The plan includes an expansion of diagnostic testing, increased PPE production and a nationwide mask mandate.
The data is not yet published and the study is ongoing. But if this number holds up, it far exceeds public health experts' expectations.
The bacteria Deinococcus radiodurans was still alive and kicking after a year spent on the outside of the International Space Station.
Earth is the only planet traveling within its nearly circular orbit around the sun. But what if Earth shared its orbit with another planet?
Britain's great fox-spider had not been seen since 1993. Turns out, it's been thriving on a military base.
Two large recent studies show that people hospitalized for COVID-19 in March were more than three times as likely to die as people hospitalized for COVID–19 in August.
Scientists think they have identified a lava world so dramatic that it might boast a thin regional atmosphere of vaporized rock where it is closest to its star.
Iceberg A68a, the world's largest iceberg, is floating directly toward a wildlife hotspot in the South Atlantic ocean.
Levels of the stress hormone cortisol in earwax could be a new way to track anxiety, depression and other medical conditions.
The researchers say this is the longest anyone has been reported to be contagious with COVID-19 while remaining asymptomatic.
The virus has mutated in mink — as might be expected — but we don't know if those mutations changed the virus significantly.
8,000 years ago in Indonesia, a child was buried without their leg and arm bones, a common practice at that time and place.
After long months with no way of making contact with Voyager 2, NASA has finally reestablished communications with the record-setting interstellar spacecraft.