Nepal in desperate need of COVID-19 vaccines, health official warns | CBC News

Nepal in desperate need of COVID-19 vaccines, health official warns | CBC News
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Summary: Nepal has significantly reduced coronavirus infections after its worst outbreak, which overwhelmed the country's medical system, but is in desperate need of vaccines, its health minister said Thursday.
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India’s healthcare workers are busting misinformation on WhatsApp

India’s healthcare workers are busting misinformation on WhatsApp
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Summary: In India, accredited social health activists (ASHAs) are the foot soldiers of the rural healthcare system. During the COVID-19 pandemic, they’ve turned to WhatsApp to combat rampant misinformation in the communities they serve.
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Infection of Immature Red Blood Cells May Help Explain Low Oxygen Levels in COVID-19 Patients

Infection of Immature Red Blood Cells May Help Explain Low Oxygen Levels in COVID-19 Patients
Added a day ago
Summary: University of Alberta researchers find SARS-CoV-2 infects immature red blood cells, reducing oxygen in the blood and impairing immune response. A new study published in the journal Stem Cell Reports by University of Alberta researchers is shedding light on why many COVID-19 patients, even those n
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Africa's Covid patients 'dying from lack of oxygen'

Africa's Covid patients 'dying from lack of oxygen'
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Summary: Health agencies and medics tells the BBC of a growing crisis facing low-income African nations.
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Africa's Covid patients 'dying from lack of oxygen'

Africa's Covid patients 'dying from lack of oxygen'
Added a day ago
Summary: Health agencies and medics tells the BBC of a growing crisis facing low-income African nations.
Sentiment: negative
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World’s First Wooden Satellite Set To Launch – Can Plywood Survive in Space?

World’s First Wooden Satellite Set To Launch – Can Plywood Survive in Space?
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Summary: The world’s first wooden satellite is on the way, in the shape of the Finnish WISA Woodsat. ESA materials experts are contributing a suite of experimental sensors to the mission as well as helping with pre-flight testing. WISA Woodsat is a 10x10x10 cm ‘CubeSat’ – a type of nanosatellite built up
Sentiment: positive
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Vaccines and oxygen run out as third wave of Covid hits Uganda

Vaccines and oxygen run out as third wave of Covid hits Uganda
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Vaccine thefts reported and hospitals unable to admit patients as cases leap 2,800% in a month
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Scientists discover how oxygen loss saps a lithium-ion battery's voltage: Measuring the process in unprecedented detail gives them clues to how to minimize the problem and protect battery performance

Scientists discover how oxygen loss saps a lithium-ion battery's voltage: Measuring the process in unprecedented detail gives them clues to how to minimize the problem and protect battery performance
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Scientists took a unique and detailed nanoscale look at how oxygen seeps out of lithium-ion battery electrodes, sapping their energy over time. The results could suggest a fix.
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Secrets of tiny diving mammals revealed

Secrets of tiny diving mammals revealed
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Summary: Biologists have uncovered the genetic secrets of water shrews, the world's smallest diving mammals.
Sentiment: positive
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The world's first wooden satellite will launch this year

The world's first wooden satellite will launch this year
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Summary: A Scandinavian cubesat will test how plywood withstands the space environment.
Sentiment: positive
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New Tool Created to Aid in Development, Efficiency of Hydrogen-Powered Cars

New Tool Created to Aid in Development, Efficiency of Hydrogen-Powered Cars
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Summary: Widespread adoption of hydrogen-powered vehicles over traditional electric vehicles requires fuel cells that can convert hydrogen and oxygen safely into water — a serious implementation problem. Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder are addressing one aspect of that roadblock by devel
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India coronavirus: 'I lost my father and pregnant wife to Covid'

India coronavirus: 'I lost my father and pregnant wife to Covid'
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Summary: One man's ordeal in India as the second wave of coronavirus devastates his family.
Sentiment: positive
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Catalytic Converter Theft Is on the Rise – Here's Why

Catalytic Converter Theft Is on the Rise – Here's Why
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Summary: Catalytic converters cut down on toxic car emissions, and, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, they're one of the greatest environmental inventions of all time. Today, catalytic converter theft is on the rise, and that's partly because of their chemistry. https://youtu.be/I1YLP
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Extraordinary new material shows zero heat expansion from 4 to 1,400 K

Extraordinary new material shows zero heat expansion from 4 to 1,400 K
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Summary: Australian researchers have created what may be one of the most thermally stable materials ever discovered. This new zero thermal expansion (ZTE) material made of scandium, aluminum, tungsten and oxygen did not change in volume at temperatures ranging from 4 to 1400 Kelvin (-269 to 1126 °C, -452 to…
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India cuts taxes on medicines and equipment to treat COVID-19

India cuts taxes on medicines and equipment to treat COVID-19
Added 6 days ago
Summary: India on Saturday cut taxes on medical equipment such as oxygen concentrators and drugs used to treat COVID-19 infections, after widespread criticism over healthcare costs during a devastating second wave of the virus in April and May.
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Climate Change Is Draining the World's Lakes of Oxygen

Climate Change Is Draining the World's Lakes of Oxygen
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Summary: Hotter, longer summers are increasing water temperatures, which reduces lake oxygen levels, especially in deep waters
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Oxygen Control Hypothesis – Did Earth’s Early Rise in Oxygen Help Multicellular Life Evolve?

Oxygen Control Hypothesis – Did Earth’s Early Rise in Oxygen Help Multicellular Life Evolve?
Added 6 days ago
Summary: A new study is taking the air out of a hypothesis linking early Earth's oxygenation to larger, more complex organisms. Georgia Tech researchers report a more complex effect. Scientists have long thought that there was a direct connection between the rise in atmospheric oxygen, which started with
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India’s Covid-19 oxygen crisis

India’s Covid-19 oxygen crisis
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Summary: Hospitals in India are struggling to find enough oxygen supplies for their Covid-19 patients as cases continue to surge across the country. Express trains carrying tonnes of oxygen arrived in New…
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A day in the fight against Covid-19: How young volunteers are keeping Delhi’s slums safe

A day in the fight against Covid-19: How young volunteers are keeping Delhi’s slums safe
Added 7 days ago
Summary: "Covid cases are everywhere, in all the slums. We probably had 10 times that number of cases we saw which went undetected because there is stigma, and lack of RT-PCR tests."
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Jump Trading partners with Solana-based DeFi protocol Oxygen

Jump Trading partners with Solana-based DeFi protocol Oxygen
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Summary: Chicago-based Jump Trading is joining Oxygen, a DeFi prime brokerage protocol built on Solana, as a strategic partner and market-maker.
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India reports more than 6,000 daily Covid deaths — highest ever in the world

India reports more than 6,000 daily Covid deaths — highest ever in the world
Added 8 days ago
Summary: Health ministry data showed 6,148 deaths were recorded over a 24-hour period, as daily reported cases remained below 100,000 for the third consecutive day.
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Anger as Indian hospital says it turned off oxygen supply in ‘drill’

Anger as Indian hospital says it turned off oxygen supply in ‘drill’
Added 8 days ago
Summary: The owner claimed they “identified ‘’ 22 patients that they thought “they would die” and interrupted their oxygen supply
Sentiment: negative
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Agra: In 'Mock Drill', Hospital Cut off Oxygen to ICU Patients for Five Minutes

Agra: In 'Mock Drill', Hospital Cut off Oxygen to ICU Patients for Five Minutes
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The owner of Paras Hospital can be heard saying in an audio clip that 22 patients 'turned blue' during this drill. An inquiry has been ordered into the incident.
Sentiment: negative
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As India’s pandemic surge eases, a race begins to prepare for a possible next wave

As India’s pandemic surge eases, a race begins to prepare for a possible next wave
Added 9 days ago
Summary: A vaccine push is underway. But still fewer than 4 percent of the country is fully vaccinated.
Sentiment: negative
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World’s lakes losing oxygen rapidly as planet warms

World’s lakes losing oxygen rapidly as planet warms
Added 9 days ago
Summary: CAPITAL REGION, N.Y. — Oxygen levels in the world’s temperate freshwater lakes are declining rapidly — faster than in the oceans — a trend driven largely by climate change that
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World’s lakes losing oxygen rapidly as planet warms

World’s lakes losing oxygen rapidly as planet warms
Added 9 days ago
Summary: CAPITAL REGION, N.Y. — Oxygen levels in the world’s temperate freshwater lakes are declining rapidly — faster than in the oceans — a trend driven largely by climate change that
Sentiment: negative
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22 Allegedly Die During 'Mock Oxygen Drill' At Agra Hospital, Probe Ordered

22 Allegedly Die During 'Mock Oxygen Drill' At Agra Hospital, Probe Ordered
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The matter is being investigated
Sentiment: negative
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"Oxygen Mock Drill, 22 Turned Blue": Probe Into UP Hospital Owner's Audio

"Oxygen Mock Drill, 22 Turned Blue": Probe Into UP Hospital Owner's Audio
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The UP government has said it will carry out an inquiry after the owner of a prominent private hospital in Agra was allegedly caught on audio bragging about how the hospital shut off oxygen supply on April 27 for five minutes in a "mock drill".
Sentiment: negative
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'22 dead after oxygen supply cut as mock drill', report shows hospital owner as saying in video. Probe ordered

'22 dead after oxygen supply cut as mock drill', report shows hospital owner as saying in video. Probe ordered
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Agra district magistrate Prabhu N Singh denied that 22 patients died that day. He said that on April 26 and 27, only seven patients died in Paras Hospital.
Sentiment: negative
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Lakes around the world are losing oxygen | Popular Science

Lakes around the world are losing oxygen | Popular Science
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The oxygen levels declined at rates much faster than in oceans. Oxygen concentrations are declining in many lakes around the world.
Sentiment: positive
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NASA's Telescope on an Airplane – SOFIA – Offers New Way to Study Earth's Atmosphere

NASA's Telescope on an Airplane – SOFIA – Offers New Way to Study Earth's Atmosphere
Added 11 days ago
Summary: The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, a joint project of NASA and the German Aerospace Center, DLR, has been used extensively to look many objects in the universe, from black holes to galaxies and even the Moon. A decade ago, German researcher Heinz Hübers led a team to improve on
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The India Covid patients whose lonely deaths went viral

The India Covid patients whose lonely deaths went viral
Added 13 days ago
Summary: Indian families are grappling with questions about a horrific night at a hospital in Delhi.
Sentiment: negative
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Opinion: Reporting on India's brutal second Covid wave, the darkest days of my life

Opinion: Reporting on India's brutal second Covid wave, the darkest days of my life
Added 13 days ago
Summary: Wearing a crumpled pastel T-shirt, jeans and a white face mask, a grieving young man performed the final rites at Nigambodh Ghat, one of Delhi's biggest crematoriums. He looked lost, numb and exhausted. Accompanied by a family member, Madhur Chawla followed the priests' directions almost robotically.
Sentiment: negative
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Oximeters Used to Be Designed for Equity. What Happened?

Oximeters Used to Be Designed for Equity. What Happened?
Added 14 days ago
Summary: The pandemic drew attention to the racial bias built into pulse oxes. But calls to create a fairer device are missing one thing: It once existed.
Sentiment: positive
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Fake medicines, recycled PPE: Scammers worsen India COVID misery

Fake medicines, recycled PPE: Scammers worsen India COVID misery
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Scammers rip off desperate COVID-19 patients and relatives amid India’s devastating second wave of the pandemic.
Sentiment: negative
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World's Lakes Losing Oxygen Rapidly As Planet Warms – Biodiversity and Drinking Water Quality Threatened

World's Lakes Losing Oxygen Rapidly As Planet Warms – Biodiversity and Drinking Water Quality Threatened
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Oxygen levels in the world's temperate freshwater lakes are declining rapidly -- faster than in the oceans -- a trend driven largely by climate change that threatens freshwater biodiversity and drinking water quality. Research published on June 2, 2021, in Nature found that oxygen levels in surve
Sentiment: negative
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Government confident India will have over 2 billion vaccine doses by December, minister says

Government confident India will have over 2 billion vaccine doses by December, minister says
Added 14 days ago
Summary: India has so far reported more than 28.5 million cases and over 340,000 deaths.
Sentiment: positive
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Delhi saw oxygen shortage, only permanent solution is to plant trees: Environment Minister Gopal Rai

Delhi saw oxygen shortage, only permanent solution is to plant trees: Environment Minister Gopal Rai
Added 14 days ago
Summary: "We have decided that starting June 5, plantation drive for the coming year will be started and we have decided to plant 33 lakh trees," said Delhi's Environment Minister.
Sentiment: negative
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‘Hang them all’: India’s scammers profit from pandemic misery

‘Hang them all’: India’s scammers profit from pandemic misery
Added 14 days ago
Summary: New Delhi police have launched at least 600 investigations in recent weeks as scammers take advantage of people desperately searching for oxygen, hospital beds and drugs.
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Temperature Explains Why the Greatest Variety of Aquatic Life Resides in the Tropics

Temperature Explains Why the Greatest Variety of Aquatic Life Resides in the Tropics
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Findings indicate global warming could reduce biodiversity in tropics. The bulging, equator-belted midsection of Earth currently teems with a greater diversity of life than anywhere else — a biodiversity that generally wanes when moving from the tropics to the mid-latitudes and the mid-latitudes to
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India's scammers profit from Covid-19 misery

India's scammers profit from Covid-19 misery
Added 14 days ago
Summary: NEW DELHI — From fake medicines to fire extinguishers disguised as oxygen cylinders and recycled personal protective equipment, India's coronavirus hell has been lucrative for its ever-inventive army of scammers, with sometimes deadly consequences.
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A PICTURE AND ITS STORY Witnessing COVID chaos in India's hospitals, graveyards and crematoriums

A PICTURE AND ITS STORY Witnessing COVID chaos in India's hospitals, graveyards and crematoriums
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Covering the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic as it tore through Indian cities, towns and villages was overwhelming at times.
Sentiment: negative
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EBULLISM AT 1 MILLION FEET

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Summary: Expected outcome of a space-equivalent decompression has improved dramatically in the past 40 years, from an a priori assumption of non-survivability to the possibility of survival and rehabilitation. This paper outlines the history of Man’s struggle with altitude, examines the known pathophysiology of Ebullism, explores the measures taken to improve survival in the Shuttle era, and investigates the state-of-the-art in treatment of rapid/explosive decompression.
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Witnessing COVID chaos in India's hospitals, graveyards and crematoriums

Witnessing COVID chaos in India's hospitals, graveyards and crematoriums
Added 14 days ago
Summary: NEW DELHI - Covering the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic as it tore through Indian cities, towns and villages was overwhelming at times.
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Deathly ill COVID patient fights for life and L.A. legacy - Los Angeles Times

Deathly ill COVID patient fights for life and L.A. legacy  - Los Angeles Times
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Richard Perry, who by his own sheer grit built a middle-class life for his family in Compton, was waging battle on two fronts: Fighting against COVID-19, and trying desperately to hold on to everything he had worked for.
Sentiment: negative
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Lakes Are Rapidly Losing Oxygen Thanks To Climate Change

Lakes Are Rapidly Losing Oxygen Thanks To Climate Change
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Climate change is sapping the world’s lakes of oxygen. Recent decades have seen oxygen levels in most of the world's temperate freshwater lakes deplete rap
Sentiment: negative
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Ambani’s Reliance Plans to Tackle Covid With Cheaper Tests, Tapeworm Drug

Ambani’s Reliance Plans to Tackle Covid With Cheaper Tests, Tapeworm Drug
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Reliance Industries Ltd. is working on a new Covid-19 drug and cheaper testing kits as the conglomerate owned by Asia’s richest man Mukesh Ambani builds an armamentarium against the pathogen which has ravaged India in the past year.
Sentiment: negative
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Delhi saw oxygen shortage, only permanent solution is to plant trees: Environment Minister Gopal Rai

Delhi saw oxygen shortage, only permanent solution is to plant trees: Environment Minister Gopal Rai
Added 15 days ago
Summary: "We have decided that starting June 5, plantation drive for the coming year will be started and we have decided to plant 33 lakh trees," said Delhi's Environment Minister.
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Oxygen Is Rapidly Running Low in Earth's Lakes. Here's Why This Means Trouble

Oxygen Is Rapidly Running Low in Earth's Lakes. Here's Why This Means Trouble
Added 15 days ago
Summary: For most life forms on Earth, oxygen is a necessity, not an optional extra – and because of our warming planet, oxygen is quickly disappearing from our freshwater lakes, putting aquatic life and ecosystems under threat.
Sentiment: negative
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Study: Warming driving rapid oxygen losses in lakes in U.S. and across globe

Study: Warming driving rapid oxygen losses in lakes in U.S. and across globe
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Oxygen levels in hundreds of freshwater lakes in the U.S. and around the world are plummeting — and climate change is largely to blame, according to a study ...
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Study: Warming driving rapid oxygen losses in lakes in U.S. and across globe

Study: Warming driving rapid oxygen losses in lakes in U.S. and across globe
Added 15 days ago
Summary: The study of almost 400 freshwater lakes found widespread falls at rates faster than the world's oceans have been experiencing.
Sentiment: negative
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Hundreds of lakes in U.S., Europe are losing oxygen

Hundreds of lakes in U.S., Europe are losing oxygen
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Oxygen levels have dropped in hundreds of lakes in the United States and Europe over the last four decades, a new study found.
Sentiment: positive
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Hundreds of lakes in U.S., Europe are losing oxygen

Hundreds of lakes in U.S., Europe are losing oxygen
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Oxygen levels have dropped in hundreds of lakes in the United States and Europe over the last four decades, a new study found
Sentiment: positive
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Climate crisis is suffocating the world’s lakes, study finds

Climate crisis is suffocating the world’s lakes, study finds
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Falling oxygen levels harming already struggling wildlife and drinking water supplies, say scientists
Sentiment: negative
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NASA's Perseverance Mars rover marks 100 days on the red planet

NASA's Perseverance Mars rover marks 100 days on the red planet
Added 16 days ago
Summary: Tuesday marks NASA's Perseverance Mars rover's hundredth Martian day on the red planet.
Sentiment: positive
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Peru revises Covid-19 death toll, now worst in the world per capita

Peru revises Covid-19 death toll, now worst in the world per capita
Added 17 days ago
Summary: Peru on Monday almost tripled its official COVID-19 death toll to 180,764, following a government review, making it the country with the worst death rate percapita, according to Johns Hopkins Univers…
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Tiny Marine "Snowflakes" Play a Big Role in the Sea

Tiny Marine "Snowflakes" Play a Big Role in the Sea
Added 18 days ago
Summary: New findings from scientists of Bremen will aid in the further development of biogeochemical models that include the marine nitrogen cycle. In the deep waters that underlie the productive zones of the ocean, there is a constant rain of organic material called 'marine snow.' Marine snow does not o
Sentiment: positive
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As COVID overwhelms India’s hospitals, housing societies step in

As COVID overwhelms India’s hospitals, housing societies step in
Added 18 days ago
Summary: Residents’ welfare associations in urban areas provide critical medical aid as country’s healthcare system buckles.
Sentiment: positive
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All OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro updates in one place - Android Authority

All OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro updates in one place - Android Authority
Added 18 days ago
Summary: Looking for the latest OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro updates? We list out the current versions here as well as the most recent update.
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Kashmir’s ‘oxygen gag’ prevents good samaritans from helping breathless citizens

Kashmir’s ‘oxygen gag’ prevents good samaritans from helping breathless citizens
Added 18 days ago
Summary: As Kashmir gasped for breath and hospitals struggled to take in Covid patients, unlikely heroes with a commitment to humanity stepped up, as Namita Singh reports
Sentiment: positive
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Alzheimer's "World First" Discovery: Blood Oxygen Levels Could Explain Why Memory Loss Is an Early Symptom

Alzheimer's "World First" Discovery: Blood Oxygen Levels Could Explain Why Memory Loss Is an Early Symptom
Added 20 days ago
Summary: The findings demonstrate how the brain’s memory center operates at a ‘watershed’ making it especially vulnerable to damage Study suggests increasing blood flow in the hippocampus might be really effective at preventing damage and memory loss Findings underline importance of exercise and a low-
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45k Covid-19 cases/day in Delhi: IIT warns Delhi to be ready for worst-case scenario | Delhi News - Times of India

45k Covid-19 cases/day in Delhi: IIT warns Delhi to be ready for worst-case scenario | Delhi News - Times of India
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Delhi needs to be prepared to handle around 45,000 Covid-19 infections daily with 9,000 patients needing hospitalisation in the “worst-case scenario”
Sentiment: negative
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COVID-19: Researchers find new routes for oxygen | DW | 26.05.2021

COVID-19: Researchers find new routes for oxygen | DW | 26.05.2021
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Ventilators are in high demand because of COVID-19. Supply is tight. As an alternative, could we get oxygen through our backsides? It's not as odd as you might think.
Sentiment: negative
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Many Died in Panic as India Failed to Assess COVID Situation, Delhi Sikh Organisation Chief Says

Many Died in Panic as India Failed to Assess COVID Situation, Delhi Sikh Organisation Chief Says
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Amid a severe humanitarian crisis during the second COVID-19 wave in India, especially in the capital New Delhi, the Delhi Gurdwara Management Committee led the fight...
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Anal oxygen administration may save lives

Anal oxygen administration may save lives
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Inspired by fish, researchers are planning oxygen enemas | Science & technology
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India’s Covid Surge Hit Young Patients Hard and Fast

India’s Covid Surge Hit Young Patients Hard and Fast
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Doctors say they believe a fast-spreading variant is more virulent, adding to pressure on overwhelmed hospitals
Sentiment: negative
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NASA’s MOXIE Experiment Is Making Oxygen on Mars

NASA’s MOXIE Experiment Is Making Oxygen on Mars
Added 21 days ago
Summary: Future crews on the Red Planet will need it to make propellant for the trip home. Scientists are also testing whether oxygen can be extracted from lunar soil.
Sentiment: positive
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DINNER PARTY INTEL: SA oxygen alert

DINNER PARTY INTEL: SA oxygen alert
Added 21 days ago
Summary: SA is among 19 countries thought to be most at risk of running out of oxygen as surging Covid cases push supplies to the limit, says a report
Sentiment: negative
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Some forams could thrive with climate change, metabolism study finds

Some forams could thrive with climate change, metabolism study finds
Added 21 days ago
Summary: With the expansion of oxygen-depleted waters in the oceans due to climate change, some species of foraminifera (forams, a type of protist or single-celled eukaryote) that thrive in those conditions could be big winners, biologically speaking.
Sentiment: positive
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Death in the Himalayas: Poverty, fear propel India’s COVID crisis

Death in the Himalayas: Poverty, fear propel India’s COVID crisis
Added 22 days ago
Summary: Many in remote villages shun tests for fear of testing positive and being forced to go to hospital far from home.
Sentiment: negative
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Denied leave after contracting Covid, Indian bank employee walks to work hooked up to oxygen tank

Denied leave after contracting Covid, Indian bank employee walks to work hooked up to oxygen tank
Added 22 days ago
Summary: The employee had asked for leave citing his delayed recovery from Covid and a lung infection
Sentiment: negative
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Death in the Himalayas: Poverty, fear, stretched resources propel India's COVID-19 crisis

Death in the Himalayas: Poverty, fear, stretched resources propel India's COVID-19  crisis
Added 22 days ago
Summary: Pramila Devi's shrouded body lay on a bier, resting on a rock on the banks of a muddy Ganges.
Sentiment: negative
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Doctors fume as Indian state announces rollout of anti-coronavirus remedy by yoga guru who bitterly attacked modern medicine

Doctors fume as Indian state announces rollout of anti-coronavirus remedy by yoga guru who bitterly attacked modern medicine
Added 23 days ago
Summary: Indian doctors have criticized a decision by the northern state of Haryana to administer a herbal remedy to Covid-19 patients. There is no proof that the remedy, designed by a popular yoga guru, has any effect on coronavirus.
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Pilot was asleep as plane flew over Brisbane and Gold Coast, report finds

Pilot was asleep as plane flew over Brisbane and Gold Coast, report finds
Added 23 days ago
Summary: Pilot responded only after 40 minutes and was instructed to head to Gold Coast airport, where he safely landed
Sentiment: negative
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Why India’s doctors are furious over yoga guru Ramdev’s remarks

Why India’s doctors are furious over yoga guru Ramdev’s remarks
Added 23 days ago
Summary: Uproar over Baba Ramdev saying ‘allopathy is a stupid and bankrupt science’ as doctors demand action against the guru.
Sentiment: negative
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India’s capital considers coming out of lockdown as Covid-19 infections ebb

India’s capital considers coming out of lockdown as Covid-19 infections ebb
Added 23 days ago
Summary: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is under pressure from shopkeepers to open up in New Delhi, which now has 1,500 new cases per day, down from 28,000 in April. But experts are urging caution.
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Surprising Discovery Could Lead to New Treatments for Strokes and Cardiac Arrest

Surprising Discovery Could Lead to New Treatments for Strokes and Cardiac Arrest
Added 23 days ago
Summary: Researchers identify a mechanism that could lead to new treatments for brain injuries caused by oxygen deprivation. In a surprising discovery, researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) identified a mechanism that protects the brain from the effects of hypoxia, a potentially lethal depri
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"Scuba-Diving" Lizards Use Bubble Attached to Snout to Breathe Underwater for Up to 16 Minutes

"Scuba-Diving" Lizards Use Bubble Attached to Snout to Breathe Underwater for Up to 16 Minutes
Added 24 days ago
Summary: A team of evolutionary biologists including faculty at Binghamton University, State University of New York have shown that some Anolis lizards, or anoles, have adapted to rebreathe exhaled air underwater using a bubble clinging to their snouts. Semi-aquatic anoles live along neotropical streams a
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Ramdev: Doctors furious over yoga guru's insulting Covid remark

Ramdev: Doctors furious over yoga guru's insulting Covid remark
Added 24 days ago
Summary: A video of Baba Ramdev mocking patients for trying to find oxygen went viral earlier this month.
Sentiment: positive
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Ramdev: Doctors furious over yoga guru's insulting Covid remark

Ramdev: Doctors furious over yoga guru's insulting Covid remark
Added 24 days ago
Summary: A video of Baba Ramdev mocking patients for trying to find oxygen went viral earlier this month.
Sentiment: positive
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Oxygen shortages threaten ‘total collapse’ of dozens of health systems

Oxygen shortages threaten ‘total collapse’ of dozens of health systems
Added 24 days ago
Summary: Data reveals Nepal, Iran and South Africa among 19 countries most at risk of running out as surging Covid cases push supplies to limit
Sentiment: negative
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Preparing for third Covid wave, Delhi imports 6,000 oxygen cylinders from China

Preparing for third Covid wave, Delhi imports 6,000 oxygen cylinders from China
Added 24 days ago
Summary: The chief minister thanked the Ministry of External Affairs and the Indian Embassy in Beijing for the assistance in importing the oxygen cylinders.
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Ramdev: Doctors furious over yoga guru's insulting Covid remark

Ramdev: Doctors furious over yoga guru's insulting Covid remark
Added 24 days ago
Summary: Baba Ramdev said modern medicine was responsible for thousands of Covid deaths.
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Indians turn to social media for help as Covid crisis overwhelmed the health-care system

Indians turn to social media for help as Covid crisis overwhelmed the health-care system
Added 24 days ago
Summary: People desperate for hospital beds, oxygen cylinders and medication have posted requests on Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram for public help.
Sentiment: negative
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Modi Is Worsening the Suffering from India's Pandemic

Modi Is Worsening the Suffering from India's Pandemic
Added 24 days ago
Summary: An authoritarian apparatus is being turned on wider society with lethal consequences
Sentiment: negative
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Use of Industrial Oxygen in Hospitals May be Fuelling Surge in Black Fungus Cases in India

Use of Industrial Oxygen in Hospitals May be Fuelling Surge in Black Fungus Cases in India
Added 25 days ago
Summary: India's black fungus crisis was previously linked to the excessive use of steroids, but doctors and healthcare experts are now pointing at O2 supplies as the culprit.
Sentiment: negative
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Binance Charity Donates Oxygen Tanks To Save 12,000 Lives in India

Binance Charity Donates Oxygen Tanks To Save 12,000 Lives in India
Added 25 days ago
Summary: Binance Charity Donates Oxygen Tanks To Save 12,000 Lives in India
Sentiment: positive
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Why does India have so many cases of post-Covid mucormycosis?

Why does India have so many cases of post-Covid mucormycosis?
Added 25 days ago
Summary: As the cases of “black fungus” infections continue to rise in India, doctors and scientists worry if there is more to it than just the use of steroids.
Sentiment: negative
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India coronavirus: A tribal area had oxygen while cities gasped

India coronavirus: A tribal area had oxygen while cities gasped
Added 25 days ago
Summary: The poor district of Nandurbar was prepared for a deadly second wave - unlike the rest of India.
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COVID-19 Mortality Associated With 2 Signs That Are Easily Measured at Home

COVID-19 Mortality Associated With 2 Signs That Are Easily Measured at Home
Added 25 days ago
Summary: Abnormal blood-oxygen levels and breathing rates are strong predictors of poor patient outcomes in-hospital, study shows. A study of 1,095 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 discovered that two easily measurable signs of health — respiration rate and blood-oxygen saturation — are distinctly pred
Sentiment: positive
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India coronavirus: A tribal area had oxygen while cities gasped

India coronavirus: A tribal area had oxygen while cities gasped
Added 25 days ago
Summary: The poor district of Nandurbar was prepared for a deadly second wave - unlike the rest of India.
Sentiment: positive
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Breathing Through The Anus In Emergency Situations

Breathing Through The Anus In Emergency Situations
Added 25 days ago
Summary: The main function of the anus is to expel the waste that remains after food digestion, but in the case of rodents and pigs, the anus can have another function; through this part of the body, vital oxygen could be delivered to their bodies. This study, which was published on May 14 in the journal Med, could be useful in creating a new way to support critically ill patients with respiratory failure, according to the senior study author Takanori Takebe.In the new study, ...
Sentiment: negative
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COVID-19: Hospitals run out of beds, soldiers take over as undertakers - Nepal battles second wave of pandemic

COVID-19: Hospitals run out of beds, soldiers take over as undertakers - Nepal battles second wave of pandemic
Added 25 days ago
Summary: The military in Nepal has been drafted in to pick up the bodies of those who have died at homes and hospitals.
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Nepal beset by shortage of hospital beds and oxygen amid Covid surge

Nepal beset by shortage of hospital beds and oxygen amid Covid surge
Added 25 days ago
Summary: A lack of liquid oxygen is proving a huge challenge to Nepal as it is swept by another wave of the coronavirus. Supplies from India are no longer available and the country's complex political situati…
Sentiment: negative
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Binance Charity Fund's latest efforts 'should help save about 12,000 lives' in India - AMBCrypto

Binance Charity Fund's latest efforts 'should help save about 12,000 lives' in India - AMBCrypto
Added 25 days ago
Summary: As part of their #CryptoAgainstCOVID campaign, Binance Charity confirmed the safe arrival of 2 cryogenic liquid oxygen tanks, equivalent to 6,000 reusable cylinders, to India. They have been working closely with the government of India to provide the aforementioned shipment. Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance, took Twitter to break the news.  We sent 2 tanks […]
Sentiment: positive
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As COVID wave rages in Nepal, hospitals run out of beds, oxygen

As COVID wave rages in Nepal, hospitals run out of beds, oxygen
Added a month ago
Summary: Nepal registers record numbers of infections and deaths as a second wave sweeps the Himalayan nation of 30 million.
Sentiment: negative
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Who Benefits the Most From the COVID Aid Given to India?

Who Benefits the Most From the COVID Aid Given to India?
Added a month ago
Summary: A horrifying crisis has unfolded, but the long term effectiveness of aid must be questioned, says Debasish Roy Chowdhury
Sentiment: negative
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You may be able to breathe out of your bum, and one day it could save your life

You may be able to breathe out of your bum, and one day it could save your life
Added a month ago
Summary: Japanese scientists have discovered that some mammals can breathe through their anuses, opening the door for a new type of treatment for human patients with respiratory conditions.
Sentiment: positive
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Anally Delivered Oxygen Kept Suffocating Pigs and Mice Alive in the Lab. Could the Method One Day Save Human Lives, Too?

Anally Delivered Oxygen Kept Suffocating Pigs and Mice Alive in the Lab. Could the Method One Day Save Human Lives, Too?
Added a month ago
Summary: The technique may provide doctors with a new way of providing supplemental oxygen for patients with failing lungs
Sentiment: positive
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MUNO Health Announces the Launch of MUNO Oxygenating Liquid Technology

MUNO Health Announces the Launch of MUNO Oxygenating Liquid Technology
Added a month ago
Summary: MUNO is an Oxygen Supplement that May Help Boost Overall Health LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / May 20, 2021 / The founders of MUNO Health are pleased to announce the upcoming launch of MUNO Oxygenating Liquid Technology, an "imMUNO" oxygen supplement that is designed to help improve overall health. As a company spokesperson noted, germs, pollution and irritants are continually getting into the body through the eyes,
Sentiment: positive
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