This semester for me started out incredibly strong with a strong emphasis on time management and stronger study techniques. This whole situation was turned upside down by this virus for my last month of the Spring Semester, with everything turning into remote classes and different formatted exams. I am more fond of face to face […]
short horror story idea/manuscript
I read a book once that had a passage in it that encapsulates my thoughts on the stars above us. The paragraph was in a flashback chapter by the narrator and in it, she recanted what her mother used to say about the expansive nature of the universe. A glittering reef of stars, spread out […]
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01108-y Finally! Nature magazine has written about the authoritarian measures the Chinese government has taken to control information on Covid-19. I hope that political pressure will mount across all scientific journals to urge the Chinese government to reveal the true extent of this virus, and for some justice to come out of this search for […]
I’ve been chugging along like everybody else in these incredible times, not a day goes by where I don’t look up the tally for this scourge and be saddened by the gravity of the pandemic. I know that this is only the beginning of this year long journey and I am anxious like the rest […]
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00962-0 This article from nature discusses the interesting concept of CO2 fertilization, basically meaning the process by which plants take in carbon dioxide from the air through photosynthesis. A dichotomy is discussed when it is shown in this study that an increased concentration of carbon in the atmosphere shows no correlation with the rate of […]
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01063-8 In 12 to 18 months, the world may have a vaccine for this viral menace, but what happens after that? Who get’s it first? Who will manufacture the vaccine? Who will benefit and who will be in charge of distributing the vaccine globally? This article from Nature encapsulates the hurdles we will have to […]
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01056-7 Article form Nature discussing drugs that can potentially help the immune system fight this new novel virus.