- Symptomatic cats can infect with COVID-19 other catsAdministrator • 2020-05-15 02:47:41Cats with COVID-19 that do not exhibit any symptoms of the disease can transmit the infection to other cats, research cited by The Associated Press and in. The Daily Mail.
- Specialists predict catastrophic sea level riseAdministrator • 2020-05-15 01:26:31An international research team led by scientists from the Nanyan University of Technology in Singapore found that sea level rise this century would be greater than previously thought, reports the Met. Climate and Atmospheric Science.
- On July 23, a Russian flight to MXAdministrator • 2020-05-14 23:23:13The closest in time Russian flights to the International Space Station (ISS) will start on 23 July and 14 October from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, TASS reported.
- Scientists find toxic traces of new freons in Arctic iceAdministrator • 2020-05-14 21:26:14Canadian scientists have found that toxic compounds of fluorine and organic acids used instead of freon have been piling up in Arctic ice for several decades, TASS reported, quoted by BTA.
- Drops from saliva after conversation remain 12 minutes in the airAdministrator • 2020-05-14 19:25:36Particles of saliva that a person secretes during a conversation can linger in the air in a confined space for 8 to 14 minutes. Thus, in any minute of strong conversation, a patient with COVID-19 can release up to 1,000 drops of viral particles into the air. The study published the American scientific journal Procedures of the National Academy of Sciences, quoted by TACC and BTA.
- Scientists from China and Australia found in a natural environment a virus close to Sars-Cov-2Administrator • 2020-05-14 02:50:21A group of scientists from China and Australia found in bats the coronavirus RMYN02, which resembles in its structural properties to the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus, TASS reported, referring to c.” South Chyna Morning Post”.
- British scientists tackle COVID-19 genetic mysteryAdministrator • 2020-05-14 00:09:25British scientists will examine the genes of thousands of COVID-19 patients in a bid to unravel one of the strangest features of the new coronavirus - why it kills some people and in others it doesn't cause even a slight headache, Reuters reported.
- China launched its first two satellites for an Internet of Things type projectAdministrator • 2020-05-13 23:16:09Yesterday, China launched the first two satellites for its IoT type space project from the Jiuqiang Satellite Launch Center at 9:16 a.m. local time, Radio China reported.