Seabirds raise fewer chicks as the pandemic keeps tourists away

By Richard Sima The fear instilled by eagles can disturb breeding guillemotsAron Hejdstrom The birds were behaving strangely. Normally, the summer months would be a productive breeding season for the…

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Taiwan’s silicon titan TSMC says three-nanometre tech is on track for 2021 debut and a 2022 flood of kit • The Register

Taiwan’s silicon manufacturing titan TSMC has revealed it should be ready to produce chips using a three-nanometre process in 2022. Speaking on the manufacturer’s fourth-quarter earnings call with financial analysts…

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What CDC data says about coronavirus vaccine side effects

HOUSTON – The effects of coronavirus appear to have no rhyme or reason, and some say that the same can be said of the vaccine. Reports of various side effects…

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Lush meadows of underwater seagrass are removing plastic from the sea

By Donna Lu Mediterranean seagrass traps plastic particles in its leavesJordi Regàs Underwater seagrass may be naturally trapping millions of pieces of marine plastic and removing them from the sea….

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Lampard vows to stop hugs as Allardyce hits out at government ‘nonsense’ | Football

Frank Lampard has admitted he is trying to coach his players out of the urge to celebrate, as teams received their sternest warning yet that they should stop hugging after…

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‘No time to waste’: Biden unveils $1.9tn coronavirus stimulus package | Joe Biden

Joe Biden has unveiled a $1.9tn coronavirus relief proposal, aimed at urgently combating the pandemic and the economic crisis it has triggered. As the US faces its deadliest stage of…

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