Covid-19 Updates

Heat-trapping gas levels reach a new record high, despite lockdowns

No, the coronavirus lockdown did not solve climate change. Not even a little bit. In fact, the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere surged to a new record high this year, even as the pandemic brought the world to a standstill, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said Monday. While carbon emissions fell during the spring lockdown, the drop amounted to little more than “just…

There are no active COVID cases in Victoria, after the last coronavirus patient was released yesterday

An important caveat to mention is that international travel and quarantine was redirected through to other states as the situation in Victoria deteriorated. We went from nearly 700 new daily cases down to 0 for the past almost 3 weeks now. It took an absolute effort for everyone to get us here so definitely get on the beers, have your doughnut days. It is your…

Covid: Vaccination will be required to fly, says Qantas chief

$150 Then I don’t see the market for fake documents, the vaccines are much cheaper. Also, you only have to get vaccinated once, presumably, and then you can fly. This is fundamentally different from the requirement that you have a negative PCR test three days before your flight…arranging such a test is much more of a hassle, and you ris

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern offers coronavirus know-how to Joe Bіden

This is the best tl;dr I could make, original reduced by 65%. (I’m a bot) WELLINGTON, New Zealand – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday became the latest world leader to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden on his election victory, saying she offered to share her nation’s expertise on dealing with the coronavirus. Ardern said the tone of the 20-minute phone call was warm…