Columbia scientist says special type of ultraviolet light might be secret to killing off coronavirus

Columbia University scientist says special ultraviolet lamps could kill coronavirus lingering in the air at hospitals and schools Conventional ultraviolet light (UV light) has been used to clean hospital rooms and equipment, but it can cause skin cancer and cataracts in humans Scientists are studying a special type of UV light, known as far-UVC light, … Read more

Incredible videos shows a Humpback whale nursing her calf under the waters of Hawaii

Biologists studying humpback whales off the coast of Hawaii captured a rare look of a mother nursing her calf. The intimate moment was was captured using non-invasive suction cup tags equip with cameras that were placed on the back of seven calves, allowing researchers to measure swimming speed and unique moments from these underwater mammals. … Read more

Uber revives product delivery service that drops off goods from stores to customers in lockdown

Uber is reviving its product delivery service that drops off goods from stores to customers in lockdown and lets users send items to people in the same area Uber has rolled out two new services called Direct and Connect Direct will deliver goods from stores to customers ASAP Connect allows users to send items to … Read more

Cancer care halted, Donor lungs on hold and kidney dialysis cutbacks

No one would argue with the need to provide care for seriously ill Covid-19 patients, but where does this leave millions of patients with other serious health conditions? Freeing up hospital beds and redeploying medical staff for coronavirus patients has led to the closure of outpatient clinics, cancelled operations, delayed treatment reviews and a partial … Read more

Household finances drastically hit by the coronavirus lockdown

Household finances drastically hit by the coronavirus lockdown, despite Government support By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 BST, 20 April 2020 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 20 April 2020 The IHS Markit UK Household Finance Index plummeted to a reading of 34.9 in April from 42.5 in March Household finances have deteriorated drastically … Read more