A Tiger Is Slightly Sick With Coronavirus. Your Cats Are Probably OK A Tiger Is Slightly Sick With Coronavirus. Your Cats Are Probably OK

Scientists are still trying to understand which animals may be susceptible to the new coronavirus. Much is unknown, but there’s no evidence so far that pets can spread the virus to people.

April 6, 2020, 19:24
E. Margaret Burbidge, Astronomer Who Blazed Trails on Earth, Dies at 100 E. Margaret Burbidge, Astronomer Who Blazed Trails on Earth, Dies at 100

She was denied access to a telescope because of her sex, but Dr. Burbidge forged ahead anyway, going on to make pathbreaking discoveries about the cosmos.

April 6, 2020, 19:52
Coronavirus Live Updates: Hospitals Run Low on Supplies as the U.S. Death Toll Nears 10,000 Coronavirus Live Updates: Hospitals Run Low on Supplies as the U.S. Death Toll Nears 10,000

A government report found medical facilities stretched to capacity and in need of everything from ventilators to thermometers. Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain was in the hospital. Iran moved to end a shutdown of businesses.

April 6, 2020, 20:25
William Frankland, Pioneering Allergist, Dies at 108 William Frankland, Pioneering Allergist, Dies at 108

One of the top allergists of the 20th century, Dr. Frankland, who died of the coronavirus, helped legions of hay fever sneezers by publicizing pollen counts. Among his patients was Saddam Hussein.

April 6, 2020, 17:47
Quarantine and Coronavirus: A How-To Guide Quarantine and Coronavirus: A How-To Guide

Thousands who may have been exposed to the coronavirus have been asked to seclude themselves. It’s harder than it sounds.

April 6, 2020, 22:29
Great Barrier Reef Is Bleaching Again. It’s Getting More Widespread. Great Barrier Reef Is Bleaching Again. It’s Getting More Widespread.

New data shows example after example of overheating and damage along the 1,500-mile natural wonder.

April 6, 2020, 21:00
Will Coronavirus Freeze the Search for Dark Matter? Will Coronavirus Freeze the Search for Dark Matter?

An experiment under 4,600 feet of Italian rock wasn’t immune from the pandemic’s interruption.

April 7, 2020, 8:30
Superfund, Meet Super Plants Superfund, Meet Super Plants

Can the plant microbiome help clean up contaminated land?

April 7, 2020, 8:30
How’s the View From a Spinning Star? How’s the View From a Spinning Star?

Stargazing is fun. Now try it at 43,000 miles per hour.

April 7, 2020, 8:30
Coronavirus Live Updates: Boris Johnson Moved to I.C.U. After Symptoms Worsen Coronavirus Live Updates: Boris Johnson Moved to I.C.U. After Symptoms Worsen

A senior White House official warned President Trump in January that a pandemic would cost millions of lives and trillions of dollars. Mr. Johnson, Britain’s prime minister, asked the foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, to fill in “where necessary.”

April 7, 2020, 10:28