Microscopic in size, COVID-19 can land on surfaces and survive there for hours or days. If someone touches that surface and later touches their face, the virus has a way into their body.
The final survivor of the transatlantic slave trade has been identified after painstaking research.
Scientists have identified coronavirus-related strains in Malayan pangolins seized during anti-smuggling operations in southern China.
A wildlife photographer in Canada captured incredible images of a young eagle attempting to eat a plastic duck before realizing it wasn't food, British news agency SWNS reports.
More than 80,000 years ago, Neanderthals were eating a wide range of food from the sea, according to the latest research, even hunting dolphins and seals.
Humans, it's been said, are like donuts. They have an opening at each end, and a single continuous hole running through their middle. (Note: This theory has yet to appear in a peer-reviewed journal.)
The Space Force made its first launch on Thursday when the U.S. military's Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF-6) satellite lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
More than 600 old beer bottles dating to the 1800s were found underneath a cellar staircase.
More than 60 percent of American hospitals report they are not prepared to handle an influx of COVID-19 patients as product shortages for critical items grow more severe during the pandemic.
The Iranian regime's cover-up of the spread of coronavirus has resulted in an unprecedented catastrophe in the country, a group of Nobel Laureates warned Monday in a scathing letter to the United Nations.
When the coronavirus first started to spread from its origins in China earlier this year, the widely-preached consensus was that it did not infect – or at least did not gravely harm – children and young adults.
Maine health officials this week announced the state’s first death related to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
There have been at least 1,300 deaths in the U.S. as a result of the illness, with at least 43 states confirming fatalities.
The novel coronavirus has claimed the life of a father of six in Texas, according to his family.
Contact lens wearers may be more prone to touching their eyes than those who wear glasses or don’t require vision correction
A mailman who worked in the Bronx has died from the coronavirus, according to the man’s labor union.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock announced the state’s first coronavirus death on Thursday evening. Bullock took to Twitter to share the news, reminding residents that “we’re in this together.”
Dr. Melissa Nolan, an infectious disease expert and professor at the University of South Carolina, is here to answer your coronavirus questions.
One nurse said patients are scared to come for cancer treatment.