5 Tips for Boosting Internet Speeds at Home

5 Tips for Boosting Internet Speeds at Home

With the recent and ongoing stay at home orders and social distancing in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more people than ever before are working remotely, participating in e-learning, and binging Netflix. This has created quite a bit of strain on internet service...
Over 100 minor planets discovered in outer solar system

Over 100 minor planets discovered in outer solar system

Astronomers have recently discovered an additional 139 minor planets in our own solar system, far beyond Neptune. Data from the Dark Energy Survey was analyzed to find the new discoveries, and it is expected that this same technique will reveal many thousands more....
Locust Swarms in East Africa

Locust Swarms in East Africa

Africa is currently experiencing the worst outbreak of locusts in decades. The insects are threatening the food supply for the continent, and there is no end in sight.Desert locusts are to blame, and they are the most destructive of all known locust species. A...
Coronavirus COVID-19

Coronavirus COVID-19

Coronavirus History The coronavirus is a type of virus that typically causes the common cold. However there have been deadly outbreaks of similar viruses in the past. You may recall the 2002–04 SARS outbreak caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus...