How much do we know about COVID-19, the virus spreading misery across the globe? Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee joins Jeffrey Brown to discuss understanding the dynamics of the virus within people it has infected, why some experience much more severe forms…
The Trump administration wants to roll back another federal regulation intended to reduce global warming. Obama-era automobile fuel efficiency rules require U.S. vehicles to increase mileage standards by an average of 5 percent per year from 2021 through 2026. Tuesday’s…
By Matthew Brown, Associated Press
The project is bitterly opposed by environmentalists and some American Indian tribes.
By Daniella McCahey, The Conversation
A strong mind was key to surviving the monotony faced by Antarctic explorers enduring the isolation of long, remote winters.
By Matthew Brown, Amy Beth Hanson, Associated Press
The former director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service told AP billions of birds could die if the government doesn't hold companies liable for accidental bird deaths.
For nearly a year, astronaut Christina Koch was away from the planet, working on the International Space Station and orbiting Earth more than 5,200 times. Her mission was the longest continuous spaceflight by a woman and the second longest for…
By Calvin Woodward, Hope Yen, Associated Press
A look at the veracity of claims by political figures this week. Groundless assurances keep coming from President Donald Trump, a rosy outlier on the science of the coronavirus pandemic.
By Zeke Miller, Associated Press
President Donald Trump will send off a naval hospital ship Saturday before it heads to New York City, as he aims to highlight the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic.
By Ellen Knickmeyer, Associated Press
The Environmental Protection Agency announced the move Thursday, saying the pandemic could make it difficult for companies to comply with public health and environment laws.
By Fedor Kossakovski
It's estimated that almost 1 million COVID-19 patients in the country will require a ventilator.
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