A historic 73rd World Health Assembly is underway, amid a global high-stakes battle against the “worst pandemic in modern history, NPR Goats and Soda reports. The unprecedented gathering, for the first time ever taking place not in Geneva but via teleconference, gives…

Amid dire predictions for COVID-19’s toll in Africa, Ghana may serve as a model for curbing the virus with limited resources.   The West African nation ramped up testing early and commissioned a drone service to transport testing kits and samples.   Ghana also deployed “…

Yesterday: President Trump gave a White House Rose Garden press conference flanked by banners that proclaimed “America Leads the World in Testing.” Today: Anthony Fauci, a coronavirus taskforce member, will testify remotely before a Senate committee. (Testimony begins at…

COVideo19 ಎನ್ನುವುದು ಜಾನ್ಸ್ ಹಾಪ್ಕಿನ್ಸ್ ಬ್ಲೂಮ್‌ಬರ್ಗ್ ಸ್ಕೂಲ್ ಆಫ್ ಪಬ್ಲಿಕ್ ಹೆಲ್ತ್‌ನಲ್ಲಿ ವಿದ್ಯಾರ್ಥಿಗಳು ಮತ್ತು ಅಧ್ಯಾಪಕರ ನೇತೃತ್ವದಲ್ಲಿ COVID19 ಕುರಿತು ವಿಜ್ಞಾನ ಆಧಾರಿತ ಮಾಹಿತಿಯನ್ನು ಅನೇಕ ಭಾಷೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಪ್ರಸಾರ ಮಾಡುವ ಗುರಿಯನ್ನು ಹೊಂದಿದೆ. ಪ್ರಪಂಚದಾದ್ಯಂತ ಅನೇಕ ಜೀವಗಳನ್ನು ಕಳೆದುಕೊಂಡಿರುವ ಈ ಸಾಂಕ್ರಾಮಿಕ…

COVideo-19 වන මේ වැඩසටහන ආරම්භ කලේ Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health විශ්ව විද්‍යාලයේ මහාචාර්‍ය වරුන් සහ සිසුවියන් විසින් කොවිඩ්-19 ගැනවිද්‍යනුකූල තොරතුරු බශා කිහිපයකින් ලබා දීම සදහයි. අපට අවශ්‍ය වන්නේ ඔබට සහා ඔබගෙඅදරනීයන් මෙම වසන්ගත කාලය තුලදි සුරක්ෂිතව…

 جانز ہاپکنز سکول آف پبلک ہیلتھ کے طلبإ اور فیکلٹی کی ایک ابتدائ کروائ ہے جس کا مقصد کووڈ ۱۹ سے متعلق مختلف زبانوں میں سائنسی معلومات پیش کرنا ہے۔ ہم آپ اور آپ کے پیاروں کو با آسانی اس عالمی وبا سے تحفظ کیلۓ اہم اقدامات سیکھانا چاہتے ہیں جس کے باعث دنیا بھر میں بھاری جانی…

Until COVID-19 came along, California lawmakers gunning for further densification had gained the upper hand, pushing for more housing near job centers and transit hubs, and less building in wildfire-prone outlying areas.   The pandemic has giving new ammo to critics of…

Americans are eagerly awaiting the reopening of the country—but despite White House guidelines that foresee a near-future return to normalcy, scientists tend to disagree, the New York Times reports.  

For all the WHO’s prominence amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the crisis has highlighted some core weaknesses of the organization.  

There are now 7 types of coronavirus that affect humans including the one that causes COVID-19. Why was SARS-CoV-2 the one to cause a pandemic? Ed Yong explains.    The virus hasn't even shown any significant mutations—after all, it’s spreading across the globe just fine…