Louisiana’s governor orders bars to close and said almost all residents must wear a mask. Disney World reopens, despite a surge in Florida. Thousands of Israelis protested the government’s handling of the economy.
Researchers in Singapore developed a system that’s sort of like noise-canceling headphones for your whole apartment.
The decision by a federal appeals court protects about 700 bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem from being hunted.
Pushed by Brexit, the U.K. government will have a platform to expand into the space business.
A virtual event with eight speakers and one question: Has Covid-19 created a blueprint for combating climate change?
More than six months into the pandemic there’s still a lot we don’t know about how the coronavirus affects pregnant women and babies.
The number of wild animals killed by vehicle traffic was down as much as 45 percent in Maine and 21 percent in California, according to a U.C. Davis report.
The climate scientist Maureen Raymo is leading the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia. She has big plans for science, and diversity, too.
Astronomers have discovered a vast assemblage of galaxies hidden behind our own, in the “zone of avoidance.”
The large California hospital system wanted to postpone an agreement reached in a state antitrust case, as coronavirus cases rise.
The number of daily global cases also broke a record, with the United States as the biggest source of new infections. The U.S. death toll is also on the rise.
The author and clinical psychologist Andrew Solomon examines the disabilities that ramps and reserved parking spots don’t address.
The report found White House pressure led to NOAA’s rebuke of forecasters who contradicted Mr. Trump’s inaccurate claim that Hurricane Dorian would hit Alabama.
The agency also explained more directly that people without symptoms may spread the virus. The acknowledgments should have come sooner, some experts said.
Unlike vertebrate embryo cells, which signal to each other over long distances, sea squirt embryo cells talk only to those they’re closest to.
The species was declared critically endangered on Thursday, with fewer than 450 left.
Why an early scientific report of symptom-free cases went unheeded.
The extinct South American animal made us believe it was as fierce as a saber-tooth cat, but a new study suggests it was a mere scavenger.
U.S. officials reported more than 59,880 cases on Thursday. Bolivia’s leader became Latin America’s third to be infected. The Malaysian police questioned Al Jazeera journalists over a documentary about the country’s lockdown.
Record-breaking rains this week in the country’s southernmost main island, which have killed 62, have shown the vulnerability of people living in nursing homes.