Sen. Kelly Loeffler has tested positive for the coronavirus

Sen. Kelly Loeffler has tested positive for the coronavirus

Senator Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) tested positive for the coronavirus during her campaign to retain her Senate seat in a special election against Democratic candidate Reverend Raphael Warnock. Loeffler would tested positive on Friday; according to her campaign, she received an inconclusive further test result on Saturday and is asymptomatic. She is currently in quarantine. If … Read more

Space Race Episode 2: Miners tested with rapid network upgrades

Space Race Episode 2: Miners tested with rapid network upgrades

Filecoin’s Space Race, the international three-week contest kickstarting the Web 3.0 storage era, is heating up as miners from across six different continents were challenged to quickly handle network upgrades and test potential system outages.  More than 370 miners have been competing to build space in the decentralized web ahead of Filecoin’s (FIL) upcoming mainnet … Read more

117 children have tested positive for Covid-19 since return to school

117 children have tested positive for Covid-19 since return to school

A total of 117 children have tested positive for coronavirus since Scotland’s schools reopened last month, the Education Secretary has revealed. John Swinney announced the number of positive tests for the virus as teachers’ unions spoke out about their ongoing fears over safety inside schools. Since pupils returned to school in August, a total of … Read more

Russian ‘Sputnik V’ COVID-19 vaccine to be tested on 40,000 people

Russian ‘Sputnik V’ COVID-19 vaccine to be tested on 40,000 people

MOSCOW — Mass testing of Russia’s first potential COVID-19 vaccine to get domestic regulatory approval will involve more than 40,000 people and will be overseen by a foreign research body when it starts next week, backers of the project said on Thursday. These were the first details on the shape and size of the upcoming … Read more

China claims chicken wings from Brazil have tested positive for coronavirus

China claims chicken wings from Brazil have tested positive for coronavirus

Chinese port authorities have warned the public after claiming coronavirus was found in Brazilian chicken wings. A batch of virus-contaminated frozen wings were imported into the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen from Brazil, authorities claimed. The positive coronavirus test was confirmed by the city government on Thursday and raises fears further food shipments could cause … Read more

Putin’s coronavirus vaccine was only tested on 38 people '

Putin’s coronavirus vaccine was only tested on 38 people '

Revelations that have emerged today about Vladimir Putin’s supposed coronavirus vaccine are set to raise numerous questions about its effectiveness. The much-trumpeted Russian drug has been registered after tests on only 38 healthy adult volunteers, reports Fontanka news agency. Documents submitted in Russia for the registration of the vaccine – officially called ‘Gam-Covid-Vac’ and hailed … Read more

Teachers and pupils 'may have to be tested for Covid every week'

Teachers and pupils 'may have to be tested for Covid every week'

Schools may need to carry out weekly tests to find out whether staff or children have contracted coronavirus in order to keep everyone safe from September. The Children’s Commissioner says testing may be necessary as Boris Johnson insists all children in England should return to school from the start of the next academic year. Anne … Read more

Broncos report no positive COVID-19 results from players who were tested Tuesday

Broncos report no positive COVID-19 results from players who were tested Tuesday

The Broncos cleared an important initial hurdle toward preparing for the regular season when none of their players were placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday. The players who reported to Broncos camp Tuesday were tested in the morning and will be tested again Friday. If that result is negative, those players will be allowed back … Read more

Robotic exoskeleton 'as powerful as 10 troops' to be tested by Marine Corps

Robotic exoskeleton 'as powerful as 10 troops' to be tested by Marine Corps

A wearable full-body robotic exoskeleton that’s as powerful as 10 troops is to be tested out by the Marine Corps. Akin to the power-loader suit worn by Ellen Ripley in the movie “Aliens” – the high-tech suit will allow one person to be able to do the work of 10 people. Guardian XO Alpha full-body … Read more