There are five gyres in the world’s oceans. What’s a gyre, you might ask. I thought the same thing when I first came across the concept.
With pundits predicting that the coronavirus will make the transition from pandemic to endemic–is there a new, never-before-seen body clock that we will all need to adjust to?
A BSL-4 lab consists of work with highly dangerous and ‘exotic’ microbes. Infections caused by these types of microbes are frequently fatal as there are no treatments or vaccines.
In less than two years, the pandemic spread like wildfire, infecting 168 million people, killing more than 2.8 million and affecting every human in the world.
A major environmental concern related to nuclear power are radioactive wastes which can remain dangerous to human health for thousands of years.