Greece is secretly abandoning refugees in the middle of the sea

A New York Times investigation showed that Syrians, after arriving in Greek reception centers, are abandoned in the open sea or on deserted islands. An illegal modus operandi, which has become systematic with the coronavirus. The...

What is the point of making controversy about the obligation of a vaccine that...

The trial is not completed, but locally online there is already discussion of making the hypothetical vaccine against Covid-19 mandatory (with all the imaginable risks if something goes wrong). Between the reverie of an underwater...

WHO: Avoid vaccine nationalism

As research on the fight against coronavirus advances in the world with some countries in the lead, the World Health Organisation calls for "preventing vaccine nationalism" and "ensuring that innovations are available to everyone,...

VIDEO: Man dies after getting stuck inside water slide pipe

The man got stuck about four feet down the pipe, which supports a water slide, and his muffled cries for help were heard before he fell silent and died while trapped at the Eldorado...

In the fear of the unknown, many parents are tempted by homeschooling

It is an expensive option for families in terms of money and time, but on social media groups of mothers, it begins to circulate as an alternative to the current state of uncertainty. In mothers'...

China has patented Ad5-nCov, its Sars-Cov-2 vaccine

And, as for the analogous Russian vaccine, it is news to be taken with a grain of salt: phase 3 of experimentation - the decisive one - is just beginning, and the announcement of...

The plastic in the masks could become a biofuel

Billions of masks (as well as gloves and other protective equipment) ended up in unsorted, non-recyclable waste. What do we do with the billions of masks used around the world? It is a question that perhaps we asked ourselves, during...

Employees of an Indian multinational will have “menstrual leave”

Food delivery company Zomato took care of that, introducing 10 days a year of paid leave for employees who suffer from menstrual pain. It is the first large Indian company to envisage such a measure. According...

Spain has imposed restrictions on outdoor smoking to stem the contagion

Canary Islands and Galicia were the first to ban smoking in public places where the minimum distance of 2 meters cannot be guaranteed. The scientific basis of the provision is shaky, but it is a...

England’s first music festival with social distancing (for real)

It was staged at Newcastle's Virgin Money Unity Arena, set up for the occasion with 500 raised platforms capable of holding up to five people each. And then, an organised parking, an intelligent system of...