New Zealand high school student tests positive to coronavirus

New Zealand high school student tests positive to coronavirus – raising fears Auckland could be plunged into its second lockdown in as many weeks Student at Papatoetoe High School in Auckland has tested positive to Covid-19 All staff and students at the school will be tested before leaving on Tuesday  Comes after Auckland was thrown into … Read more

US Navy tests orbiting solar panel that could one day beam power anywhere on Earth

A pizza box sized solar panel in orbit is producing enough electricity to power an iPad, according to a succesful test of the technology by the US Navy.  The Photovoltaic Radiofrequency Antenna Module (PRAM) was launched in May 2020 attached to a drone that loops around the Earth every 90 minutes and is designed to harness … Read more

US Navy tests orbiting solar panel that could one day beam power anywhere on Earth

A pizza box sized solar panel in orbit is producing enough electricity to power an iPad, according to a succesful test of the technology by the US Navy.  The Photovoltaic Radiofrequency Antenna Module (PRAM) was launched in May 2020 attached to a drone that loops around the Earth every 90 minutes and is designed to harness … Read more

Could Boris’s four tests slow down the route out of lockdown? PM sets criteria for freeing UK

Boris Johnson this afternoon unveiled his long-awaited roadmap out of lockdown for England, along a road that has four potentially sizable obstacles in the carriageway.  The 60-page document  set out the steps that will be taken to return the country to normal after more than a year of shutdowns and disruption. It will start with … Read more

Fiendishly difficult quiz tests your knowledge of the natural world

Can YOU ace this science quiz? Multiple choice challenge will test your knowledge of space, evolution and human biology – and the creator claims only 30% will score full marks Quiz by Tal Garner on US-based trivia website Playbuzz tests nature knowledge Creator claims just 30 per cent of people achieve a perfect score of … Read more

Fiendishly difficult quiz tests your knowledge of the natural world

Can YOU ace this science quiz? Multiple choice challenge will test your knowledge of space, evolution and human biology – and the creator claims only 30% will score full marks Quiz by Tal Garner on US-based trivia website Playbuzz tests nature knowledge Creator claims just 30 per cent of people achieve a perfect score of … Read more

CBI BOSS: Government must continue paying for free Covid tests for firms

Workplace testing will need to become commonplace and the Government must continue paying for free Covid kits for companies, says CBI BOSS By Karan Bilimoria For Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 22:16 GMT, 20 February 2021 | Updated: 22:16 GMT, 20 February 2021 Lord Bilimoria is president of the CBI and the founder of Cobra … Read more

Don’t stop cash for Covid tests at work, CBI boss tells PM

Don’t stop cash for Covid tests at work next month, CBI boss Lord Bilimoria tells Prime Minister By Alex Lawson For The Mail On Sunday Published: 22:16 GMT, 20 February 2021 | Updated: 22:30 GMT, 20 February 2021 One of Britain’s most powerful bosses has called on the Prime Minister to put workplace Covid-19 testing … Read more

Had it with this reality? Then try another: PETER HOSKIN road tests the Oculus Quest 2 VR headset

Had it with this reality? Then try another: PETER HOSKIN road tests the Oculus Quest 2 VR headset By Peter Hoskin For The Daily Mail Published: 02:04 GMT, 19 February 2021 | Updated: 02:44 GMT, 19 February 2021 Beat Saber (£22.99) Rating: The Climb (£22.99) Rating: Star Wars: Tales From The Galaxy’s Edge (£18.99) Rating: Real … Read more

PAUL THOMAS on… Covid tests for kids

PAUL THOMAS on… Covid tests for children By Paul Thomas For The Daily Mail Published: 02:19 GMT, 19 February 2021 | Updated: 02:19 GMT, 19 February 2021 Advertisement To order a print of this Paul Thomas cartoon or one by Pugh, visit Mailpictures.newsprints.co.uk or call 0191 6030 178. Share or comment on this article: