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Rocket Report: At long last the SLS is ready, Alpha gets a launch date

Rocket Report: At long last the SLS is ready, Alpha gets a launch date

Enlarge / The SLS rocket and Orion spacecraft are ready for launch, NASA says. Trevor Mahlmann Welcome to Edition 5.08 of the Rocket Report! This weekend I’ll be traveling to the Artemis I launch in Florida on Monday. It’s remarkable that launch day is finally here for NASA’s big rocket and a big moment for …

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Physicists Finally Measure a Long Theorized Molecule Made From Light And Matter

Physicists Finally Measure a Long Theorized Molecule Made From Light And Matter

Physicists have just caught light acting the part of ‘glue’ between atoms, in a kind of loosely bonded molecule. “We have succeeded for the first time in polarizing several atoms together in a controlled way, creating a measurable attractive force between them,” says University of Innsbruck physicist Matthias Sonnleitner.   Atoms connect to form molecules in …

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Long Beach child infected with monkeypox as L.A. County declares local emergency

Long Beach child infected with monkeypox as L.A. County declares local emergency

A child in Long Beach has contracted monkeypox, health officials said hours after Los Angeles County leaders proclaimed a local emergency amid the spreading illness. “While news of a pediatric case may cause alarm, please remember that monkeypox is still rare, is much more difficult to get than COVID-19 and other common childhood illnesses, and …

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More people are catching coronavirus a second time, heightening long COVID risk, experts say

More people are catching coronavirus a second time, heightening long COVID risk, experts say

Emerging evidence suggests that catching the coronavirus a second time can heighten long-term health risks, a worrisome development as the circulation of increasingly contagious Omicron subvariants leads to greater numbers of Californians being reinfected. Earlier in the pandemic, it was assumed that getting infected afforded some degree of lasting protection, for perhaps a few months. …

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According to Mayo Clinic, it can take anywhere between two to five days to complete the digestion process, depending on the person.

How long does it take to digest food? Tips to help improve digestion.

Whether you’re planning for a swim, run or even a walk  after a meal, the first thought that comes to mind might be how soon can I go  Any factor disrupting your digestive process can lead to constipation, flatulence, diarrhea or heartburn, Healthline says. For human beings, digestion is one of the fundamental processes for survival and staying healthy. …

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Why Brushing Teeth Is Key To Long Life: 6 Ways Gum Disease Can Lead To Major Health Problems

Why Brushing Teeth Is Key To Long Life: 6 Ways Gum Disease Can Lead To Major Health Problems

If you thought that preventing gum disease is only to the benefit of your oral hygiene, think again. Gum disease, also called periodontitis, can be a prelude to more serious health problems far beyond your mouth. As it turns out, the health of your gums can dictate long term health from head to toe. Millions …

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The Long March 5B, a 22-ton Chinese rocket, is falling back to Earth this weekend. Where will it land?

The Long March 5B, a 22-ton Chinese rocket, is falling back to Earth this weekend. Where will it land?

When you’re asked, “What’s up?” this weekend, here’s your answer: the Long March 5B, a roughly 44,000-pound rocket body that’s spiraling toward Earth. But scientists are unsure when and where this debris — from China’s launch this past Sunday of its Wentian space-station module — will land. The Aerospace Corporation did release its latest predicted …

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Hoping for a breakthrough, the search for answers on long Covid continues

Hoping for a breakthrough, the search for answers on long Covid continues

A new US study is the latest to identify several factors that make some people more susceptible to long Covid than others. Yet with millions around the globe experiencing debilitating symptoms weeks or months after first being infected, the medical establishment does not yet understand why.  Patients who have been obese at some point prior to …

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Amazon strikes $3.5 bln deal for One Medical in long march into U.S. healthcare

Amazon strikes $3.5 bln deal for One Medical in long march into U.S. healthcare

July 21 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) on Thursday agreed to buy primary care provider One Medical (ONEM.O) for $3.49 billion, expanding the e-commerce giant’s virtual healthcare and adding brick-and-mortar doctors’ offices for the first time. The all-cash deal would combine two relatively small players as Amazon continues a years-long march into U.S. healthcare, seeking …

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