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Could an Old Vaccine Help Against COVID-19?

Could an Old Vaccine Help Against COVID-19?

By studying population-level epidemiological trends, researchers have noticed that an old vaccine for tuberculosis may provide some protection against COVID-19. Hosted by: Stefan Chin COVID-19 News & Updates: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsNB4peY6C6IQediwz2GzMTNvm_dMzr47 SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge […]

Coronavirus Resurgence Could Prompt State’s Reopening Step-Back | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Coronavirus Resurgence Could Prompt State’s Reopening Step-Back | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Rachel Maddow looks at how the state of Massachusetts is considering whether rising coronavirus case numbers is an indication that they reopened too much too soon and whether rolling back their reopening to an earlier stage when the numbers were declining is advisable. Aired on 8/4/2020. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, […]

How did the 5G coronavirus conspiracy theory begin? | Four Corners

How did the 5G coronavirus conspiracy theory begin? | Four Corners

Since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, social media has been flooded with the conspiracy theory that 5G is to blame for the rapid spread of COVID-19. So, how did the 5G coronavirus conspiracy theory begin? Four Corners investigates. #ABCNews #FourCorners _________ Watch more Four Corners investigations here: https://bit.ly/2JbpMkf You can also like us on […]

Trump Says COVID-19 Is Receding (It Isn’t), Still Has No National Plan | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Trump Says COVID-19 Is Receding (It Isn’t), Still Has No National Plan | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

The president, while offering no new details on how to combat the spread of the coronavirus, says the virus is receding despite the fact the number of confirmed cases just topped 4.7 million. Aired on 8/3/2020. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and […]

U.S. Caught In Spiral As Coronavirus Exacerbates Societal Flaws | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

U.S. Caught In Spiral As Coronavirus Exacerbates Societal Flaws | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Ed Yong, science writer for the Atlantic, talks about how the coronavirus has exploited the weak points in U.S. society to do the most damage in terms of health, the economy, and politics. Aired on 8/3/2020. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and […]

Ultra High-Tech Ways Scientists Might Defeat COVID-19

Ultra High-Tech Ways Scientists Might Defeat COVID-19

Scientists are trying a little bit of everything to fight the virus that causes COVID-19, but some researchers are harnessing more than just the usual virus-fighting repertoire, from tiny sponges to viral RNA-destroying bubbles. Our COVID-19 playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsNB4peY6C6IQediwz2GzMTNvm_dMzr47 Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at […]

University Scientists Offer A Way To Boost Coronavirus Testing | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

University Scientists Offer A Way To Boost Coronavirus Testing | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Jack Lipton, chair of translational neuroscience at Michigan State University, talks about deploying university scientist as a resource in the fight against the coronavirus and how a pool testing technique may be a way to maintain vigilance about viral spread at schools. Aired on 7/30/2020. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth […]

Second wave of pandemic may be underway in Europe warns Boris Johnson – BBC News

Second wave of pandemic may be underway in Europe warns Boris Johnson – BBC News

There are signs of a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in parts of Europe according to Boris Johnson, who’s been defending his government’s handling of the crisis and the sudden imposition of quarantine on travellers from every part of Spain. The Spanish prime minister is among those criticising the decision. Pedro Sánchez said tourists […]

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