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Mercedes F1 Team Helps to Develop Breathing Aid in Pandemic

Formula One team Mercedes has helped to develop a breathing aid that could keep coronavirus patients out of intensive care and ease some pressure on Britain’s strained health service. As part of a combined effort involving seven Britain-based teams, Mercede...

Ten Museums You Can Virtually Visit

Smithsonian Magazine Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, museums and cultural institutions across the globe are closing their doors to the public. But while visitors can no longer roam the halls of these inst...
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Stars of ‘Contagion’ Reunite to Offer Coronavirus Advice

NEW YORK — The stars of the 2011 virus thriller “Contagion” — a prescient film these days — have reunited for a series of public service announcements to warn about COVID-19. “Wash your hands like your life depends on it. Because right now, in particular, i...

Easter Is Coming, but Will There Be Eggs?

The Counter A panic-induced run on eggs, coupled with a shortage of truck drivers to deliver fresh inventory, means they’ll be more expensive, and in shorter supply this year. In these days of sel...

Fresno Teachers Get Their Groove on to Raise Funds for Food

The Fresno Teachers Association has a rock 'n roll solution for several conundrums: How to raise money to help feed people and support local restaurants during the COVID-19 outbreak, and what are we going to do for entertainment on Saturday night since we can'...
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Some Golfers Play On. But Open Courses Becoming Scarce.

Even as the coronavirus pandemic has shuttered restaurants, bars and beaches, many golf courses have managed to stay open with all sorts of precautions in place to promote social distancing, from sanitizing carts to removing rakes from bunkers. In California,...
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