When employees at the 3D bioprinting company Cellink went back to the office Monday after nearly five months, they were required to clip a small piece of Bluetooth technology onto their clothes before walking through the office’s front doors. The devices, made by the Austrian company Safedi, are intended to […]
Schools Can’t Reopen Safely Without A Lot More Money. Congress Is Running Out Of Time.
WASHINGTON ― In a matter of weeks, millions of children will head back to school in the middle of a pandemic, leaving millions more parents filled with anxiety about risking their child’s health ― not to mention school staff ― to get an education. Public schools cannot safely reopen without […]
As churches reopen, outbreaks are sprouting and some are keeping doors shut
At a church in Sacramento, California, that has been closed for in-person services since March, congregants occasionally still stop by to pray outside and try to capture a sense of fellowship they dearly miss. In Nashville, Tennessee, the pastor of an Anglican church has been handing out Communion in the […]
U.S. Schools Must Reopen. Are You Listening, New York?
(Bloomberg Opinion) — Online schooling has failed. American schools need to reopen in the fall. It has now become obvious that the steady diet of online instruction put in place for the coronavirus pandemic not only has hurt kids academically and increased absenteeism, but has contributed to anxiety and depression […]