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They struck a sober note on Sunday’s news programs, strongly urging the vast majority of people in hard-hit cities and states to wear masks and avoid large gatherings.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos pushes for U.S. schools to reopen. Trump wears a mask publicly for the first time. And India’s latest surge includes a top Bollywood star.
“I thought this was a hoax,” the man told his nurse, a hospital official said.
Louisiana’s governor orders bars to close. A flare-up in Pittsburgh offers a cautionary tale. And India records more than 28,000 new cases, with a top Bollywood star among those infected.
Teachers across the United States feel under pressure as schools are pushed to reopen in the fall. India is imposing new measures as outbreaks spread in several areas.
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?
The climate scientist Maureen Raymo is leading the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia. She has big plans for science, and diversity, too.
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.
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 country recorded its sixth single-day record in 10 days with almost 60,000 cases on Thursday. U.S. immigration officials have helped spread the virus, a Times investigation found.
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.