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Teachers give thumbs up to the new CDC roadmap for reopening schools during a pandemic

Teachers give thumbs up to the new CDC roadmap for reopening schools during a pandemic

The guidelines released Friday don’t require Covid-19 vaccinations for all educators before returning to classrooms. A teacher wearing a protective mask speaks to students during a lesson at an elementary school in San Francisco on Oct. 5, 2020. David Paul Morris / Bloomberg via Getty…

How billions in pandemic aid was swindled by con artists and crime syndicates

How billions in pandemic aid was swindled by con artists and crime syndicates

A senior federal law enforcement source said the fraud is so complex and multilayered that it will take months to develop a full accounting. When investigators raided a strip mall store in Garden Grove, California, in December, they found a line of customers snaking around…

Pakistan’s Ali Sadpara: The climber who never came back from K2

Pakistan’s Ali Sadpara: The climber who never came back from K2

Mohammad Ali Sadpara will be remembered as a versatile climber by the international community of mountaineers, and a hero in his native Pakistan. He is the only Pakistani to have climbed eight of the world’s 14 highest mountains, and he made the first-ever winter ascent…

Why Canada is falling behind in Covid vaccinations

Why Canada is falling behind in Covid vaccinations

Canada has secured the world’s largest number of potential Covid vaccine doses per capita – but it’s struggling to get its hands on some of those doses and to get jabs into arms. On Friday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised an “enormous increase” in doses…

Perspectives: 5G Will Have An Enormous Impact On The World

Perspectives: 5G Will Have An Enormous Impact On The World

The countdown to the 5G revolution has begun, and the explosion of connected devices, such as mobile phones, televisions, security systems, and speakers, among others, is only going to intensify. As the next big thing in the journey of digital transformation, 5G will have an…

Think 5G Is Exciting? Just Wait For 6G

Think 5G Is Exciting? Just Wait For 6G

The wireless industry has revolutionized the way we work and play, so it’s no wonder why 5G has grabbed everyone’s attention. Already in some cities, and soon across the world, fiberoptic transmission speeds will invisibly reach into all of our pockets, bringing television, 3D imagery…

This Company Is Using Mushrooms To Reduce Plastic Waste

This Company Is Using Mushrooms To Reduce Plastic Waste

Our plastic addiction is spiraling out of control, but one company thinks it has a solution from a material found in nature. Humans have produced more than 8.3 billion tons of plastic since the 1950s, according to the United Nations. Most of that is ending…