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COVID-19: How ISP Engineers Are Fighting to Keep the Internet Alive in the Time of Coronavirus

COVID-19: How ISP Engineers Are Fighting to Keep the Internet Alive in the Time of Coronavirus

As the 21-day lockdown imposed because of the spread of coronavirus continues, people around the country (and the world) are relying more and more on the Internet. Although the government has denied that the lockdown is going to be extended, many of us will likely continue to work from home …

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How we keep human organs alive outside the body

How we keep human organs alive outside the body

Organ transplantation is one of the success stories of modern medicine. Around 139,000 transplants are performed annually across the world. One of the most recent success stories is a double-lung transplant for a patient with Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, in China. Successful organ donation is a fairly …

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No cricket until 28 May as ECB battles to save season and keep Tests alive | Sport

The England and Wales Cricket Board has written off the first seven weeks of the season with no professional cricket to be staged before 28 May. Announcing the decision on Friday evening, the ECB said it was now working through three possible schedules for starts in June, July or August …

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Over 50? Checklist May Predict If You’ll Be Alive in 10 Years

A Good Mood May Boost Seniors' Brain Power

Latest Senior Health News By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, March 5 (HealthDay News) — A simple checklist could help doctors estimate whether an older patient will be alive 10 years from now, according to a new study. Researchers hope the findings, reported in the March 6 Journal of …

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Up-and-Coming Texas Singer Lucky to Be Alive and Still Singing the Blues

News Picture: AHA News: Up-and-Coming Texas Singer Lucky to Be Alive and Still Singing the Blues

THURSDAY, Feb. 21, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — A few years ago, Texas country-blues singer Charley Crockett wrote “How Long Will I Last” about an uncertain love affair. Little did he know the song title would also apply to his struggle with heart disease. “The cardiologist determined I was …

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England keep title hopes alive as George Ford outwits Ireland defence | Sport

Elliot Daly

England are back in Six Nations title contention after a convincing victory over a below-par and overly generous Ireland. In their first home fixture of the tournament the hosts successfully capitalised on a 17-0 first-half lead and now sit second in the table, four points behind unbeaten France with two …

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California couple missing for 8 days found alive, police call it ‘a miracle’

In these undated photos released by the Marin County Sheriff

A couple missing for over a week in Northern California were found alive on Saturday morning by rescuers who had given up hope of finding them alive. The Marin County Sheriff’s Office said at a news conference that Carol Kiparsky, 77, and Ian Irwin, 72, were found around 10 a.m. on Saturday …

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‘Miracle’ outcome: Missing Palo Alto couple found alive in Marin County

‘Miracle’ outcome: Missing Palo Alto couple found alive in Marin County

An elderly Palo Alto couple missing near Inverness since taking a hike on Valentine’s Day were found alive Saturday morning, to the surprise of authorities and scores of volunteer searchers who had begun to believe that neither hiker had survived. “This is a miracle,” Sgt. Brenton Schneider, a spokesman for …

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Missing Palo Alto couple found alive, Carol Kiparsky and Ian Irwin extricated

Missing Palo Alto couple found alive, Carol Kiparsky and Ian Irwin extricated

Click here if you are having trouble viewing the slideshow on a mobile device. After mysteriously vanishing on Valentine’s Day from their rental cottage in the Inverness forest, a Palo Alto couple was miraculously found alive Saturday, rescued from a ravine deep in the woods near Shell Beach, where they …

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Two academics in their 70s who vanished from California cottage are found alive

Image: Phil McCausland

Two academics in their 70s who disappeared from a Northern California rental cottage more than a week ago were found alive Saturday, authorities said. The Marin County Sheriff’s Department said Carol Kiparsky, 77, and Ian Irwin, 72, were plucked by a helicopter crew from heavily wooded terrain above Tomales Bay. …

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