NASA inspector general looking into Boeing moon lander bid after input from agency official: report

Home News Spaceflight A visualization of Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft. (Image: © Boeing) NASA’s inspector general is investigating Boeing, one of the two companies supplying commercial crew vehicles for astronaut flights to the International Space Station,  in relation to a recent contract competition to land astronauts on the moon, according to a Washington Post report.According to…

Switching from general to regional anaesthesia may cut greenhouse gas emissions: Real-life example of hip/knee replacements at 1 hospital over a year illustrates potential

Switching from general to regional anaesthesia may help cut greenhouse emissions and ultimately help reduce global warming, indicates a real life example at one US hospital over the course of a year, and reported in the journal Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine. The evidence suggests that regional anaesthesia provides more effective pain relief, has fewer…

Annual General Meeting of AB Volvo

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AB Volvo held its Annual General Meeting on June 18, 2020. Due to the extraordinary situation as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Meeting was carried out through postal voting, without any physical attendance. The Chairman and the President & CEO describe the Volvo Group’s situation and…

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz. | Samuel Corum/Getty Images Federal watchdogs are asking lawmakers for help after Trump administration legal rulings appeared to sharply limit their ability to monitor more than $1 trillion in coronavirus relief programs — including huge payouts to protect businesses threatened by the pandemic. In a two-page letter to…