Auditor in Silicon Valley. Patricia Dowd, 57, San Jose, Calif. Great-grandmother with an easy laugh. Marion Krueger, 85, Kirkland, Wash. Wife with little time to enjoy a new marriage. Jermaine Ferro, 77, Lee County, Fla. Sharecropper's son.
The New York Times
– May 24, 7:56 AM
The debate over whether Americans should wear face masks to control coronavirus transmission has been settled. Governments and businesses now require or at least recommend them in many public settings. But as parts of the country reopen, some…
The pace of solar cost declines will bring average prices in “reasonably sunny” parts of the world down to a penny or two per kilowatt-hour by 2030 or 2035, according to new research by Ramez Naam, a clean energy investor and expert…
The Washington Post
– May 24, 4:00 AM
As coronavirus lockdowns loosen and some Americans flock to restaurants, beaches and other outdoor spaces for Memorial Day weekend, the question of reopening too quickly is striking an eerily familiar echo. The global flu epidemic of 1918 remains…