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Given the current pandemic, we have been going out of our way to take extra safety precautions. From masks to hand sanitizers to washing your hands every 20 minutes, it is safe to say that we are doing our best. However, one thing that we don’t think about is our phone.
The solution to storing food and avoiding large amounts of waste is here. The Mother’s Heart is a device crafted like a dome food covering, designed to keep food fresh. The device has a controller on top that lets you select functions of refrigeration and warmth.
With the current pandemic, the use of masks is crucial to keep the disease from spreading. People have been opting for reusable masks in order to reduce the costs that single-use masks bear. However, it is important to regularly wash these masks to avoid the accumulation of pathogens.
In this day and age, millions of drugs and treatments have been designed in order to treat different illnesses. However, there are some fatal diseases that are “too rare to care about". Due to this rarity, these diseases, often due to unique genetic mutations, are not researched about, leaving their victims in the worst of conditions. Thankfully, novel drugs are being tested in order to fix these DNA mistakes.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved UPS’ request to start using drones as a means of transportation for shipping. This only covers delivery services in campus settings, like hospitals and universities. Approval for residential deliveries are still years away.