Several animals now working on a trial at Helsinki’s airport have been trained to detect the virus by scent on arriving passengers.
AstraZeneca’s vaccine trials resume in Britain after a safety review. Canada reported zero deaths linked to Covid-19 in a 24-hour period.
Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few.
More than 500 State University of New York, Oneonta, students tested positive for the coronavirus less than two weeks after classes began.
From being an "early learning partner" to a "GPS navigational voice," these are the top positions you should play in your child's development.
The mind is relying on a set of default biases that, when applied to the current context, are at risk of bulldozing our mental well-being at work.
Dozens of research groups around the world are playing the long game, convinced that their experimental vaccines will be cheaper and more powerful than the ones leading the race today.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention abruptly changed its recommendations, saying people without Covid-19 symptoms should not get tested.
Many U.S. citizens whose families immigrated from Europe are eligible, and the pandemic has caused an uptick in applications.
New research indicates that human immune system cells are storing information about the coronavirus so they can fight it off again.
The show will be filmed in the empty Broadway theater where it had been playing in previews, and still plans to open in May 2021.
The House will cut short its summer recess to consider legislation that would counter changes at the Postal Service that critics say undermine casting ballots by mail.
How college students can stay healthy during an unpredictable fall semester.
“Jurassic World: Dominion,” filming in England, is a chance for the movie industry to see if it can move past the financial woes caused by the pandemic.
Russia is the first country to approve a vaccine, and its announcement raises fears that the country is rushing for political purposes. The number of virus cases worldwide has now passed 20 million.
Researchers in South Korea found that roughly 30 percent of those infected never develop symptoms yet probably spread the virus.
The camp took precautions but did not require campers to wear masks, the C.D.C. reported. Singing and cheering may have helped spread the virus.
The Trump administration accused Chinese citizens of stealing scientific research and told the country’s diplomats in Texas to leave. Beijing warned it would retaliate.
Most tourist beds are empty in Spain’s Canary Islands. Bookings are down in Italy despite government incentives. And ferries to the Greek islands are carrying less than half the load they once did.
Every child needs a narrative. Here’s what several pediatricians are talking about with their children.
Novavax just received the Trump administration’s largest vaccine contract. In the Maryland company’s 33-year history, it has never brought a vaccine to market.
A hospital owner was arrested trying to flee in disguise after selling certificates saying that migrant workers were coronavirus-free. Most were never tested.
Hospitals have been ordered to bypass the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and send all patient information to a central database in Washington, raising questions about transparency.
Researchers said the case strongly suggests that Covid-19 can be transmitted in utero. Both the mother and baby have recovered.
The U.S. outbreak is growing across 39 states. Hong Kong announced it would ban public gatherings of more than four people in response to a new wave of locally transmitted infections.
Florida set a single-day U.S. record with over 15,000 new cases. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos pushes for U.S. schools to reopen. Trump wears a mask publicly for the first time.
Dr. Lorna Breen was unflappable — until she faced a new enemy.
Five months into the pandemic, the U.S. still hasn’t solved the problem. The dearth of supplies is affecting a broad array of health facilities, renewing pleas for White House intervention.
The largest study yet confirms that race, ethnicity, age and gender can raise a person’s chances of dying from Covid-19.
Amid push to reopen schools, Trump administration directive would require in-person classes.
How The Times got access to a federal database of 1.5 million coronavirus cases — and what it revealed.
Its decision to carry on in the face of the pandemic has yielded a surge of deaths without sparing its economy from damage — a red flag as the United States and Britain move to lift lockdowns.
With the virus raging in many parts of the country, new restrictions have left many wondering about the safety of a backyard barbecue or picnic.
The Broadway star died from the coronavirus, despite being just 41 and in apparent good health. Cases like his, experts said, are growing.
Dr. Anthony Fauci said the country was “knee-deep in the first wave.” The U.S. will pay a company $1.6 billion for vaccine development. Brazil’s president had Covid-19 symptoms.