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Severe Cases Of Covid-19 Linked To Long-Term Air Pollution Exposure

According to a study conducted in 2020 using healthcare data from 4,443 fatal cases of Covid-19, long-term exposure to high levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) correlated to an increased risk of severe/potentially fatal cases of Covid-19.

Bridging The Gap In Physics: How Dr. Young Suh Kim Felt Like He Was ‘Chosen By Einstein’ To Advance The Field

The world of physics has advanced greatly since the days of Albert Einstein and his groundbreaking theory of relativity. Dr. Young Suh Kim is an accomplished physicist, educator, and a self-described ‘freedom-loving boy,’ who’s credited for bridging the gap between Einstein’s theory, quantum mechanics, and the ways in which they’re both similarly derived.

Hubble Space Telescope Captures Most Distant Star Ever Recorded; 28 Billion Light-Years Away

The Hubble Space Telescope captured a single star that is 28 billion light-years away, the furthest it’s ever captured a glimpse of. The star could be between 50 to 500 times bigger than our sun, and is likely millions of times brighter, according to a study published in the journal Nature.

How A Professor Brings Inspiration To A Younger Generation In The STEM Field | Dr. Barrett Caldwell

In order to thrive in challenging STEM roles, students and workers need inspiration and passion to reach levels they never thought possible. Purdue University’s Professor of Industrial Engineering Dr. Barrett Caldwell helps them to make those boundary-breaking moments happen.

What Could Be Key to The Future of Renewable Energy | Dr. Xingwu Wang

From 2010 to 2020, renewable energy in the United States rose 42%, making it the fastest-growing energy source in the country. With ever-rising climate change distresses tied to natural gas and coal, many experts like Dr. Xingwu Wang are looking towards renewables — such as wind power and hydropower — as the future.

Dr. Fauci Claims It May Take ‘Many More Vaccine Mandates’ To End Covid-19 Pandemic

Dr. Anthony Fauci recently spoke about the current rate of vaccination in America, claiming that millions of Americans still need to get their vaccinations in order to slow or stop the spread of Covid-19.

How Gene Therapy Became The Future Of Modern Medicine | Dr. William Kelley

In the world of 21st century medicine, gene – based medicines and vaccines (AKA gene therapy) is thought to be the future, and physicians like William Kelley are among those who were involved at the beginning of this new field of medicine which is now revolutionizing the way we prevent, cure and/or treat many human diseases.

The Importance Of Education And Compassion For Those With Neurodegenerative Illness | Dr. Daniel Andreae

For most of us, when we go to the doctor we look for two things; a general understanding of what’s wrong with us, and a compassionate road to recovery presented by an expert. This is why Dr. Daniel Andreae is so dedicated to sharing his extensive knowledge on neurodegenerative diseases with those who need it, as well as his students.

Why Modern Drug-Testing Methods Lack Accuracy And Morality | Ted W. Simon

Modern toxicology methods have grown to be outdated and too generalized, which is why experts like Ted W. Simon are dedicated to educating people on the issue, as well as finding more accurate ways to test for drugs or alcohol.

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

CDC Expected To Meet About J&J Vaccine Pause

The CDC and FDA are meeting to discuss the six blood clotting cases among people who received the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine.