A SpaceX rocket lifted off on Wednesday night carrying four Americans to orbit the Earth for three days, the first orbital trip where not one of the people aboard is a professional astronaut and where the government is, by and large, a bystander.
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NEW: there’s been a lot of chatter about why cases, hospitalisations and deaths are much higher in the UK than elsewhere in Western Europe. I think a lot of the commentary has been overly simplistic, politicised and at-times flat-out wrong. Let’s see if we can do better:
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A personal story about the real-life consequences of election lies: I was one of the people targeted by a California man who has now pleaded guilty. Many journalists have stories like this one, often bottled up, never shared with the world. So I hope this case can be a statement.
And here’s the second set of charts, again separating Eng + Scot: • It’s true: Scottish government’s mask guidance means no-masking remains much less common there 😷👍 • But when it comes to mixing in large groups and crowded spaces, Eng & Scot are almost exactly the same