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1 year ago

239 Experts With 1 Big Claim: The Coronavirus Is Airborne

6 hours ago

The Pandemic's Big Mystery: How Deadly Is the Coronavirus?

15 hours ago

DNA Linked to Covid-19 Was Inherited From Neanderthals, Study Finds

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Did a Mutation Help the Coronavirus Spread? More Evidence, but Lingering Questions

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U.S. Coronavirus Cases Are Rising Sharply, but Deaths Are Still Down

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Federal Officials Turn to a New Testing Strategy as Infections Surge

3 days ago

Researchers Debate Infecting People on Purpose to Test Coronavirus Vaccines

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Here's What Recovery From Covid-19 Looks Like for Many Survivors

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Most People With Coronavirus Won't Spread It. Why Do a Few Infect Many?

4 days ago

Monster or Machine? A Profile of the Coronavirus at 6 Months

1 month ago

Going Viral, or Not, in the Milky Way

29 days ago

How You Should Read Coronavirus Studies, or Any Science Paper

29 days ago

After 6 Months, Important Mysteries About Coronavirus Endure

1 month ago

Six Months of Coronavirus: Here's Some of What We've Learned

1 month ago

The Well Summer Workout Challenge

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A Virus Walks Into a Bar ...

9 days ago

How We Get Stronger

3 days ago

Weekly Health Quiz: Coronavirus, a New Drug and Bedbugs

1 day ago

The Pandemic May Spare Us From Another Plague: Bedbugs

5 days ago

Congress Eyes More Spending as Virus Cases Surge and Economy Struggles

2 days ago

Is the Five-Day Office Week Over?

2 days ago

After June Job Gains, Still a 'Deep Hole,' and New Worries

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Why Surviving the Virus Might Come Down to Which Hospital Admits You

3 days ago

Trump Hosts July 4 Event at White House as Coronavirus Cases Soar

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Hosts July 4 Event at White House as U.S. Cases Soar -- Hospitals in Houston near capacity. Iraq's health care system is on the verge of breakdown. The Supreme Court rejected Illinois Republicans' request to hold big political gatherings.

5 hours ago

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads -- The tragic history of "I can't breathe." Why you can have a kid or a job right now, not both. How Brooklyn Drill went global. Farewell, Carl Reiner. And more. -- Kaly Soto

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Coronavirus Cases in U.S. Are Rising, Even as Death Rates Trend Down -- At least five U.S. states set single-day records on Friday as the country's daily infection report passed 50,000 again. President Trump, in a speech at Mount Rushmore, barely mentioned the pandemic.

15 hours ago

Can an Algorithm Predict the Pandemic's Next Moves? -- Researchers have developed a model that uses social-media and search data to forecast outbreaks of Covid-19 well before they occur. -- Benedict Carey

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Moderate Drinking May Be Good for the Brain -- A study found that older men and women who drank in moderation had slower rates of cognitive decline. -- Nicholas Bakalar

15 hours ago

Florida State University Child Care Policy Draws Backlash - The university sent an email to its employees last week saying they would no longer be able to care for children while working remotely. After a backlash, the university clarified its policy. By - Jacey Fortin - and - Derrick Bryson Taylor

2 days ago

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Tied to Increased Dementia Risk -- Those with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis had higher rates of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. -- Nicholas Bakalar

2 days ago

Australia Thought the Virus Was Under Control. It Found a Vulnerable Spot. -- The authorities have locked down 300,000 people in areas around Melbourne heavily populated by immigrants, reinforcing the coronavirus's outsized impact on disadvantaged communities. -- Livia Albeck-Ripka

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Daily Coronavirus Cases in the U.S. Soar Past 50,000 for the First Time -- With more than 55,000 new cases, the country set a record for the sixth time in nine days. The Supreme Court granted Alabama's request to restore voting restrictions during the pandemic. China is downplaying expectations ahead of a planned trip to the country by W.H.O. officials.

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