“Radiological images confirm ‘COVID-19 can cause the body to attack itself”

"Imaging illustrates severity, long-term prognosis of COVID-19-related muscle, joint pain Muscle soreness and achy joints are common symptoms among COVID-19 patients. But for some people, symptoms are more severe, long lasting and even bizarre, including rheumatoid arthritis flares, autoimmune myositis or “COVID toes.” "A new Northwestern Medicine study has, for the first time, confirmed and …

“Unfortunately, we will NOT reach herd immunity in April…”

“My two cents” Katelyn Jetelina18 hr ago243 "Your Local Epidemiologist" is read and listened to by 150K+ professionals and people on Facebook, via email, and on her website. Dr. Katelyn Jetelina lives and works in Texas. She even had the "honor" of having her Facebook account hacked! That was resolved with the help of the …

New Orca Baby Born to Southern Resident L Pod

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/environment/new-orca-baby-born-to-southern-resident-l-pod/ Lynda V. Mapes Seattle Times environment reporter “A new baby has been born to the L pod family of southern resident killer whales, scientists reported. “Ken Balcomb, founding director of the Center for Whale Research, confirmed the birth Wednesday. “The mother is L86, and the sex of the baby, L125, is not yet known. …

“Claim for giant ‘Planet Nine’ at Solar System’s edge takes a hit”

By Daniel Clery Feb. 15, 2021 , 3:32 PM "For planetary scientists, it was the boldest claim in a generation: an unseen extra planet, as much as 10 times the mass of Earth, lurking on the Solar System’s frontier, beyond Neptune. But the claim looks increasingly shaky, after a team of astronomers reported last week that …

‘Collapse’ or ‘Weakening’ of the Arctic Polar Vortex is a direct result of Global Warming

What Happen to Texas is most likely to happen again until we deal with Global Warming seriously. I really do appreciate science. I used to model the collapse of the Arctic Polar Vortex in the years 2014-2017 using four, quad-core mini iMacs in a parallel cluster with Thunderbolt cabling; a very powerful, personal computer. I …

Alicia Amerson tries to “wean” humanity off fossil fuels

Story written by Cailene Gunn https://triton.pnnl.gov/tritonstories/amerson "Scientists and engineers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory  strive to decrease our reliance on fossil fuels by researching ways to implement wave and tidal energy into the U.S. energy portfolio.  "According to the United States Energy Information Administration, the projected wave energy potential off the U.S. coasts is estimated to be ~2.64 trillion kilowatt …