When Dr. Fauci Thinks COVID-19 Restrictions Should Be Lifted

It’s been a year since many of us have been driven into our homes to try and stay safe and healthy as a precaution against the COVID-19 coronavirus, and days since we marked the first anniversary of COVID-19 quarantines. And even if we’ve been entertained by acts like late night how host Jimmy Fallon and EGOT winner John Legend singing […]

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Here’s When Dr. Fauci Says Children Can Get The COVID Vaccine

Now that Johnson & Johnson has begun distributing its COVID-19 vaccine, joining the two other COVID vaccines on the market (via NPR), many are wondering if this will speed up the process of everyone getting vaccinated. We may have to wait several more months for that to happen, though, according to infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci. While it’s looking […]

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Children prioritize what they hear over what they see when gauging emotional aspects of their experience

The Colavita visual dominance effect is a psychological observation named after Francis B. Colavita, the psychologist who first gathered evidence of its existence in 1974. Colavita observed that when human adults are presented with visual stimuli and other sensory stimuli (e.g., tactile or auditory) at the same time, they respond more to the visual stimuli and often fail to respond […]

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When You Work From Home Every Day, This Happens To Your Body

While there are some undeniable perks to working from home, like being able to make a fresh cup of tea in your own kitchen between meetings and not having to change out of your comfiest sweats (at least from the waist down), anyone who has been hunkered down at home during the COVID-19 pandemic has likely also noticed some not-so-great […]

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When it comes to feeling pain, touch or an itch, location matters

When you touch a hot stove, your hand reflexively pulls away; if you miss a rung on a ladder, you instinctively catch yourself. Both motions take a fraction of a second and require no forethought. Now, researchers at the Salk Institute have mapped the physical organization of cells in the spinal cord that help mediate these and similar critical “sensorimotor […]

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When can I get the COVID-19 vaccine in Colorado? Here’s the state’s timeline.

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis and leaders with the state’s public health department on Wednesday unveiled a reworked plan to prioritize the distribution of the coming COVID-19 vaccines, breaking it down into three phases spread over winter, spring and summer. The first coronavirus vaccine, by Pfizer Inc., could get federal approval this week, with doses expected to arrive in Colorado shortly […]

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