A array of fruits and vegetables are displayed for sale at a street market in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, April 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko) Despite what a doctor in a viral … [Read more...] about Viral video advises washing fruit and vegetables with soap: Here’s why that’s a bad idea
This photo taken on June 29, 2015 shows the feeding of chimpanzees from Monkey Island, a celebrated colony of former research lab captives on an atoll deep in the jungle of southern Liberia. (Credit: … [Read more...] about Coronavirus could be catastrophic for great apes, experts warn
An artist's rendering of Ikaria wariootia and its 555-million-year-old burrow. (Credit: Sohail Wasif/UCR) Humans, it's been said, are like donuts. They have an opening at each end, and a … [Read more...] about This primeval worm may be the ancestor of all animals
At the Costco in Spokane Valley, Wash., the store is practicing social distancing by limiting how many customers can be in the store at one time. A line wrapped around the building Friday, March 20, … [Read more...] about When will ‘social distancing’ end?
Very little is known about how to properly reuse medical masks to fight infectious diseases. No method is confirmed to work. Still, in a report to doctors, which has yet to be peer-reviewed, some … [Read more...] about Coronavirus-linked face mask shortage prompts doctors to seek best practices on reuse
A man donates blood at the blood donation center of the Bavarian Red Cross (BRK), as the organization is concerned that people might stop donating the blood due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), … [Read more...] about Could the summer bring an end to COVID-19?
Volunteer workers of Search and Rescue (SAR) with special equipment, disinfect a volunteer while disinfecting police car at Local Police station to prevent the spread of coronavirus COVID-19, in … [Read more...] about The coronavirus did not escape from a lab. Here’s how we know.
An illustration showing the ancient fish, Elpistostege watsoni, which had finger bones in its front fins. (Credit: John Long) A 380-million-year-old fossil of a fish has revealed that … [Read more...] about Fish sprouted fingers before they ventured onto land, fossil shows
In this Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 photo, a rhesus macaques monkey observes kayakers as they navigate along the Silver River in Silver Springs, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux) When exposed to the … [Read more...] about Macaque monkeys can’t become reinfected with COVID-19, small study suggests.
This pointer bomb was dropped into Mauna Loa volcano in 1935 and was photographed in 1977 by Hawaii Volcano Observatory's geologist Jack Lockwood in 1977. (Credit: Jack Lockwood/USGS) In … [Read more...] about Hiker finds bombs dropped into Mauna Loa volcano in 1935