Algal blooms in freshwater lakes are becoming more common worldwide

Lakes across the world have seen an increase in algal blooms that strangle freshwater ecosystems, according to an analysis of satellite images from 1982 to 2019 Environment 3 February 2022 By Chen Ly An algal bloom in Lake Erie photographed by a Landsat satellite in September 2017 Joshua Stevens/NASA Earth Observatory using Landsat 8 data … Read more

Flurona Is a Great Example of How Misinformation Blooms

Earlier this week, Israeli media reported a person who was hospitalized with evidence of both seasonal flu and COVID at the same time. This unvaccinated and pregnant person had mild symptoms and was discharged without any complications. A person being infected with both the COVID-causing SARS-CoV2 virus and an influenza virus can happen; we just … Read more