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Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chandigarh among other cities, install vending machines for face masks, sanitisers and gloves
India

Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chandigarh among other cities, install vending machines for face masks, sanitisers and gloves

The railways is planning to install such vending machines at several other railway stations as well, including at few other suburban railway stations in Mumbai.

Researchers debate if infecting people on purpose to test Coronavirus vaccines is ethical
science

Researchers debate if infecting people on purpose to test Coronavirus vaccines is ethical

Human challenge trials have been used to test other vaccines but there were rescue medicines to cure those who got sick. There is no cure for COVID-19.

Facebook, Instagram to remind users to wear masks amid COVID-19 pandemic
News & Analysis

Facebook, Instagram to remind users to wear masks amid COVID-19 pandemic

The banners come as the social media giant struggles to contain disinformation about COVID-19 and face coverings on the platform.

Coronavirus Outbreak: NASA develops a PULSE pendant that is supposed to help keep your hands away from your face
science

Coronavirus Outbreak: NASA develops a PULSE pendant that is supposed to help keep your hands away from your face

The PULSE pendant is supposed to be “simple and affordable” technology that can be easily replicated so that it can be widely distributed.

Out of work and stranded, over 1450 people from North East attempt to travel back from Bangalore
India

Out of work and stranded, over 1450 people from North East attempt to travel back from Bangalore

Over 1450 people from the Northeast stranded in Karnataka are attempting to travel back home in what appears to be an exodus.

CSIR scientists rise to the challenge, build new protective gear and tests to fight COVID-19
Health

CSIR scientists rise to the challenge, build new protective gear and tests to fight COVID-19

Not only do our past experiences inform our actions now, but advances made in technology also help us mount a stronger attack against the health threat.

How effective are face and cloth masks against COVID-19?
Health

How effective are face and cloth masks against COVID-19?

If you're wondering about the effectiveness of home-made masks, when the use of even surgical masks was discouraged not too long ago, you're not alone.

The right way to wear, take off and wash a face cover aka homemade, reusable mask
Health

The right way to wear, take off and wash a face cover aka homemade, reusable mask

While wearing a face cover is important, equally important is to know how to wear it, take it off, store it and wash it the right way.

Coronavirus outbreak: Govt issues advisory on use of homemade reusable mask by citizens not suffering from COVID-19 symptoms
India

Coronavirus outbreak: Govt issues advisory on use of homemade reusable mask by citizens not suffering from COVID-19 symptoms

Amid growing number of cases of coronavirus in the country, the government has recommended that people cover their faces with reusable, homemade masks when they step out.

Here’s how you can make a reusable face mask at home
Health

Here’s how you can make a reusable face mask at home

While medical masks are available in India, many are urging that the general population leave those for use by our doctors and medical staff.

Working in times of coronavirus outbreak? Here are five office hygiene tips you should follow to stay safe
India

Working in times of coronavirus outbreak? Here are five office hygiene tips you should follow to stay safe

For people who have to be at work despite the coronavirus outbreak, here are a few things to keep in mind

Face/Off in real life: Japanese company creating super-realistic masks in high demand
News & Analysis

Face/Off in real life: Japanese company creating super-realistic masks in high demand

A Japanese car company ordered a mask of a sleeping face to improve its facial recognition technology to detect if a driver had dozed off

Pharaoh Tutankhamun's famed golden funeral mask to go back on display in Cairo
Life

Pharaoh Tutankhamun's famed golden funeral mask to go back on display in Cairo

Ancient pharaoh Tutankhamun's famed golden funeral mask will go back on display at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo next week after it was accidentally damaged by museum workers over a year ago.