Paradigm shifts for the past year, today, tomorrow

It doesn’t happen often, but every now and then, there’s a major paradigm shift in technology with new products or services that dramatically change the landscape or enable us to do things we couldn’t do before. These paradigm shifts can also change how technology affects our lives for better and worse, sometimes sparking both positive … Read more

Controversial new research suggests that SARS-CoV-2 bears the hallmarks of genetic engineering

Two recent publications seem to have strengthened the case for the natural origin associated with “wet marketIn Wuhan. These markets sell live animals, often housed in poor conditions, and are known to be sites where new animal-to-human pathogens are transmitted. Early cases of covid-19 cluster around this market. But critics contest that there is too … Read more

Paying off covid loans hurts millions of businesses

CNN – At Teddy & The Bully Bar near downtown Washington, D.C., business hasn’t been the same since the pandemic hit. “It’s very challenging,” said owner Alan Popowski. “I’m still going to climb the hill for a while. Maybe for the rest of my life.” The pandemic has led to the closure of two of … Read more