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World Aug 05Beirut explosions: How to help victims in Lebanon
Here are some ways you can help support the victims of Tuesday's massive explosions in Beirut, Lebanon.
Health Jul 31How a painless patch could one day deliver vaccines
Vaccine patches haven’t yet been approved for commercial use, but vaccine experts and researchers agree that the emerging technology could revolutionize the way we deliver vaccines worldwide.
Science Jul 29WATCH: NASA launches Perseverance to look for ancient life on Mars
NASA’s Perseverance rover is scheduled to launch from Cape Canaveral at 7:50 a.m. ET on Thursday, July 30, kicking off its nearly seven month journey to Mars.
Science Jul 28How to spot Comet NEOWISE before it disappears for thousands of years
There’s still a little bit of time to catch a glimpse of a newly discovered comet as it blazes across the night sky, especially if you have binoculars or a telescope handy.
Health Jul 08How a coronavirus vaccine will get to market
Here's a look at some of the top contenders in the effort to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, as well as the challenges public health officials will face when that vaccine is finally ready for use.
Nation Jun 05What to read, listen to and watch to learn about institutional racism
The myriad consequences of institutional racism is a matter of national conversation and reflection. This list is just a starting point.
Science May 25WATCH: SpaceX and NASA successfully launch historic flight with U.S. astronauts
SpaceX became the first private company ever to launch humans into Earth's orbit when its Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule took off from Kennedy Space Center on Saturday carrying two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station.
Science Apr 28Is 6 feet far enough for social distancing? Here’s what science says
With so much unknown about the new coronavirus, how did public health experts come up with recommendations for social distancing and wearing masks, and how fail-safe are they when it comes to prevention?…
Science Apr 14Decades since the last great comet show, a promising candidate breaks down
The comet, known as C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS), has shown signs of falling apart, and is no longer expected to treat stargazers in the Northern Hemisphere to a spectacular show.
Health Mar 31For health care workers fighting COVID-19, crisis spurred innovation
In response to growing strain brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, health care professionals are coming up with new workarounds and innovations to provide the best care possible to their patients.