a good pen ­offers a connection to the written word that your keyboard lacks. These eight have you covered for various tasks. For every day The recyclable aluminum body of the Baronfig Squire Rollerball is thicker toward its point, which helps you grip it comfortably. The

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Elderly patients with pneumonia twice as likely to die as those with broken hips, yet underestimate the danger of pneumonia Elderly patients who are hospitalised with pneumonia are twice as likely to die as those hospitalised with hip fractures — yet many elderly people fail to accurately assess their risk of pneumonia, concludes research due to be presented at the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID).

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Extinction of threatened marine megafauna would lead to huge loss in functional diversity The extinction of threatened marine megafauna species could result in larger than expected losses in functional diversity, according to new research.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Fars stædighed og mors temperament: Bliver du som dine forældre, selvom du svor, det aldrig ville ske? Du kan selv gøre noget for at undgå at få dine forældres uheldige sider.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Freshwater Mussels Are Dying—Which Is the Likeliest Culprit? The list of suspects is long: bacteria, viruses, pollution, invasive species. No matter the cause, the Unionid Mussel Strike Force aims to find out.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Genetically modified T-cells hunting down and killing cancer cells. Represents one of the next major frontiers in clinical oncology. submitted by /u/rawkus008 [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. George Church – Age Reversal submitted by /u/Truetree9999 [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Google Engineers 'Mutate' AI to Make It Evolve Systems Faster Than We Can Code Them Survival of the fittest.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Gravitational waves reveal unprecedented collision of heavy and light black holes Wobbly black hole merger adds another confirmation for Einstein's theory of gravity

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. How to Measure Pressure With a Phone and a Baggie Missing physics lab? Here are three experiments you can do at home, with a free app and some everyday stuff.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. In a process colloquially referred to as "coral gardening," scientists are re-growing the Great Barrier Reef, one coral at a time. The project is still in its early stages but hopes that within a few years the team will be able to plant 25,000 corals per year submitted by /u/d-williams [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Indiana: Carmel's city fleet first to use technology that creates hydrogen energy 'on demand'. "It's on demand … and also it's totally renewable and sustainable," said AlGalCo founder and president Kurt Koehler. submitted by /u/chopchopped [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Ingeniøren i 1986: Sikkerhedslinje med 900 bunkers blev sprængt og glemt Efter genforeningen i 1920 blev den 60 kilometer lange Sicherungsstellung Nord i Sønderjylland sprængt i luften af danske pionertropper – og man skal lede godt efter sporene i dag.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Insightful ideas can trigger orgasmic brain signals, finds study New psychology study shows that some people have increased brain sensitivity for "aha moments". The researchers scanned brains of participants and noticed orgasm-like signals during insights. The scientists think this evolutionary adaptation drives creation of science and culture. Coming up with a great insight can cause pleasure similar to an orgasm, find researchers. The eureka moment triggers

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. It's Official: SpaceX Will Carry Its First Humans to The Space Station Next Month It begins.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Liz Parrish – Gene therapy for Aging submitted by /u/Truetree9999 [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Microscopic sensors using optical wireless integrated circuits [Applied Physical Sciences] We present a platform for parallel production of standalone, untethered electronic sensors that are truly microscopic, i.e., smaller than the resolution of the naked eye. This platform heterogeneously integrates silicon electronics and inorganic microlight emitting diodes (LEDs) into a 100-μm-scale package that is powered by and communicates with light. The…

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Moderation of mitochondrial respiration mitigates metabolic syndrome of aging [Biochemistry] Deregulation of mitochondrial dynamics leads to the accumulation of oxidative stress and unhealthy mitochondria; consequently, this accumulation contributes to premature aging and alterations in mitochondria linked to metabolic complications. We postulate that restrained mitochondrial ATP synthesis might alleviate age-associated disorders and extend healthspan in mammals. Herein, we prepared a pre

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. My interest is in AI serving to better altruism, cooperation, and social organization. Please direct me to any good articles, talks or chat groups. submitted by /u/moshe4sale [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Mysterious tuft cells found to play role in pancreatitis Scientists have uncovered the formation of tuft cells during pancreatitis and the surprising role of these cells in immunity, using mouse models of pancreatitis. The findings could lead to the development of new biomarkers to test for pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. NASA will launch astronauts from US soil for the first time in nearly a decade, with help from SpaceX -Hopefully May 27th 2020 submitted by /u/izumi3682 [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Norman Platnick, the 'Real Spider-Man,' Is Dead at 68 A renowned expert on arachnids, he traveled the world to identify unknown species. He also showed that Tobey Maguire wasn't afraid of them.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. PlayStation 5 Might Be Hard to Find at Launch Sony is reportedly limiting the initial production run—and maybe not for the reasons you'd think.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Poem: "Forest" Science in meter and verse — Read more on

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Retraction Note: Acute Toxicity and Gastroprotection Studies of a New Schiff Base Derived Manganese (II) Complex against HCl/Ethanol-Induced Gastric Ulcerations in Rats Scientific Reports, Published online: 17 April 2020; doi:10.1038/s41598-020-63217-y

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Richard Stanley's *Color Out of Space* Is a Triumphant Return The new Lovecraftian horror movie, starring Nicolas Cage, is the first from the director since he was fired from *The Island of Dr. Moreau* in 1996.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Scientists Design Super-Light Carbon Nanostructure That's Stronger Than Diamond Incredible.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Seven Years to Mercury A final flyby on the way to the inner world — Read more on

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Solar Winds Hitting Earth Are Hotter Than They Should Be, And We May Finally Know Why They're 10 times hotter than scientists predict.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Space Photos of the Week: 50 Years After Apollo 13 The ill-fated mission is a testament to NASA's ability to overcome an unfortunate series of events, even while in space.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Study detects presence of disease-causing E. coli in recreational waters, including in bathing waters rated excellent under EU criteria New research due to be presented at this year's European Congress on Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) has revealed the presence of disease-causing E. coli in recreational waters, including from beaches rated excellent under EU criteria.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Study of sewage finds link between different rates of sepsis in UK and presence of E. coli in the community A study to be presented at European Congress on Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) shows that rates of Escherichia coli related sepsis in different regions of the UK could be directly linked to the levels of pathogenic (disease-causing) E. coli in the community, as determined by its presence in sewage in that area.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Study shows it is safe to give antibiotics to mothers after umbilical cord clamping in C-sections, to avoid exposure of newborns New research to be presented at the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) shows that it is safe to give antibiotics to mothers after umbilical cord clamping in cesarean section, rather than before, to avoid exposure of the newborn baby to these drugs.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. That Word You Heard: Terminator When you hear the word "terminator," you might think of Arnold Schwarzenegger. But in science, there's a different terminator.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. The [a little exagerated, but this is not the point] only man who has a clue submitted by /u/netfortius [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. The Air Force's Venerable F-15 Gets a Makeover An upgrade to the fighter jet, to be first deployed with Qatar's Air Force, is designed to complement the newer F-35 in combat missions.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. The cheapest way to build your own wine rack It looks good nearly empty, but it'll look even better full. (Mary Kearl/) A wine rack will help you keep your reds and whites organized, and if you build it yourself, you'll get to add a personal touch to your home decor. So get ready for a fun project—an easy-to-moderate build that breathes new life into a nondescript wooden pallet previously destined for the trash. Best of all, you won't have

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. The Killer At Home: House Cats Have More Impact On Local Wildlife Than Wild Predators They may look cute and fluffy, and they don't go far, but cats are deadly stalkers who rule concentrated areas of their neighborhoods. (Image credit: Connie Hanzhang Jin/NPR)

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. The Rise and Limits of Hashtag TV Shows like '#blackAF' and '#FreeRayShawn' want to send a message with their titles—one that transcends the internet lexicon in surprisingly relevant ways.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. This Week's Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through April 18) submitted by /u/dwaxe [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Tog og bus er billigere – men vi tager alligevel bilen PLUS. Tidsbesparelsen er afgørende for, at flere vælger at tage bilen, selvom nye beregninger viser, at det er billigere at pendle med kollektiv trafik, siger trafikforsker.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Transposon mobilization in the human fungal pathogen Cryptococcus is mutagenic during infection and promotes drug resistance in vitro [Microbiology] When transitioning from the environment, pathogenic microorganisms must adapt rapidly to survive in hostile host conditions. This is especially true for environmental fungi that cause opportunistic infections in immunocompromised patients since these microbes are not well adapted human pathogens. Cryptococcus species are yeastlike fungi that cause lethal infections, especially in…

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Træt af dårlige nyheder? Her er fem gode fra videnskabens verden Fjern planet fundet gemt i data, sjældent ørnepar får unger, og krisen giver seismologer arbejdsro.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. University of Zurich have developed a machine that repairs injured human livers and keeps them alive outside the body for one week. This breakthrough may increase the number of available organs for transplantation, saving many lives of patients with severe liver diseases or cancer. submitted by /u/speckz [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Upptäckt: "Heta" kvantbitar banar väg för kvantdatorer Ett stort hinder för utvecklandet av kvantdatorer är att de måste förvaras i frysen, närmare bestämt i temperaturer som bara är en tiondel över den absoluta nollpunkten. Nytt material gör nu att kvantdatorn kan vara 15 gånger varmare.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Vip1 is a kinase and pyrophosphatase switch that regulates inositol diphosphate signaling [Biochemistry] Inositol diphosphates (PP-IPs), also known as inositol pyrophosphates, are high-energy cellular signaling codes involved in nutrient and regulatory responses. We report that the evolutionarily conserved gene product, Vip1, possesses autonomous kinase and pyrophosphatase domains capable of synthesis and destruction of D-1 PP-IPs. Our studies provide atomic-resolution structures of the PP-IP…

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Wait, What's the Deal With Sunscreen? Does It Work or Not? Scientists understand the chemistry perfectly well, but whether or not it actually prevents cancer? The answer's not so simple.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Water lilies, loss of woodiness, and model systems [Commentaries] The delicate necklace of threaded petals from the tomb of Rameses II, midnineteenth century glass houses built for the newly discovered Victoria amazonica, and Monet's giant canvases in the Musée de l'Orangerie all testify to a deep human attraction to water lilies: beguiling plants with showy flowers that seem to…

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. We finally know which bacteria give kimchi its power Specific bacteria help to create the unique flavor and quality of kimchi. (Pixabay/) Kimchi is an emblem of fermented foods: The Korean dietary staple contains a rich world of microbes. Now, we have a clearer view of what creates this tiny, bustling world. Researchers at the World Institute of Kimchi (WiKim) have figured out which ingredients naturally contain the microbes in a traditional kimchi

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. What Humans Could Be As psychologist Abraham Maslow wrote, "Perhaps human nature has been sold short" — Read more on

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. While We've Been in Lockdown, Solar Cell Technology Has Smashed Three Big Records We just hit 47.1% efficiency under concentrated light.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. World's Simplest Electric Train submitted by /u/VideosHacksPerfect [link] [comments]

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Your Blood Pressure May Vary Significantly Depending on Where on Your Body It's Taken In the study, blood pressure could vary even between left and right arms.

….. (Hentet 18. april 2020) ….. ….. Zoox full 1-hour autonomous drive in San Francisco, with full perception output and commentary. submitted by /u/CocoaProblems [link] [comments]

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