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The CDC says a shorter COVID quarantine is better than none
The CDC has added two additional quarantine options to increase compliance.
Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine has started a nationwide, Phase 3 trial
The CDC also updated its guidelines for how long people must self-isolate after testing positive for COVID-19.
What happens when humans spend too much time in the dark
Excerpt: Underground: A Human History of the Worlds Beneath Our Feet
Yes, cabin fever is real—here’s how to prevent it
Don't let winter isolation ruin your mood.
Americans spend more time alone than ever—but that doesn’t mean we’re lonely
But social media might not be a longterm solution.
Earth-Based Mars500 Crew Breaks Endurance Record For Longest “Space” Mission
An increasingly pale six-member crew on a fake mission to Mars has just reached a new landmark: 438 days in … Continued
Mars500 Crew All Set For Upcoming Fake Mars Landing, And Then Six More Months In A Metal Capsule
A band of make-believe space travelers locked in a steel capsule in Moscow is about to “land” on Mars, mission … Continued
NASA Sending a Team of Specialists to Chile to Aid in Mine Rescue Operation
After 33 miners were discovered trapped alive deep within a collapsed Chilean gold and copper mine, authorities in Chile sought … Continued
NASA’s Experience With Survival In Isolation Will Help Trapped Chilean Miners
When Chilean officials contacted NASA seeking advice from the space agency on how to keep 33 miners trapped in a … Continued
Spending a Year and a Half in Martian Isolation Looks Kind of Fun
Shenanigans on a 520-day-long pretend trip to Mars