Covid-19. Researchers develop mask to detect virus in 90 minutes

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University have unveiled a masque equipped with an integrated screening device to identify different infectious cells, whose coronavirus. The wearer of this protection can thus know if he is contaminated in about 90 minutes, the scientists specified in their study published Monday, June 28 in […]

towards the end of wearing a mask outdoors from June 30?

(Photo by JEFF PACHOUD / AFP) The Director General of Health mentioned this Monday morning an end date for the obligation to wear a mask outdoors, which could cease from June 30. “If all goes well, we will lift a number of constraints on June 30”, said Monday morning the Director General of Health Jérôme […]

faces are revealed in the United States

In mid-May, Joe Biden announced the end of the mandatory mask for fully vaccinated people. Washington correspondent Joe Biden’s announcement initially created a surprise. “If you are fully vaccinated, you no longer need to wear a mask”, announced the American president on May 13 in a press conference at the White House. “Today is a […]

Covid-19. When wearing a mask outdoors is based on contamination figures

In its new guidelines released in April, the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC), the leading public health agency in the United States, indicated that ” less than 10 % “ contaminations Covid-19 performed outside, reports the New York Times , relayed by Slate . Since then, the figure has been widely used in […]

China. Archaeologists find 3,000-year-old gold mask

Heritage authorities Chinese announced on Saturday March 20 that they had unearthed more than 500 objects around 3,000 years old, including a partially destroyed gold mask. The finds took place around the ruins of Sanxingdui, in Sichuan province. This is the oldest site archaeological known local from the pre-Qin era, explained to Global Times the […]

Some New York theaters authorized to reopen in early April

After the return of NBA matches at Madison Square Garden, then the reopening this Friday of some cinemas, New York may soon be able to celebrate the resumption of the performing arts: the governor announced on Wednesday that theaters could reopen on the 2nd April, with a still limited capacity. • Read also: New York […]

In Nord and Pas-de-Calais, where is the mask compulsory?

1. Who decides? Making the wearing of a mask compulsory falls under the prefectural decree. It is therefore up to the prefectures that a decision is taken ” taking into account the health indicators of each territory “, Recalls the North Prefecture and” in consultation with each community in order to define and adapt the […]

France bought billions of euros in masks from China

As L’Opinion reports, France has imported billions of euros in products to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. 5.9 billion euros were spent on the purchase of masks. The subject invaded the public debate at the heart of last spring. Struck, like the rest of the world, by the first wave of the coronavirus, France found itself […]