“The Hunter” a welcome sequel; The Miami Attorney Returns in “The Early Grave” – ​​Sun Sentinel

“The Hunter” by Jennifer Herrera. Putnam. 352 pages, $27 Small-town idyllic is a misnomer, at least in dark fiction, a reality that NYPD homicide detective Lee O’Donnell continues to grapple with in Jennifer Herrera’s debut “The Hunter.” Lee left her hometown of Copper Falls, Ohio, about 14 years ago, refusing to return even for weddings … Read more

Conservative parents activists want Maryland schools to ban two books. The new school board member accepts. – The Baltimore Sun

Julie McShane read the first 30 pages of the “Gender Queer” graphic novel last year and decided she couldn’t continue. For the mother and local conservative activist, the author’s exploration of sexual and gender identity seemed intended to confuse children. She concluded that it did not belong in the school libraries or classrooms from which … Read more

Baltimore researchers say AI can help reduce disparities and improve access to healthcare – The Baltimore Sun

Cervical cancer, like many diseases, can be cured if caught early, but every year millions of women miss routine Pap smears for the disease, which kills a disproportionate number of black women. During the pandemic, cervical cancer screening rates have gotten worse, especially for low-income women and women from racial and ethnic minority groups. A … Read more

Dr. Louis E. Grenzer Sr., Baltimore cardiologist and author of Study Guide for Medical Students – The Baltimore Sun, dies

Dr. Louis E. Grenzer Sr., a retired Baltimore cardiologist who wrote a study and review guide for the cardiology board exam and was an accomplished banjo player and videographer, died of cardiac arrest on January 3 at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical. Center in Tucson. He was 81 years old. “Louis Grenzer was a … Read more

breakthrough! China’s “artificial sun” achieves super I mode which can lead to more stable fusion energy

China is advancing the “artificial sun project” to develop an almost infinite energy source. Chinese scientists working on this project have discovered a previously unknown method of plasma activity that may enable more reliable and efficient nuclear fusion energy production. A breakthrough and demonstration of a new plasma operating scenario called Super I-Mode has been … Read more