Covid 19 Transmission

Viruses are not bacteria; so thinking of one in terms of the other means you will misunderstand the principles that needs to be understood. It’s a bit like following the lifecycle of whales and expecting it to apply to ants.…

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Pole Position

The deepest hole ever made through the crust was the Kola Superdeep Borehole that was about 7.6 miles. The earths crust at the point it was made was about 3 times this distance, so what lies beneath isn’t proven but…

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Patterns of Covid 19 Strains

Since the virus first appeared in humans in China around October 2019, about 470 days ago, the numbers have probably produced 1,000 or more different variants of Coronavirus, most being trivial. It’s all dependent on linear time for development where…

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Assessing of Risks Generally

One of the blessings or burdens of intelligence is the assessment of risks. Animals in general are pretty poor about working out consequences, usually only able to deal with very simple action and reaction situations. When playing chess with a…

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Covid Status 25/12/2020

Status 25/12/2020 Reported Likely from Reported +Change in last 3 weeks World UK US World UK US World UK US Cases 80575917 2221312 19210166 80575917 2221312 19210166 20.2% 30.2% 28.7% Deaths 1756991 70195 338263 2494554 99662 480262 14.7% 15.0% 17.7%…

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The Last Supper

Today I though I would have a day of negative sanity for a change. Reality isn’t all that it’s cracked up to be, and a mental holiday is something that can keep you sane. Life’s 2 short it’s said, so…

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The Biro Conundrum

What we call the ‘Biro’ should just be called the ball point pen, László Bíró being the manufacturer and patentee of the first practical and successful ball point pen. The first known one was 50 years earlier by inventor John…

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