Can the first vaccines against COVID-19 build herd immunity?

Governments and officials hope that vaccines against COVID-19 will be able to build “herd immunity”, and some estimate that immunizing only two-thirds of the population could stop the pandemic and help protect entire communities or countries. However, this concept leads to warnings that it is highly desirable in terms of the benefits of vaccines. Some […]

Han Eun discusses CBDC with Clayton-Foxnet News

[팍스넷뉴스 원재연 기자] The Bank of Korea is in discussions with private blockchain companies for the issuance and distribution of CBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency). In particular, it was confirmed that discussions with Ground X, a blockchain affiliate of Kakao, were held in the CBDC distribution sector. According to related industries on the 19th, the […]

Companies offered to build pipes for NOVATEK gas

NOVATEK was allowed to build a small regasification terminal with a capacity of up to 600 thousand tons of LNG in Avacha Bay near Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The previous plan to gasify the region with a gas pipeline from NOVATEK’s transshipment terminal in Kamchatka was thus deemed too expensive and rejected. But the question of the associated […]

RC Lens – Caen: An important Sang et Or absent at the last minute!

For this important meeting at Bollaert in front of Caen, Philippe Montanier convened a group lensois of 18 players: Leca Vincensini, Diallo, Michelin, Fortes, Traoré, Haïdara, Radovanovic, Perez, Boli, Mauricio, Gillet, Doucouré, Sotoca, Robail, Keita, Banza, Jean. Jonathan Gradit is missing and will therefore miss his reunion with his former club. A surprise package since […]

Microsoft acknowledges that it was wrong with free software

Jon OleagaFOLLOW MADRID Updated:05/20/2020 10: 00h save Within the framework of Covid-19, the Microsoft developer conference has begun, the Build, which is usually held in Seattle but this year has become 100% digital. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, has begun his inaugural presentation recounting how the American company has contributed to the crisis caused by […]

Corona crisis still passing construction sector | NOW

The construction sector was not affected by the corona crisis in the first quarter. Not only did turnover turn out higher, the total building sum of permits for construction and renovation work also increased compared to the same period a year earlier. That reports the Central Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday. The construction sector, not […]

María Ángeles Muñoz: The banker who saves lives | Science

In 1992 María Ángeles Muñoz was in the middle of the perfect storm. A little-known virus was wreaking havoc in Madrid and other Spanish cities. Deaths increased every year without doctors doing much to prevent it. In 1995 almost 6,000 people died across the country. This doctor and biologist from Madrid remembers seeing children dying […]