Space buddies: How BFF Moon protected Earth’s atmosphere, made planet liveable

Should we thank Moon for life on Earth? A new study says it was the Moon’s magnetic field that helped develop life and habitable conditions on the blue planet, Earth. The Nasa-led study published in the journal ‘Science Advances’ reveals that the Moon’s (now extinct magnetic field though) may have helped protect Earth’s atmosphere as … Read more

High-risk health workers ‘may not be protected’

Image copyright Getty Images Guidance to protect at-risk healthcare workers in Wales from coronavirus infection has been relaxed, the BBC has learned. A risk assessment tool initially recommended high-risk workers should not work in the parts of a hospital where infection was most likely. But it now says their personal protective equipment (PPE) should be … Read more