Health

Real-world study details average duration of infectiousness for Covid

First real-world study gives detailed new insights into when people with COVID-19 are infectious. A new study of 57 people with mild COVID-19 estimates how long people are infectious for and when they can safely leave isolation. The research, which is led by Imperial College London and published in The Lancet …

Male Birth Control Is On The Horizon With Human Trials On The Way

A male birth control pill has shown significant results in mice and is heading toward human trials, which could start next year.   Shutterstock Amale birth control pill has shown significant results in lab trials in mice and is heading toward human trials, which could start next year. Although several male …

Magnets in flux

Johns Hopkins University A team of physicists at the Johns Hopkins Institute for Quantum Matter has discovered that they can control a metal’s electromagnetic properties by manipulating it mechanically. The finding suggests potential developments in the technologies involved in magnetic random access memory, or RAM, as well as other applications. Scientists usually …