Medicine

Innovation
MIT designs a heated copper-mesh mask that's apocalypse-ready
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Why outbreaks can still happen, even if most people get vaccinated — study
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
What the Black Death can teach us about Covid-19
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
Does your blood type impact risk of Covid-19?
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
No, you cannot pierce your brain with a swab test
Carl Philpott
Science
Scientists engineer decoy cells to fight Covid-19 for you
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Men and Covid-19: Why they're getting hit harder
Inverse Staff
Mind and Body
How and when will we know a coronavirus vaccine is safe and effective?
William Petri
Mind and Body
Test your flu knowledge with these 5 questions
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
Coronavirus vaccine side effects: 1,000 readers asked, scientists answered
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
How do vaccines get approved? A streamlined guide
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Hijacking the "fight or flight" response helps fight cancer — study
Ali Pattillo
Innovation
PBS doc 'Human Nature' explores the delicious origins of CRISPR
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Study pinpoints 2 critical factors driving male Covid-19 fatality rates
Sarah Sloat
Science
Who will get the coronavirus vaccine first?
Laurence Roope and Philip Clarke
Mind and Body
5 reasons to be optimistic about a coronavirus vaccine
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
AstraZeneca: The 3 vaccines in Phase 3 clinical trials explained
Sarah Sloat
Mind and Body
"Exciting" study explains why men are more vulnerable to coronavirus
Emma Betuel
Innovation
This ultra-tiny robot army wants to crawl around inside you
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Convalescent plasma: The 2 most pressing questions that need to be answered
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Exercise may reduce depression — if your brain works in this specific way
Emma Betuel
Science
Coronavirus: What will happen if we can’t produce a vaccine?
Sarah Pitt
Mind and Body
Amid coronavirus pandemic, doctors say: Get your flu shot
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
How to talk about the Covid-19 vaccine to a hesitant listener
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
The race for a Covid-19 vaccine: vocabulary to know
JoAnna Wendel
Science
Why one type of dog can smell Covid-19 with a 100 percent success rate
Susan Hazel and Anne-Lise Chaber
Science
Don’t blame cats for destroying wildlife
William S. Lynn, Arian Wallach and Francisco J. Santiago-Ávila
Science
Lockdown had a counterintuitive effect on mood, new evidence shows
Mark Fabian, Roberto Foa and Sam Gilbert
Science
Sperm fooled scientists for 350 years with one unexpected discovery
Hermes Gadêlha
Science
What is ammonium nitrate, the chemical that exploded in Beirut?
Gabriel da Silva
Science
What to do if you get Covid-19 this weekend
Julian Elliott
Science
How we found coronavirus in a cat
Willie Weir
Science
How long does Covid-19 stay in the body?
William Petri
Mind and Body
Test your knowledge of CBD with this 5-question quiz
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
Telehealth may revolutionize the way we see the doctor
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
Likely years away, scientists say a Covid-19 vaccine may be a nasal spray
Ali Pattillo
Mind and Body
Covid-19 is turning skeptical doctors into telehealth believers
Ali Pattillo
Mind and Body
The office is dead! Long live the office!
Beth Humberd, Deborah Salon and Scott F. Latham
Science
What are the long-term effects of having Covid-19? This story is a must-read.
Peter Wark
Science
Which mask type works best? We filmed people sneezing to find out
Con Doolan, Prateek Bahl, Shovon Bhattacharjee, C Raina MacIntyre, Abrar Ahmad Chughtai and Charitha de Silva
Mind and Body
We are pediatricians: Here's what’s known about Covid-19 and kids
Kathryn Moffett-Bradford, Martin Weisse and Shipra Gupta
Culture
Researchers are furious that their Covid prisoner data is being used to mislead the public
David Grossman
Innovation
This squid-inspired protein is the future of PPE
Sarah Wells
Science
Covid-19 and the brain: How to diagnose and treat its neurological effects
John F. Connolly
Science
Does your homemade mask work? Here's how to tell.
Simon Kolstoe
Science
5 clever tips for making sure your mask maximizes protection, according to a nurse
Joy Pieper
Science
Oxford immunologist on coronavirus vaccine: our early results look highly promising
Rebecca Ashfield
Science
13 insider tips on how to wear a mask without your glasses fogging up, getting short of breath or your ears hurting
Craig Lockwood and Zoe Jordan
Science
Coronavirus: B cells and T cells explained
Raj Thaker
Science
Does your face mask protect you or other people?
Simon Kolstoe