How dangerous is coronavirus?

A health official scans the body temperature of a passenger as she arrives at the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Indonesia on Wednesday. Indonesia is screening travelers from overseas for a new type of coronavirus as fears spread about a mysterious infectious disease after its first death reported in China. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana) Most coronaviruses cause mild symptoms such as the common cold that patients easily recover from. Other strains of the virus such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) can cause pneumonia and possible death. SARS killed 770 of 8,000 people infected in 2002-2003. MERS killed about three or four our of every 10 people infected, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said. In an …

Michelle Obama named ‘most admired woman in the world’againbecause of course she is

Update: In addition to the YouGov poll, Gallup’s annual poll has also found Michelle Obama to be the world’s most admired woman for 2019. In fact, she was the only woman in the poll to rank in the double digits. Now it’s doubly official—people can’t get enough Michelle. This story originally appeared on 7/19/19. The original version begins below. The world officially loves Michelle Obama. The former first lady has overtaken the number one spot in a poll of the world’s most admired women. Conducted by online research firm YouGov, the study uses international polling tools to survey people in countries around the world about who they most admire. In the men’s category, Bill Gates took the top spot, followed …

Researchers Genetically Modify First Batch Of Mosquitoes Resistant To All Four Types Of Dengue

An international team of researchers have synthetically engineered a breed of mosquitos that are resistant to all four types of the dengue virus for the first time, a feat they say may someday suppress the disease and stop its transmission to humans. More than half of the world’s population is at risk of the mosquito-borne viral disease endemic to over 100 tropical and sub-tropical countries around the world. Its flu-like symptoms can be severe, resulting in potentially fatal bleeding and organ shutdown. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that every year 400 million people globally become infected with dengue, yet currently there is no treatment for the disease, according to the World Health Organization. By providing precise modifications to the …

Popular beauty vlogger blackmailed into coming out as transgender. Her video is worth a watch.

In 2020, coming out as transgender isn’t necessarily a bombshell. Slowly but surely, people are catching on to the fact that biological sex and gender are two different things, that those two things don’t match up in some individuals, and that people are people no matter what gender they are. Of course, there are also those who don’t understand any of the above and feel the need to let other people’s identities affect them, for whatever reason. Regardless, simply announcing that one is transgender, while sometimes a surprise, isn’t headline newsworthy at this point. What is newsworthy is someone being blackmailed into coming out, which is what happened this week to YouTube star and beauty vlogger, Nikkie de Jager. Nikkie …

30 Pics Showing How Canadians Are Dealing With An Unprecedented Blizzard

Canadians wanted to show the world just what the worst blizzard in half a century looks like, so they posted a whole bunch of pictures online. From snow completely covering home entrances to roaring gusts of wind, the views from the city of St. John’s and other Canadian cities now look like from some distant icy planet. #4 Not Laughing Anymore. The Snow Is Piled Up So Hard Against My Door The Doorbell Actually Just Rang. Okay, I’m Laughing A Little At That #5 What A Cool Driveway In Newfoundland #6 Nl Blizzard “The weather people were very on top of this storm and kept everyone in the know. The stores were blocked on Thursday with everyone trying to stock …

Toddler separated from twin for first time after rare cancer diagnosis: ‘It’s been really hard’

The twins have been separated for the first time in their young lives after Fox was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia.  (PA Real Life) Until now, Fox and Winter, who turned three on 3 January, were happy, healthy twins who always bounced back quickly from childhood bugs, according to Holly. But when Fox developed tonsillitis  – an inflammation of the tonsils, which can feel like a bad cold or flu – everything changed and, in December, it returned with a vengeance. BABY DIES OF SEPSIS AFTER HOSPITAL SENT HIM HOME TWICE, MOM CLAIMS “I thought maybe Fox was going to be one of those poor kids who gets tonsillitis all the time,” she said. “How I wish that was true.” …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …

Can air purifiers improve students’ academic performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests A 2015 gas leak that belched toxic chemicals into the air and spread panic may have indirectly led to higher student test scores. In the days after a gas leak was discovered in A working paper from the New York University researcher Michael Gilraine found that students who breathed purified air saw gains on math and English tests greater than those who attended schools outside of the boundary. Theres some dispute over the significance of those gains (an increase of 2.0 standard deviations in math and 0.18 in English). Vox Mother Jones is skeptical about how impressive those gains are …