Series of Powerful Weather Phenomena Strike New Zealand, Grounding Flights and Closing Roads
New Zealand cancelled dozens of flights and closed down multiple roads after a powerful Antarctic polar blast swept through the region, causing temperatures to plummet. Weather experts also warned of potential dangers on both land and sea due to the snow the weather brought.
New Study: Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines Could Provide 'Years' of Protection Against the Existing Coronavirus Variants
According to a new study, vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna could provide protection for "years." The reactions continuing for nearly four months after vaccination were reportedly a good sign.
FDA Announces Nationwide Recall of Frozen Shrimp Due to Salmonella Contamination
Frozen shrimp items across the country may be contaminated with salmonella. The FDA announces recall of frozen shrimp products under many brand names.
Combining Different COVID-19 Vaccines Produces 'Robust' Immune Response, Study Finds
An Oxford University study discovered that mixing two different coronavirus vaccines produced high immune response among patients. Researchers observed the effects of administering AstraZeneca and Pfizer vaccines on infected individuals with a four-week gap, and noticed varying efficacies.
Altered Spike Protein in the Alpha and Beta Variants Challenges Immunity; Boosters and Improved Vaccine Needed
The evolving structure of the COVID-19 altered spike protein in the alpha and beta variants challenges immunity, which concerns researchers. One solution to solve the problem is newer vaccines and boosters.
Internet Service Guide For First Time Home Owners
Congratulations on your new home! Before you move in, you'll want to have your internet service ready for your family to use. It's just a natural part of settling in and will make the adjustment easier for everyone.
Johnson & Johnson to Pay $230 Million As Settlement for New York State's Opioid Claims
By paying $230 million, Johnson & Johnson is settling New York state's claims on the pharmaceutical giant's alleged help in fueling the opioid crisis.
Families and Experts Claim India Undercounted Real COVID-19 Deaths, May Reach 2 Million
Families, health experts, and statisticians believe India's real COVID-19 deaths could be closer to two million, which is way more than the reported 390,000 coronavirus fatalities.
Studies Show That COVID-19 Has Adapted to Infect Human Cells, Still Baffles How It Came to Exist
COVID-19 has adapted to infect human cells, as indicated by a study that investigated the disease. It says there is no indication of where it started from.
FDA to Add Warning to Moderna, Pfizer COVID Vaccines Literature; 309 Hospitalized Due to Heart Inflammation
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday affixed a caution to the literature of Moderna and Pfizer Inc/BioNTech COVID vaccine shots to explicitly state the risk of a rare heart inflammation upon its use, with1,200 cases of pericarditis or myocarditis having been reported.
Stele Dating Back 2,600 Years Tells of a Pharaoh Who Was Murdered by His Subjects
An accidental discovery of a stone tablet or stele dating back 2,600 years tells of a Pharaoh who was murdered by his subjects.
Massive Coronavirus Epidemic Struck Mankind More Than 20,000 Years Ago, Study Reveals
Scientists discovered that an extensive coronavirus epidemic struck mankind more than 20,000 years ago.
CDC Group: There Is Likely a Link Between Heart Inflammation and COVID-19 Vaccine
The CDC safety group said that there is a "probable connection" between a rare cardiac inflammatory disease in teenagers and young adults and the COVID-19 vaccine.
Human Civilization May Have Been Influenced by a Comet Strike, Shifting From Nomads to Permanent Settlers
Nearly 13,000 years ago, a group of comet fragments hit the earth. This event may have triggered a change in humans to shift from a nomadic lifestyle to establishing permanent settlements.
Siberian Cave Yields DNA Showing that Denisovans and Neanderthals Were Cohabiting About 44,000 Years Ago
A surprise discovery of DNA inside a Siberian cave suggests something about human evolution: evidence has been discovered that Denisovans and Neanderthals were cohabiting in caves about 44,000 years ago.