Brooks: Democrats Have Tried to ‘Get the Issue’ on COVID Relief Rather Than Solve Problem – GOP Wrongly Thinks It’s ‘Normal’ Circumstance

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated that Republicans have incorrectly treated coronavirus relief “as a normal fiscal circumstance, where it’s important to save money and be fiscally responsible” and Democrats “have played this more politically, compromised less, tried to get the issue more than solve the problem.”

Could unlocking the mystery of the mealworm’s gut help solve our plastic crisis?

Brandon says degrading plastic with bacteria outside the mealworm is currently slower than the rate a mealworm is capable of, but under the right conditions, the degradation is “more rapid than other bacterial systems to date.” She cannot share some details — including the names of the bacteria — as the research has not yet […]

‘These boobs have grown out of nowhere!’ Rochelle Humes admits her body has changed dramatically during pregnancy and her husband Marvin is ‘pleased’

‘I held it together and as soon as the door shut I lost it. Being a parent is never easy…please tell me it’s not just me? She’s totally fine by the way and SO excited. I think I got more upset because Marv is away too’.

Yes, you can have Covid-19 and the flu at the same time. Here’s what that could do to your body

About 140,000 to 810,000 Americans get hospitalized with the flu each year, according to the CDC. And the number of Covid-19 hospitalizations are expected to surge more than 150% between now and December 1, according to the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation.

Climate change: Seven technology solutions that could help solve crisis

But according to the independent, statutory body the Committee on Climate Change, homes in the UK are “unfit” at the moment to meet the challenges posed by warming global temperatures and the need to reduce energy consumption. Newer, greener, electronic goods could be a good place to start.

Scientists Hope Octopus-Inspired ‘Octobot’ Will One Day Explore the Human Body

The fluid inside the robot is exposed to platinum infused into the robot’s internal network, resulting in the decomposition of the hydrogen peroxide and a burst of pressurized gas which inflates and extends the arms of the “octopus.” “The chemical formula is H202, and that breaks down into H20 and 02, so it gives you a little bit of water and pressurized gas, with the […]

How even a short walk can boost your memory: Exercise improves concentration and problem-solving skills, scientists discover

The authors, from Jonkoping and Linkoping universities, conclude: ‘This systematic review strongly suggests that aerobic, physical exercise followed by a brief recovery… improves attention, concentration, and learning and memory functions in young adults.’

Ex-detective says let police use DNA websites to solve mysteries like Jill Dando murder

What do you think of this story? Get involved in our comments section below? Solicitor Peter Wright, an expert on data protection, says Britain has some of the world’s toughest privacy laws. The UK is signed up to the General Data Protection Regulation, which is Europe-wide and ensures individuals have more control over their data. […]

EJ Manuel calls Hendon Hooker a dynamic player

“Arguably the most interesting quarterback competition in the ACC is at Virginia Tech as coach Justin Fuente must decide among Hendon Hooker, Braxton Burmeister and Quincy Patterson II to start the season opener,” writes Matt Severance of SportsLine. “SportsLine college football oddsmakers currently favor Hooker to be that guy.”

Boost body’s immunity through nutrition

Vitamins A and C, as well as phytonutrients are key players in immune system health. As one of the biggest immune system boosters, Vitamin C encourages our body to produce antibodies that fight diseases. It is essential to maintain a daily intake of vitamin C as the body does not produce or store it. Vitamin […]