Spacewalking Astronauts Prep Station for New Solar Wings

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. – Spacewalking astronauts ventured out Sunday to install support frames for new, high-efficiency solar panels arriving at the International Space Station later this year.NASA’s Kate Rubins and Victor Glover put the first set of mou…

FDA Approves Johnson & Johnson Vaccine for Use in US

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration formally authorized the use of the Johnson & Johnson’s one-dose vaccine Saturday, clearing the way for shots to go into arms as early as Monday.The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is 85% effective against serious illness…

Botswana Eases COVID Restrictions Despite Rising Death Toll

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – Botswana, which saw COVID-19 deaths surpass 300 this week, has lifted a ban on alcohol sales and eased curfew restrictions. But President Mokgweetsi Masisi extended an existing curfew.In a televised address, Masisi said rising COVI…

Which Is Best COVID-19 Vaccine?

If regulators give the go-ahead as expected in the next few days, there will be three vaccines available in the United States to prevent COVID-19. A fourth is in widespread use in 50 countries around the world. So, which shot should you get? “Get the …

Hennessy Becomes the NBA’s First Global Spirits Partner

– Multiyear Partnership Expansion Makes Hennessy the “Official Spirit of the NBA” Worldwide– COGNAC, France, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hennessy, the world’s best-selling cognac, and the National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced a global expansion of their partnership, making Hennessy the “Official Spirit of the NBA” worldwide.  The multiyear agreement, which marks the league’s first-ever […]

50 Million COVID-19 Vaccines Administered in US

U.S. President Joe Biden hosted an event at the White House Thursday honoring the 50 millionth coronavirus vaccination administered in the country.Four people — an elementary school counselor, a grocery store employee and two firefighter EMTs — were va…

LeddarTech Launches PixSet, the Industry’s First Full-Waveform Flash LiDAR Dataset

The Leddar PixSet is the industry’s first publicly available dataset for ADAS and AD research and development that contains data from a full sensor suite (cameras, LiDARs, radar, IMU), including full-waveform data from a 3D solid-state flash LiDAR sensor QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LeddarTech®, a global leader in Level 1-5 ADAS […]