Archive for February 16th, 2021

February 16th, 2021 - 6:34 pm § in Environment

What makes the Texas power blackout unique, and why it won’t happen elsewhere

Big chunks of Texas are without power in the wake of an epic snow and ice storm gripping much of the United States. The immediate cause for the grid’s failure is freezing temperatures, but this happens every winter in northern states (and Scandanavia), and they don’t lose power to the en[...]

February 16th, 2021 - 5:11 pm § in Health, Science

This is much Covid-19 virus there is

A British mathematician calculated all the Covid-19 virus particles in the world would fill about half a soda can. Read about his methodology here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]