The new icons of the COVID-19 era are not singers, actors or athletes, but medical experts.
What if your seat on the subway could fight off coronavirus? A French company has designed a new type of ‘decontaminating’ fabric, which is already equipping local metro trains.
The team of scientists also looked at how moving to follow the sun could help solar panels to produce more energy.
Several top scientific advisers to the UK government are warning the planned easing of restrictions in England from Monday risks a further spike in coronavirus infections.
Medical detection dogs already have a successful history catching the presence of malaria and certain types of cancers in humans.
An ultra-rare, navy coloured bee has been spotted in Florida with some unusual facial features.
Robotics developed in North Carolina have been designed to run like cheetahs, but what will they be used for?
The Independent SAGE group says the UK government should be doing more to suppress COVID-19 rather than simply managing its spread.
UK researchers have identified almost 200 recurrent genetic mutations to the novel coronavirus. These changes are not necessarily something to worry about – and studying them closely could help scientists find the drugs and vaccines needed to stop the pandemic.
As the world scrambles to find a COVID-19 vaccine, this is a rare bit of good news.
Unprecedented coral bleaching in Australia has scientists searching for ways to shade the ocean from the sun’s harmful rays.
Science is just beginning to discover the essential role of viruses for biodiversity, the evolution of species - starting with our own- and even on climate regulation.
New tools could enable people and health authorities to track the virus using bluetooth proximity data from their smartphones.
The medical world is slowly getting to grips with the novel coronavirus, but is learning new, seemingly contradictory things about it all the time. How do experts deal with chasing the true face of the disease?
The head of the European Research Council has resigned saying he has "lost faith in the system" at the height of the coronavirus crisis.
The French medicine body has warned against using anti-malaria drugs to treat coronavirus, warning of possible fatalities.
In a task force briefing, the White House offered the first look at the statistical models being used to anticipate how the virus could spread across the U.S.
A rare ozone hole has opened up over the Arctic this winter. But the layer over the Antarctic is improving.
How can nature offer solutions to balancing urbanisation with quality of life and protecting the environment?
How to ease your anxiety amid Covid-19, tips for your diet and advice on how to boost your immune system, we've asked a series of experts for tips amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
It survived the asteroid strike that wiped out the dinosaurs.
The world's biggest conservation project to date has ambitions of biblical proportions.
Don't think you should give up meat to combat climate change? The way you view the world might explain why.
Understanding the age question could help researchers figure out how to treat the illness, particularly in older populations.
Some accounts that purport to market other illicit goods such as drugs have turned to coronavirus-related products.
"Surely this can't be legal. Constant broker outages on the biggest trading days in history? No way," one Reddit user wrote Monday.