Category: Science

Global Tally of COVID Cases Climbs to More Than 145 Million

The Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center reported early Saturday that there are 145.2 million global COVID-19 infections. The U.S. remains…

NASA’s Perserverence Rover Generates Oxygen on Mars in Amazing First For Science

NASA’s Perseverance rover keeps making history. The six-wheeled robot has converted some carbon dioxide from the Martian atmosphere into oxygen,…

Most Women at High-Risk of Breast Cancer Are Unaware of Preventative Medicines

Many women who are genetically susceptible to breast cancer have no idea they can take preventative medication to reduce their risk of…

The Brazil Variant: Here’s What We Know So Far

The ‘Brazil variant’ – a more contagious mutation of the coronavirus that emerged in the Amazon late last year – is fueling…

WHO Reports COVID-19 Cases Rose Globally for 7th Straight Week

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday the world has now seen seven consecutive weeks of rising COVID-19 infections and…

Johns Hopkins: Nearly 134.7 Million Global COVID Cases

There are nearly 134.7 million worldwide COVID-19 cases, Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center reported early Saturday. The U.S. has more…

Sunlight Inactivates Coronavirus 8 Times Faster Than Predicted. We Need to Know Why

A team of scientists is calling for greater research into how sunlight inactivates SARS-CoV-2 after realizing there’s a glaring discrepancy between the…

Ongoing trial shows Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine remains highly effective after six months

    (CNN)The ongoing Phase 3 clinical trial of Pfizer/BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine confirms its protection lasts at least six months…

WHO Report: COVID-19 Likely First Jumped Into Humans from Animals

GENEVA – A joint World Health Organization-China study on the origins of COVID-19 says that transmission of the virus from…

Does Coffee Really Stunt Children’s Growth? Here’s The Science

One reason coffee isn’t usually given to kids may be the widely held belief that the caffeinated beverage can stunt…