Celebrate New Zealand being coronavirus-free with this dancing Jacinda Ardern ‘Love Actually’ mashup video

[ad_1] New Zealand declared itself officially coronavirus-free this week, lifting all domestic COVID-19 restrictions and allowing Kiwis to resume tossing jewellery into volcanoes and zorbing. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was understandably pleased, stating that she “did a little dance” when she found out the country had no more active cases. “I showed Neve, she was…

Twitter’s trending section is an extra hellish minefield during the pandemic

[ad_1] Even on its best day, Twitter’s trending section wasn’t exactly a stellar feature.  Seemingly dropped from an unfeeling algorithm in the sky, the tab has nearly always been filled with out-of-context names, random nonsense-phrases from the president, and — oh yeah — some lovely disinformation.  But in the age of coronavirus, holy hell is…

Donald Trump morphs into Michael Scott to say he tested negative for COVID-19

[ad_1] President Donald Trump tried to tell reporters on Thursday that he tested negative for the coronavirus — as in he does not have COVID-19 — but somewhere along the way he morphed into everyone’s favorite regional manager. I’m talking, of course, about The Office‘s Michael Scott. But before we move to Scranton, first Trump.…

This pack of 2 reusable cloth face masks is only $15

[ad_1] All products featured here are independently selected by our editors and writers.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Swap out your old spit-soaked face mask for some fresh ones. Image: tippit / mashable composite By Miller KernMashable Shopping2020-05-16 02:00:00 -0700 TL:DR: Keep your face covered with…

Very good dogs are being trained, at no risk to their own health, to sniff out coronavirus cases

[ad_1] A team led by Professor James Logan, Head of the Department of Disease Control at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, is training a team of dogs to detect odors from humans with COVID-19 infections.  The dogs would provide non-invasive and rapid diagnosis in ports of entry, like airports. The welfare of…