A COVID Vaccine Made from Plants: Can Ending a Global Pandemic be ‘Eco-friendly’?

As we pass the one-year mark of COVID-19, everyone is becoming increasingly desperate to be freed from masks, social distancing, travel bans, depression, anxiety, and the never-ending hum of tragedies being reported on the news. Amidst the devastation, scientists have been working hard to develop one of the only tools that could end the pandemic- a vaccine. With the fastest development times in history, several companies like Pfizer and Moderna were able to roll out vaccines before the close of 2020; and now, everyone is waiting with bated breath for their turn at the jab. But is a needle the only thing that could save us? Could a simple pill made from plants be capable of delivering all of the necessary protection?

From Big Environmental Strides to Heart Warming Whale Stories Let’s Talk about GOOD News: Sunny Sunday #3

The first week of July is notorious in North America for massive displays of patriotism with July 1st in Canada and July 4th in the U.S. While many decided to abstain from celebrating this year either due to pandemic reasons or the messy history of both these countries, there are other reasons we should celebrate …

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