Science

US High Schoolers Design Low-Cost Filter to Remove Lead From Water

When the pandemic forced schools into remote learning, Washington-area science teacher Rebecca Bushway set her students an ambitious task: design and ...

WHO Expects More Cases of Monkeypox to Emerge Globally

The World Health Organization said it expects to identify more cases of monkeypox as it expands surveillance in countries where the disease is not typ...

North Korea Reports More Fevers as Kim Claims Virus Progress

North Korea said Saturday it found nearly 220,000 more people with feverish symptoms even as leader Kim Jong Un claimed progress in slowing a largely ...

Musk Visits Brazil's Bolsonaro to Discuss Amazon Rainforest Plans

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk met with Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday to discuss connectivity and other projects in the Amazon rainfores...

African Scientists Baffled by Monkeypox Cases in Europe, US

Scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks of monkeypox in Africa say they are baffled by the disease's recent spread in Europe and North Americ...

In Paris, Green Forum Traces More Durable Footprint for the Planet

People suffering from eco-anxiety — the fear of environmental catastrophe — may get a boost from a green forum in Paris this week. Gathering hundr...