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What are the criteria for choosing sunglasses correctly?
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What are the criteria for choosing sunglasses correctly?

After the last year of uncertainty, confinements and a curfew, almost all of us look to the coming summer months with hope, confident that thanks to the vaccination we will be able to enjoy the good weather. We are eager to make plans that allow us to regain outdoor activities, the kind that include sun or water among its main components.In this context, it will be important to be careful and take precautions to protect ourselves from the sun's rays. Not only avoiding them during the central hours of the day, but also using creams, caps and also, of course, Sunglasses.Heads and tails of UV raysThe ultraviolet (UV) radiation that we receive from the sun has effects very beneficial for health. ...
Solar eclipse today: where and how to see it in Spain and tips to do it
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Solar eclipse today: where and how to see it in Spain and tips to do it

The eclipse ring of sun that can be seen completely this Thursday in the northernmost areas of the world will be partial in Spain and it will hide, at most, 20% of the solar diameter in the peninsular northwest. It is a local phenomenon that affects a narrow band that normally covers a few tens of kilometers. Outside that area the eclipse looks partial because the Moon only covers part of the Sun."If at the time of the eclipse the Moon is somewhat further from the Earth, its disk looks smaller than that of the Sun and it does not cover it completely: then we are talking about an annular eclipse, because the Sun looks like a bright ring "and that is what will happen today, the ast...
They create glasses that detect the coronavirus in just three seconds
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They create glasses that detect the coronavirus in just three seconds

The coronavirus can detected in as little as three seconds through the photo taken by glasses that have been developed thanks to artificial intelligence and the efforts of Spanish, American and Chinese scientists.The presence of eye symptoms, with a very characteristic inflammation in both serious and asymptomatic patients, led its creators to develop this device.This type of inflammation sometimes goes unnoticed for healthcare personnel. However, artificial intelligence is capable of detecting it.These glasses allow us to give a result instant in just three seconds, according to Alfonso Soriano, Innoarea engineer. After the result is positive through these glasses, the customer is would perfo...
They develop a system that detects covid from a photo of the eyes
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They develop a system that detects covid from a photo of the eyes

Detect the covid-19 from a photo of the eyes and only in three seconds it is possible with the OcuTech technology, a test based on artificial intelligence that could be positioned as a support tool in sectors such as leisure, hospitality, tourism, sports or culture. The official presentation of the first covid detection test in real conditions carried out in Europe with this technology, developed by the technology company Innoarea Projects It will be held next Saturday in a gastronomic space in Valencia, according to its creators in a statement.The OcuTech firm has been selected by Lanzadera, the accelerator of company promoted by Juan Roig, to work on the development and implemen...
Hookahs, electric scooters, rings, poles … the rarest objects that Uber users forget in Spain
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Hookahs, electric scooters, rings, poles … the rarest objects that Uber users forget in Spain

Bulletproof vests, a dog's passport, a dinosaur costume, a pendant that says 'Virginity is cool', a hard-boiled egg, a fake tooth ... these are just a few examples of the most extravagant items that Uber passengers have forgotten during their journeys.This is clear from the annual edition of the Lost & Found Index, which emphasizes that, in Spain, some of the rarest objects have been a gypsy box, a hookah, an electric scooter, a grandmother's cane or a gold ring and diamonds.However, the most frequent objects forgotten by Spanish customers are mobile phones, wallets, backpacks and sunglasses. Also electronic cigarettes and, this year, also protective masks against Covid-19. The users in Ma...
Alejandro Sanz undergoes eye surgery to improve his sight
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Alejandro Sanz undergoes eye surgery to improve his sight

The singer Alejandro Sanz has decided to leave his glasses behind and He has taken the step of having his eyes operated, as published by the magazine Week. The composer wore glasses for various tasks for decades because of the diopters that hindered his vision and he has finally undergone surgery to correct this defect. The singer used the glasses to see up close, as can be seen in some of his photographs, few, actually, in which Sanz wears them to look at his mobile or read. According to the magazine, it was Luis Fernández-Vega Sanz, head of the Ophthalmology Service of the Central University Hospital of Asturias and an eminence in his field, who has operated on Alejandro Sanz, who must now re...