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Archives for August 10, 2020

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 10 August 2020 – NO new positives

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports 454 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since it was last reported on Friday, 7 August. All were negative.

2 Metre You – Portraits

The British Photographic Assignment 2020: COVID−19, “2 Metre You − A Series of Safe Distance Portraits” Entry by Photographer Jamie Bubb I live on the perimeter road of a large estate in Doncaster, it’s a popular route for runners, cyclists and walkers out for their daily exercise. I set up my camera and a single light […]

Cayman National Gallery News and Events!

For more go to: National Gallery of the Cayman Islands, P.O. Box 10197, Grand Cayman, KY1-1002 Cayman Islands

Scientists discover cause of body odor

From Newsmax British scientists have discovered what makes people stink. Blame an enzyme that hides in specific bacteria that colonize the human armpit. “Solving the structure of this ‘BO enzyme’ has allowed us to pinpoint the molecular step inside certain bacteria that makes the odor molecules,” said co-author Michelle Rudden. She’s a postdoctoral research associate […]

Doctors: Mandating COVID-19 vaccine is patriotic

By Lynn Allison from Newsmax A coronavirus vaccine may be the only answer to winning the war on COVID-19, a disease that has already claimed the lives of more than 162,000 Americans. Experts say that getting vaccinated may be our patriotic duty to save more lives and stop the spread of this virus, even if […]

Scientist says we should treat COVID-19 as an acute inflammatory disease

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax A team of scientists conducted a massive global review of COVID-19 data to identify key strategies to treat the dreaded disease. One of these researchers, Masoud Manjili, Ph.D., of VCU Massey Cancer Center, suggested that we treat COVID-19 as an acute inflammatory disease because the severity of the disease appears […]

Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe: Pavlovic and Guzman shine under the lights with Misano Race 1 victory

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Misano Adriatico: 8 August 2020 – Target Racing’s Miloš Pavlović and Raul Guzman claimed the first Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe race win of the season at Misano Adriatico, edging Imperiale Racing’s Vito Postiglione and Kikko Galbiati by just over one-tenth of a second in a stunning finish. Liberati beat the pole-sitting Leipert Motorsport car of Sebastian Balthasar into […]

Recipe of the week

No Churn Cinnamon Snickerdoodle Ice Cream By TWO PEAS AND THEIR POD From Yummly PREP TIME 15 minutes TOTAL TIME 6 hours 15 minutes CUISINE American SERVINGS 8 Ingredients  14 ounces sweetened condensed milk 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 cups heavy cream (cold) 1 1/2 cups cookies (chopped snickerdoodle, divided, about 10 cookies) sugar cinnamon Instructions In a medium bowl, stir together sweetened condensed milk, vanilla extract, […]

How the U.S. failed at its foreign policy toward Venezuela

By Vijay Prashad and Érika Ortega Sanoja / Independent Media Institute On August 4, 2020, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held ahearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee was U.S. State Department Special Representative Elliott Abrams. Abrams, who has had a long—and controversial—career in the formation of U.S. foreign policy, was assaulted by almost all […]

Baoshang bankruptcy a “compliance wake-up call” in China

By Emilio Demetriou-Jones From GBRR China’s central bank has announced that it will allow troubled Baoshang Bank to become the first commercial lender to file for bankruptcy in China since 2001, in a move that could prompt other lenders to “step up” their risk assessments and internal audits amid growing non-performing loan portfolios. The People’s […]