Monthly Archives: July 2020
News24.com | ‘Worse risk than Covid-19’ – Air pollution ‘cuts life expectancy by two years’, says new data
Air pollution cuts life expectancy for every man, woman and child on Earth by nearly two years, according to new data released.
“This ranks as one of the worst wildlife disasters in modern history,” the CEO of the World Wide Fund for Nature said.
One person in the United States died about every minute from COVID-19 on Wednesday as the national death toll surpassed 150,000, the highest in the world
While Victoria’s fluctuating daily infection count brings either hope or alarm, health authorities are most concerned by new cases of unknown origin.
The U.S. economy shrank at a 32.9% annual rate in April-June. The previous worst quarterly contraction, a 10% drop, occurred in 1958.
Researchers broke down the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic into three categories: marine vessel traffic, plastic pollution and changes in the way data is collected.
Donald Trump has been attacking mail-in voting for months.
The biggest, most sophisticated Mars rover ever built blasted off for the red planet Thursday as part of an ambitious, long-range project to bring the first Martian rock samples back to Earth to be analyzed for evidence of ancient life.
Lewis was “a man of pure joy and unbreakable perseverance,” Obama said.
Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain died Thursday after being hospitalized with the coronavirus, according to a statement on his website.