The following is a summary of the latest science news.
The Brazilian variant can re-infect survivors of the virus; The COVID-19 vaccine antibodies pass into breast milk
The following is a summary of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find a cure and vaccine for COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. Inner variant Brazil more likely to re-infect survivors
The Mars rover of Persistence takes its first spin on the surface of the red planet
NASA Mars Persistence rover has made its first short trip over the surface of the red planet, two weeks after the perfect landing of a robotic science lab on the floor of a large crater, mission managers said on Friday. A car-sized six-wheeled astrobiology probe placed a total of 6.5 meters (21.3 feet) on its odometer on Thursday during the deep half-hour test run. Lake Craters, the site of long-lost ancient lake bottoms and river deltas on Mars.
The SpaceX Starship rocket prototype lands … then explodes
The third time seems to be a charm Elon Musk Spaceship rocket – until the end, no. SpaceX’s latest heavy-duty prototype launch vehicle shot flawlessly into the skies in an altitude test Wednesday from Boca Chica, Texas, then fly back to Earth to achieve the first upright landing for the Starship model.
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