The Silent Cities project is collecting sound from cities around the planet during the coronavirus pandemic to give researchers a database of natural sound in areas usually filled with human-generated noise...
Health care workers at the city hospital hit hardest by the pandemic go beyond their job description in tending to a vulnerable population
The public can’t visit for now. But staff still have to care for, and interact with, the animals without infecting them with the coronavirus
Polling finds public trust in medical scientists has increased but only among Democrats—while optimism about a vaccine is broadly shared
The pandemic is threatening the food supply chain, but automation can fill crucial gaps
Controversial new archaeological research casts doubt on a classic theory of this famous island's societal collapse
As President Trump terminates the U.S.’s relationship with the agency, experts foresee incoherence, inefficiency and a resurgence of deadly diseases
Stanford University neuroscientist Robert Sapolsky talks about human behavior, the penal system and the question of free will.
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Geological evidence shows glaciers retreated by as much as 6 miles in a year at the end of the last ice age