Tag: pandemic

3D ‘Lung-on-a-Chip’ Model: New Therapy Testing for COVID-19

Researchers have designed a 3D "lung-on-a-chip" model that replicates human alveolar lung tissue to test new therapies for Covid-19 and other lung conditions.

Climate Change May Have Led to the Emergence of COVID-19

A study published in the journal 'Science of the Total Environment' talks about how climate change could have caused the coronavirus pandemic. Find out more.

People Without Symptoms Responsible for Spreading 50% of New COVID Infections

A new study published recently claims that 50 percent of the new infections are caused by people without any symptoms.

Online Dating at the Time of Online Everything

Our dating attitudes have evolved over the years. There has been a drastic change in the way we look for partners. Here, we explore how the pandemic has changed dating.

5 Minutes COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test Developed by Oxford

Scientists from the Department of Physics, Oxford University have developed a rapid antigen test, which can give results in under 5 minutes. Find out more.

When Will the COVID-19 Pandemic End?

It has been more than 6 months and we are still sitting at home, desperately waiting for any signs of hope. When will the pandemic truly end? Find out more.

UV Light Can Destroy COVID-19, Won’t Harm Humans

According to researchers, ultraviolet (UV) radiation can be used to effectively kill the novel COVID -19 virus without causing harm to humans.

Maldives Infrastructure Project: India Announces Generous $500 mn Fund

India has pledged $500m to fund the largest infrastructure project in the Maldives. Find out more.