Coronavirus Live Updates Coronavirus Live Updates

Many community outbreaks this summer have centered on eateries and bars, data show. New Zealand has returned to a partial lockdown.

August 12, 2020, 15:00
Making Sense of ‘One of the Most Baffling Animals That Ever Lived’ Making Sense of ‘One of the Most Baffling Animals That Ever Lived’

Important mysteries have been solved about a reptile with a giraffe-like neck that hunted prey 242 million years ago.

August 12, 2020, 16:31
He Doesn’t Mind Being Shared, Unless His Mates Try to Eat Each Other’s Eggs He Doesn’t Mind Being Shared, Unless His Mates Try to Eat Each Other’s Eggs

A Brazilian frog species engages in reproductive behavior never seen in amphibians before.

August 12, 2020, 20:27
With the Biden-Harris Ticket, Environmental Justice Is a Focus With the Biden-Harris Ticket, Environmental Justice Is a Focus

Climate change leaders said the choice of Harris signaled that Democrats will try to ensure that communities burdened by pollution would benefit from a transition to clean energy.

August 12, 2020, 22:30
On Native American Land, Contact Tracing Is Saving Lives On Native American Land, Contact Tracing Is Saving Lives

As the coronavirus spread on the Fort Apache reservation in Arizona, medical teams sought out residents who might have been exposed. The effort paid off in unexpected ways.

yesterday, 9:00
She Doesn’t Make Animals Cry, but She Collects Their Tears She Doesn’t Make Animals Cry, but She Collects Their Tears

By studying the numerous ways animals keep their eyes wet and healthy, scientists hope to help address human vision problems.

yesterday, 6:15
‘Terror Crocodile’ the Size of a Bus Fed on Dinosaurs, Study Says ‘Terror Crocodile’ the Size of a Bus Fed on Dinosaurs, Study Says

The monster animal, more closely related to American alligators than modern crocodiles, had teeth the size of bananas and a strange enlarged snout.

yesterday, 12:52
Coronavirus Live Updates: New Zealand Races to Trace Source of New Outbreak Coronavirus Live Updates: New Zealand Races to Trace Source of New Outbreak

The president’s demands for reopening classrooms helped convince many teachers that it would be unsafe. New Zealand revives its “go hard, go early” approach as officials investigate a mysterious new outbreak.

yesterday, 14:52
In N.Y.C.’s Coronavirus Surge, a Frightening Echo of the 1918 Flu In N.Y.C.’s Coronavirus Surge, a Frightening Echo of the 1918 Flu

This spring, death rates rivaled those seen during the country’s deadliest pandemic, a new study finds. “What 1918 looked like is basically this.”

yesterday, 19:13
Konrad Steffen, Who Sounded Alarm on Greenland Ice, Dies at 68 Konrad Steffen, Who Sounded Alarm on Greenland Ice, Dies at 68

A renowned researcher on rising sea levels, he died after falling into the kind of crevasse that warming has created. “It looks like climate change actually claimed him as a victim,” a colleague said.

today, 0:28