Quito, nuevo epicentro del coronavirus en Ecuador

Texas businessman spent coronavirus relief funding on Lamborghini, strip clubs, feds say

Texas businessman spent coronavirus relief funding on Lamborghini, strip clubs, feds say

Texas businessman spent coronavirus relief funding on Lamborghini, strip clubs, feds say

A Texas businessman who is accused of securing $1.6 million in coronavirus relief funds and spending it on a Lamborghini, a Rolex and strip clubs has been charged with fraud. Lee Price III, 29, was expected to appear in federal district court in Houston on charges of wire fraud, bank fraud, making false statements to a financial institution and other crimes, the U.S.

We can’t skip steps on the road to a COVID-19 vaccine

We can’t skip steps on the road to a COVID-19 vaccine

We can’t skip steps on the road to a COVID-19 vaccine

The pharmaceutical company Moderna started the last, longest step in the process of testing its COVID-19 vaccine candidate at the end of July – a Phase 3 clinical trial. It’s an enormous undertaking: their goal is to recruit 30,000 people, inject some of them with an experimental vaccine and then follow each and every one of them to see how many contract the coronavirus and how many do not.

Non è questo il vero scopo dell’economia: la creazione del bene per l’umanità, non l’accumulazione del capitale per una parte di essa

Non è questo il vero scopo dell’economia: la creazione del bene per l’umanità, non l’accumulazione del capitale per una parte di essa

Non è questo il vero scopo dell’economia! Nessuno pensa alla felicità della povera gente? | Valerio Malvezzi

Il processo di conoscenza è un processo eterno, anche se nell’ economia attuale tutto sembra cristallizzato al presente, al sacrificio quotidiano sull’altare dei mercati preteso dalla dea speculazione. Sarebbe invece necessario comprendere che tale processo non lineare deve avere uno scopo: la creazione del bene per l’umanità, non l’accumulazione del capitale per una parte di essa.

Cómo crear un sistema de alerta temprana de enfermedades infecciosas basado en el exitoso modelo para detectar hambrunas

Cómo crear un sistema de alerta temprana de enfermedades infecciosas basado en el exitoso modelo para detectar hambrunas

Cómo crear un sistema de alerta temprana de enfermedades infecciosas basado en el exitoso modelo para detectar hambrunas

Las pandemias no surgen de repente: comienza con el brote de una enfermedad infecciosa que se transforma en una epidemia local, que luego se propaga entre sus vecinos, y adquiere el potencial de convertirse en global. ¿Cómo detectar estos primeros signos?

Herd immunity / vaccine: Why experts need to stop describing elephant in the room so confidently

Herd immunity / vaccine: Why experts need to stop describing elephant in the room so confidently

Herd immunity / vaccine: Why experts need to stop describing elephant in the room so confidently

Though “vaccine” and “herd immunity” are now most-popularly searched subjects and hence everyone knows what they mean, I would still like to explain them in a context that is missed, i.e. immunity acquired by a human being in his/her lifetime. Herd immunity and vaccine are two sides of the same coin.

How neuroscience explains the people who don’t take COVID-19 seriously

How neuroscience explains the people who don’t take COVID-19 seriously

Opinion | How neuroscience explains the people who don’t take COVID-19 seriously

Humans have achieved many remarkable things – we have voyaged to the moon, developed technology to communicate over vast distances, and created wonderful art, music, literature and philosophy – all because our unique human brain allows us to delicately balance prospective gains with immediate needs.