Though it never really left, The Black Plague is getting more recognition in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s how it started.
Synthetic biology focuses on creating technologies for designing and building biological organisms.
You might’ve heard the term “herd immunity” being used as a way to fight COVID-19. What does it really mean, and would it work?
Critical thinking is the ability to think clearly and rationally about what to do or what to believe.
Perhaps one of the most bizarre conspiracy theories to circulate online is the theory that 5G cell towers are responsible for the current pandemic. This and other 5G conspiracy theories purposedly began January 22, when the Belgian newspaper “Het Lasstse Niews” published an interview with Kris Van Kerckhoven, a general practitioner from Putte, Belgium. Van […]
Can wearing a medical face mask protect you against the new coronavirus? It’s a question many people are asking. The answer is rather complex and depends on what type of mask under investigation. The regular surgical masks that doctors and surgeons wear offers little, if any, protection against contracting the novel Coronavirus. These masks are […]
Hand sanitizers are effective against fungi and enveloped viruses, such as those that cause colds and flu, including the Coronavirus. But are you using them properly?
An updated version of the story that appeared in the February 2, 2020 issue of Sapulpa Times is bringing new facts about the spread and viability of the Coronavirus.
While it is tempting to buy cheap devices Amazon, there is an inherent risk involved.
Ocean acidification has the potential to cause widespread changes in the marine ecosystem which may eventually disrupt the ocean goods and services that we depend on.