To prevent the next pandemic, scientists are looking for a vaccine against many coronaviruses

To prevent the next pandemic, scientists are looking for a vaccine against many coronaviruses

Dr. Modjarrad, a researcher in infectious diseases in the U.S. Army, is pursuing a vaccine to protect against a variety of coronaviruses that cause disease in humans — including covid-19 variants that can evade today’s vaccines. The goal is to prevent the next new one from spreading around the world. Such a shot can even … Read more

Australia ends travel ban in turn to live with Covid-19

Australia ends travel ban in turn to live with Covid-19

SYDNEY-Australia plans to begin reopening its international border in November and ending one of the world’s strictest travel bans in the pandemic, as authorities are trying to suppress Covid-19 to live with it. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said travel restrictions would be dropped for fully vaccinated Australian citizens and permanent residents who would be able … Read more

Climate change targets meet resistance in Britain’s former coal country

Climate change targets meet resistance in Britain’s former coal country

WHITEHAVEN, England – In a field of weeds on the outskirts of this port city, Britain’s high climate change ambitions collide with economic reality. The last of Britain’s deep mines in this area closed in the 1980s, and the nation that used coal to drive the industrial revolution now spends very little on energy production. … Read more

Climate change: India’s need for coal – BBC News

Climate change: India’s need for coal – BBC News

Climate change: India’s need for coalBBC news Watch live: Follow the impact of global warming on the worldSky News See full coverage on Google News .

Xi Jinping aims to make again in Chinese capitalism, Hew to Mao’s socialist vision

Xi Jinping aims to make again in Chinese capitalism, Hew to Mao’s socialist vision

undefinedundefinedundefinedXi Jinping’s campaign against the private sector, it is increasingly clear, is far more ambitious than it seems. The Chinese president is not just trying to rein in a few big tech and other companies and show who is the boss in China. .

UN General Assembly faces climate change, Covid-19 and new tensions

UN General Assembly faces climate change, Covid-19 and new tensions

WASHINGTON World leaders, who are gathering for an annual UN meeting this week, will confront persistent global issues such as Covid-19 and climate change as they battle new tensions and conflicts shared by UN members. Diplomats and leaders attending the UN General Assembly in New York will also struggle with the Taliban’s return to power … Read more

Mass eradication events can turn fresh water into toxic soup, and it is already happening

Mass eradication events can turn fresh water into toxic soup, and it is already happening

Aside from the global catastrophe that killed most dinosaurs, some experts believe that almost every mass extinction in Earth’s history was followed by a spread of microbes in rivers and lakes. After the Permian extinction event 252 million years ago – the largest mass extinction in Earth’s history – there appears to have been an … Read more

The Daily Climate Show: Dozens of climate change protesters arrested after M25 protest – Sky News

The Daily Climate Show: Dozens of climate change protesters arrested after M25 protest – Sky News

The Daily Climate Show: Dozens of climate change protesters arrested after M25 protestSky News Eco mob blocks M25 in Surrey for the third time this weekDaily mail M25 protests: Priti Patel calls activists ‘selfish’BBC news Priti Patel smokes against M25 protesters: ‘Use of guerrilla tactics to disrupt working majority!’Express The law needs to be changed … Read more

World Off Track to meet Paris’ climate goals, says UN

World Off Track to meet Paris’ climate goals, says UN

The earth is expected to be about 2.7 degrees Celsius warmer by the end of this century than in the pre-industrial era under emission plans prepared for the Paris Climate Agreement, the UN said Friday, putting the world far off track from the agreement’s climate goals. The report has been prepared by UN researchers based … Read more