Doctor discusses what can be done to slow spread of COVID-19’s Delta variant

Doctor discusses what can be done to slow spread of COVID-19’s Delta variant

Doctor discusses what can be done to slow spread of COVID-19’s Delta variant – CBS News Watch CBSN Live COVID-19’s Delta variant is surging out of control in Florida. The state reported more than 21,000 new cases Saturday, the most in a single day since the pandemic started. Dr. Krutika Kuppalli, an assistant professor of…

CDC reveals “pivotal discovery” about the Delta variant as cases surge

CDC reveals “pivotal discovery” about the Delta variant as cases surge

CDC reveals “pivotal discovery” about the Delta variant as cases surge – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The CDC says the “war has changed” in the coronavirus pandemic, as the Delta variant fuels a surge in cases. As CBS News’ Michael George reports, experts say vaccinated people can spread the virus just as easily as…

Paula Caplan, 74, Dies; Feminist Psychologist Took On Her Profession

Paula Caplan, 74, Dies; Feminist Psychologist Took On Her Profession

The couple divorced in 1978. A previous marriage also ended in divorce. Along with her daughter, Dr. Caplan is survived by her son, Jeremy; her brother, Bruce; and five grandchildren. After moving to Canada, Dr. Caplan was a psychologist for the Toronto Family Court for three years. Among her first efforts was a study of…

A Third of White-Tailed Deer Tested in Survey Were Exposed to Coronavirus

A Third of White-Tailed Deer Tested in Survey Were Exposed to Coronavirus

A third of the white-tailed deer tested in four states during a federal study had been exposed to the coronavirus, in yet another indication of the unpredictable nature of the disease. The percentage was highest in Michigan, where 60 percent of the animals tested positive. The presence of the virus in wild deer is not…

Astronomers spot light from behind a black hole for the first time — proving Einstein right, again

For the first time ever, astronomers have directly detected light from behind a supermassive black hole. The discovery proves Albert Einstein’s theory of general relativity was right — again.  Using the European Space Agency‘s XMM-Newton and NASA’s NuSTAR space telescopes, researchers were observing the black hole as it flung X-rays out into the universe. The…

Florida’s Delta variant outbreak triggers record number of new COVID infections

Florida’s Delta variant outbreak triggers record number of new COVID infections

Florida’s Delta variant outbreak triggers record number of new COVID infections – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Florida health officials report more than 21,000 new infections in a single day. However, the state has a 60% vaccination rate for people over the age of 12. Dr. Kartik Cherabuddi, an epidemiologist and associate professor of infections…