Global report: Covid cases worldwide near 20 million as Australia suffers deadliest day

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Five months since the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus crisis a global pandemic, the number of Covid cases globally is nearing 20m, with almost 730,000 known deaths. The Läs mer…

Coronavirus live news: Global infections near 20m as Greece sees highest daily case rise

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US cases pass 5m; French virus ship passengers sue cruise company; UK daily infections pass 1,000 for first time since June. Follow the latest updates Global infections near 20m Läs mer…

Reporting on Covid-19 in Spain: 'peaks, troughs and sacrifices

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Inside the Guardian Spain The Guardian’s Madrid correspondent on Spain’s response and how life as a reporter has changed Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A Läs mer…

The Guardian view on Brexit bureaucracy: tied up in red tape | Editorial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The government did not quite achieve the Brexit breakthrough it was seeking on Friday, when there was hope that a fast-tracked trade agreement with Japan might be reached. But Läs mer…

'We failed': one scientist's despair as Brazil Covid-19 deaths hit 100,000

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; For months Natalia Pasternak has implored Brazilians to take science and coronavirus seriously, in a marathon of TV appearances, newspaper columns, live streams and podcasts. “I’ve given interviews at Läs mer…

We can’t ease lockdown any more, expert warns as testing calls grow

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Coronavirus outbreak Contact tracing must improve to prevent resurgence in England, say care chief and top scientist Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Dancing Läs mer…

Only half of Britons would definitely have Covid-19 vaccination

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Only half the population of Britain definitely would accept being vaccinated against Covid-19. That is the shock conclusion of a group of scientists and pollsters who have found that Läs mer…

What we are learning about Covid-19 and kids

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Science What we are learning about Covid-19 and kids As schools around the world prepare to reopen, new scientific evidence about children and coronavirus is coming to Läs mer…

How Amazon puts misinformation on your reading list | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Algorithms routinely come up with ‘recommendations’ for anti-vax ‘bestsellers’ or juices that cure cancer It’s a truism that we live in a “digital age”. It would be more accurate Läs mer…

Listen to your migraine to help you feel better – and to learn about yourself

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Self and wellbeing Health Listen to your migraine to help you feel better – and to learn about yourself Headaches are telling you something about how your brain works Läs mer…

Coronavirus Australia: Victoria reports 466 new cases and 12 deaths, including second man in his 30s

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australia news Victorian premier Daniel Andrews says number of mystery Covid-19 cases has risen by 130 as nine new infections announced in NSW Follow the latest coronavirus news on Läs mer…

‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak ‘The virus piggybacked on racism’: why did Covid-19 hit BAME families so hard? Ida lost two brothers in 10 days, and Ken’s teenage sweetheart died at 44. Läs mer…

Coronavirus live news: Brazil death toll nears 100,000 as Australia struggles to contain cases

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Anti-Bolsonaro protests as Brazil cases near 3m; Italy cases soar; Australia cases double in less than a month to reach 20,000. Follow the latest, live Trump poised to intervene Läs mer…

’Wishful thinking’: the dangers of UK hype during Covid-19

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; From the UK government over-promising on testing to scientific spin on a vaccine, realism is in short supply Revealed: UK’s rapid Covid test not yet approved by regulators Coronavirus Läs mer…

Revealed: UK's rapid Covid test not yet approved by regulators

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Exclusive: no data on accuracy of this and other test bought by government has been published ‘Wishful thinking’: dangers of UK hype during Covid-19 Coronavirus – latest Läs mer…

Scientists follow the nose to solve mystery of long-necked reptile

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Scans suggest Tanystropheus, which lived 242m years ago, lived in water, researchers say The mystery of an ancient reptile with a tremendously long neck has been solved, according to Läs mer…

UK coronavirus live: test and trace figures due as Preston could be latest to face lockdown measures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Town faces government intervention after a rise in coronavirus rates, council’s chief executive says; contact tracing figures expected amid concern over programme Global coronavirus updates – live England’s contact Läs mer…

GPT-3: an AI game-changer or an environmental disaster? | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Unless you’ve been holidaying on Mars, or perhaps in Spain (alongside the transport secretary), you may have noticed some fuss on social media about something called GPT-3. The GPT Läs mer…

Carl Bergstrom: 'People are using data to bullshit'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Science Interview Tim Adams The evolutionary biologist on data manipulation, fake news, and the importance of using science as a lie detector Carl Bergstrom: ‘Calling people gullible Läs mer…

Madonna’s Instagram flagged for spreading coronavirus misinformation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The singer claimed a vaccine had been found but was being concealed to ‘let the rich get richer’ Instagram has censured a post by Madonna in which the pop Läs mer…

The UK's app failure sums up our fatally flawed coronavirus response | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; I’ve just been looking at the coronavirus death toll in various countries as tallied on the Johns Hopkins University Covid-19 tracker. At the time I checked, the UK had Läs mer…

Cheap, popular and it works: Ireland's contact-tracing app success

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ireland Irish-made app has more than 1.3m downloads, in stark contrast to the UK’s efforts Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage (Left to right): Health Service Läs mer…