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Dr. Deborah Birx says every American COVID-19 death after the first 100,000 could've been mitigated, but a Democratic lawmaker says she's to blame for 'enabling' Trump

Some accused Birx of being "complicit" by not pushing back against Trump. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Dr. Deborah Birx said thousands of Americans died preventable COVID-19 deaths. During a CNN interview, she said everything after the first surge could've been mitigated. But some people, including Rep. Ted Lieu, responded by accusing her of enabling Trump. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Deborah Birx, a former member of the White House coronavirus response team, sa...
Tags: Politics, Science, White House, Germany, US, Trends, Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, George Washington University, Sanjay Gupta, CNN Newsroom, Johns Hopkins University, Reiner, Ted Lieu, Lieu


Big Tech Takes First Steps to Bring Workers Back to the Office

Although the covid-19 pandemic is still raging worldwide, big tech companies appear to be heartened by the recent developments over the last few months and are taking the first steps to bring their workers back to the office.Read more...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Uber, Twitter, Spotify, Science, Technology, Microsoft, Labor, Software, Tim Cook, Computing, Redmond, Kurt DelBene, Chloe Meyere, Location Based Software


WeWork Is Finally Going Public Thanks to Merger With BowX Acquisition

Nearly two years after WeWork imploded ahead of its planned initial public offering, the office-sharing startup is finally going public. Read more...
Tags: Business, Science, Articles, Economy, WeWork, Adam Neumann, Marcelo Claure, Starwood Capital Group, Sandeep Mathrani, Coworking, Business Finance, BowX Acquisition Corp


The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’s Commentary on Race Is Too Much, and Not Enough

Beyond simply continuing Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes’ respective superhero stories in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe, Disney+’s The Falcon and the Winter Soldier has been billed as the studio’s latest foray into social commentary using its larger-than-life characters to reflect some of the real-world challenges actual…Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Disney, Avengers, Sarah, Captain America, Don Cheadle, James Rhodes, Falcon, Steve Rogers, Sam Wilson, Bucky, Party City, Kyle Baker, Bucky Barnes, John Walker


How lighthouse keepers show us the way in dark, isolated times

The importance of a beacon and having fortitude are key for lighthouse keepers – clues for us all when there’s little else aroundImagine being a lighthouse keeper. Before I dropped beneath the surface of this secluded, often secretive, occupation, the idea brought to mind wind-blown seagulls, or a bearded sea dog chewing his pipe. Such is the romantic notion many of us have about lighthouses. The reality is (or was, because the staffed lighthouse is now extinct) quite different.Land lights – tho...
Tags: Psychology, Science, Life and style, Health & wellbeing, Plymouth, Eddystone, Portland Bill, Smeaton, Llanddwyn


Saturday's Best Deals: Tacklife Auto Jump Starters & Tire Inflators, Kasa Smart Home Products, Hask Hair Mask Packs, Rowing Machines, and More

A sale on Tacklife auto products and nourishing skin and hair masks lead Saturday’s best deals.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Ipad, Science, Newegg, Films, Macys, Kindle, Memory, Samsung, Walmart, Star, Best Buy, David, Ferrari


What is it like to drive the Perseverance rover remotely? A NASA engineer explains the challenges of piloting the vehicle's journey across Mars.

Members of NASA's Perseverance rover team cheer in Mission Control after the spacecraft landed successfully. AP Insider spoke to Heather Justice, a NASA Mars Perseverance driver, who operates the rover remotely. The team has set up a successful operation but there are still a few challenges that drivers face. Justice indicated that maintaining a work-life balance was tough. See more stories on Insider's business page. It's been about a year since COVID-19 was declared a pand...
Tags: Space, Science, Justice, California, US, Trends, Ap, Nasa, Mars, Mars Rover, Jpl, Adam Steltzner, Mission Control, Jet Propulsion Laboratory JPL, Perseverance Mars Rover, Weekend BI UK


Scientists are trying to redefine how we measure time – here’s why

Everyone needs to know the time. Ever since the 17th century Dutch inventor Christiaan Huygens made the first pendulum clock, people have been thinking of good reasons to measure time more precisely. Getting the time right is important in so many ways, from running a railway to doing millisecond trades on the stock market. Now, for most of us, our clocks are checking themselves against a signal from atomic clocks, like those on board the global positioning system (GPS) satellites. But a recent s...
Tags: Startups, Science, Boulder Colorado, Christiaan Huygens


2 Transformers Movies Are Apparently Still in the Works

After what felt like a non-stop barrage of Transformers movies, the past few years have been quiet on Cybertron (at least in live-action). That’s largely in part to the most recent film, Bumblebee, doing so poorly in comparison to its predecessors, despite many thinking it was the best of the bunch. In that time,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Hasbro, Paramount, Transformers, Chevrolet Camaro, Volkswagen Beetle, Marco Ramirez, Bumblebee, Steven Caple Jr, Optimus Prime, Cliffjumper, Transformers Comics, Angel Manuel Soto, Creative Works, English Language Films


Himachal PSC Range Forest Officer Recruitment 2021

Online Recruitment Applications (ORA) are invited by Himachal Pradesh (HP) Public Service Commission (PSC) from desirous and eligible candidates for recruitment to the following   Government Job Sarkari Naukri Vacancies of Range Forest Officer (RFO) in the Department of Forests, Himachal Pradesh (Advertisement No. 7-I/3-2021 & 7-II/3-2021). Published @ https://www.SarkariNaukriBlog.com  Himachal PSC Range Forest Officer Recruitment 2021... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. ...
Tags: Science, Jobs, Engineer, Veterinary, Physics, Geology, Agriculture, Statistics, Mathematics, Officer, Forest, PSC, Manisha, Horticulture, Himachal, Sarkari Naukri for Life Science candidates


Ditch That Pricey Gym Membership and Workout Your Whole Body From Home With a Rowing Machine for as Low as $80

Kucate Rowing Machine | $80 | AmazonSunny Health & Fitness SF-RW1205 Rowing Machine | $89 | AmazonRead more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Fitness, Sports, Row, Low, Recreation, Rowing, Exercise Equipment, Human Activities, Hospitality Recreation, Indoor Rower, Kucate Rowing Machine, AmazonSunny Health Fitness SF


Queensland Covid hotspots: list of Brisbane and regional Qld coronavirus case locations

Here are the current coronavirus hotspots and case locations in Queensland and what to do if you’ve visited themDownload the free Guardian appQueensland authorities have released a list of hotspots where Covid-positive people have visited while infectious.Any individuals who have been in the below locations during the relevant times are considered close contacts and asked to immediately home quarantine (for 14 days), even if you receive a negative result, and complete the contact-tracing self as...
Tags: Health, Science, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Queensland, Brisbane, Coronavirus


Atezolizumab-induced autoimmune diabetes mellitus presenting with diabetic ketoacidosis

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0007, Sharen Lee and Gary Tse from Laboratory of Cardiovascular Physiology, Hong Kong, HKG, China, Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China and Xiamen Cardiovascular Hospital, Xiamen, China consider a case of atezolizumab-induced autoimmune diabetes mellitus presenting with diabetic ketoacidosis.
Tags: Hong Kong, Science, Tianjin China, Sharen Lee, Gary Tse, Xiamen Cardiovascular Hospital Xiamen China


Myocardial fibrosis in pathogenesis, diagnosis & treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0008, Zeyi Cheng, Miaomiao Qi, Chengyuan Zhang and Yanxia Mao from Sichuan University, Sichuan, China, Second Hospital of Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China and The Second Medical School of Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China consider myocardial fibrosis in the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Tags: Science, Lanzhou China, Zeyi Cheng Miaomiao Qi Chengyuan Zhang, Yanxia Mao, Second Medical School of Lanzhou University


Calcium-sensing receptor of immune cells and diseases

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0009, Wenxiu Liu, Yutong Guo, Yue Liu, Jiaxing Sun and Xinhua Yin from The First Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, Heilongjiang, China consider calcium-sensing receptors of immune cells and diseases.
Tags: Science, Heilongjiang China, Wenxiu Liu Yutong Guo Yue Liu Jiaxing Sun, Xinhua Yin


Running with face masks/respirators detrimental to respiratory and cardiovascular systems

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0010, Yidan Wang, Gary Tse and Guoliang Li from The First Affiliated Hospital of Xi'an Jiaotong University, Shaanxi, China and Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China consider how running with face masks or respirators can be detrimental to the respiratory and cardiovascular systems.
Tags: Science, Tianjin China, Yidan Wang Gary Tse, Guoliang Li


Progress in the study of the left atrial function index in cardiovascular disease

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0002, Pei Huang, Yi Zhang, Yi Tang, Qinghua Fu, Zhaofen Zheng, Xiaoyan Yang, Yingli Yu from The First Affiliated Hospital of Hunan Normal University) Chang Sha, China and Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tianjin, China consider the study of the left atrial function index in cardiovascular disease.
Tags: Science, Hunan Normal University Chang Sha China


A nomogram to predict patients with obstructive coronary artery disease

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0001, Zesen Han, Lihong Lai, Zhaokun Pu and Lan Yang from The People's Hospital of Hua County, Henan, China and Henan University of Science and Technology, Henan,
Tags: Science, Zesen Han Lihong Lai Zhaokun Pu, Lan Yang, Hua County Henan China


Appropriate use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators at a single academic center

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0005, Nikhil H. Shah, Steven J. Ross, Steve A. Noutong Njapo, Justin Merritt, Andrew Kolarich, Michael Kaufmann, William M. Miles, David E. Winchester, Thomas A. Burkart, and Matthew McKillop consider appropriate use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators at a single academic center.
Tags: Science, Matthew McKillop


Using 3-D Lorenz Scatter Plots to detect patients with atrioventricular node double path

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0006, Li Jingxiu, Zhang Fujun, Wei Xijin and Peng Ding from Anhui Provincial Hospital, Hefei, China, Chizhou Second People's Hospital, Chizhou, China, The Affiliated Hospital of Shandong University of TCM, Jinan, China and The Sixth Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Qingyuan, China consider using three-dimensional Lorenz Scatter Plots to detect patients with atriovent...
Tags: Science, Li Jingxiu Zhang Fujun Wei Xijin, Peng Ding, Shandong University of TCM Jinan China



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