Analysis of nearly 100,000 tweets demonstrate that those following the tweets with hashtags related to the Georgia Senate Elections see a story that shows support for a Democratic win

Flipping The Senate Via Georgia — Tweets Suggest A Democratic Win (Photo by Michael on Unsplash)

One of the most watched elections of the 2020 cycle has been the runoff elections in Georgia where the people will…

It is possible, with reliance on science, friends, and common sense, to make a trip from USA to India and back within nine days even with changed travel conditions

Early morning at Greensboro Airport in North Carolina

Assume yourself and everyone around is infectious.

Here is the chronicle of a journey, usually routine and mundane which I have done numerous times, but now done within…

Analysis of nearly 6,000 tweets shows an ambiguous story about the relationship between Dr. Fauci and President Trump

President Donald Trump visits NIH on March 3, 2020 and tours the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ Vaccine Research Center (VRC) to learn about research on a vaccine for the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. From left: VRC Deputy Director Dr. Barney Graham, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins, VRC Director John Mascola, Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, President Trump, and VRC Research Fellow Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett. (Available at:

The media is abuzz with speculations of the relationship between the White House, President Trump and Dr. Anthony Fauci. The doctor has been one of the faces of the regular White House Task Force on COVID-19 when the televised press conferences were regular affairs earlier in the Spring of 2020…

People may wear masks if the media offered a consistent and authentic information about the risks associated with COVID-19

Mask Use Can Increase If Media Offers A Consistent Story of COVID-19 Risk(Photo by Martin Sanchez on Unsplash).

The question of American mask use(or not) has been connected primarily with political leanings claiming that the mandatory use of the mask is an affront to personal liberty and freedom. …

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