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John Oliver explains monkeypox
John Oliver
Johnsplaining

John Oliver explains monkeypox

The gaps in the nation's monkeypox response
Monkeypox vaccine
Brigid Kennedy

The gaps in the nation's monkeypox response

Monkeypox now public health emergency
Xavier Becerra.
i do declare

Monkeypox now public health emergency

California's powerful McKinney fire is causing the 'fire-breathing dragon of clouds'
The McKinney fire burns in Northern California.
natural disasters

California's powerful McKinney fire is causing the 'fire-breathing dragon of clouds'

Polio virus found in wastewater sample in NYC, health officials urge residents to get vaccinated
Polio Vaccine
it's back?

Polio virus found in wastewater sample in NYC, health officials urge residents to get vaccinated

Biden tests positive for COVID. Again.
Joe Biden
just when I thought i was out...

Biden tests positive for COVID. Again.

What did we learn from Biden's bout with COVID-19?
Joe Biden
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

What did we learn from Biden's bout with COVID-19?

San Francisco officials declare a state of emergency over monkeypox
Protesters in San Francisco.
public health

San Francisco officials declare a state of emergency over monkeypox

What Biden should do about climate change
Joe Biden
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

What Biden should do about climate change

The great COVID disconnect
People in Times Square.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

The great COVID disconnect

What to know about COVID's seriously contagious BA.5 subvariant
COVID.
Briefing

What to know about COVID's seriously contagious BA.5 subvariant

Monarch butterflies listed as endangered after 'devastating decline'
A monarch butterfly on a milkweed plant flower.
save the butterflies

Monarch butterflies listed as endangered after 'devastating decline'

The new 988 mental health hotline, explained
Helping hands.
Briefing

The new 988 mental health hotline, explained

Ghana confirms cases of rare Marburg virus
Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images
be aware

Ghana confirms cases of rare Marburg virus

Fauci 'likely' to retire by the end of Biden's term
Anthony Fauci
farewell, fauci

Fauci 'likely' to retire by the end of Biden's term

Doctor who treated 10-year-old rape victim warns Indiana AG to stop defaming her
Todd Rokita
Abortion Fights

Doctor who treated 10-year-old rape victim warns Indiana AG to stop defaming her

BA.5: Is it time to step up the COVID fight again?
Uncle Sam.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

BA.5: Is it time to step up the COVID fight again?

The next round of COVID-19 booster shots, explained
Booster shots.
Briefing

The next round of COVID-19 booster shots, explained

Biden administration tells pharmacies denying abortion pills could break federal law
Mifeprex pills.
a warning

Biden administration tells pharmacies denying abortion pills could break federal law

The James Webb Space Telescope's 1st full-color image has been revealed
The first image released from the James Webb Space Telescope.
out of this world

The James Webb Space Telescope's 1st full-color image has been revealed

FDA to consider over-the-counter birth control pill
birth control pills.
expanding access?

FDA to consider over-the-counter birth control pill

How climate change is intensifying this summer's extreme weather
Extreme weather.
Briefing

How climate change is intensifying this summer's extreme weather

NYC is 'epicenter' of monkeypox outbreak as cases surge
Monkeypox blood samples
Stay safe New York

NYC is 'epicenter' of monkeypox outbreak as cases surge

Fin whales are making a comeback in the Antarctic
A fin whale.
whaley good news

Fin whales are making a comeback in the Antarctic

Drug distributors win key federal opioid trial in West Virginia county
West Virgina
Opioid Crisis

Drug distributors win key federal opioid trial in West Virginia county

The debate over banning Juul
Juul.
Grayson Quay

The debate over banning Juul

CVS limits purchases of Plan B pills following Supreme Court ruling on abortion
Plan B One-Step Pills
roe v. wade

CVS limits purchases of Plan B pills following Supreme Court ruling on abortion

Maternal mortality rates could rise for minorities without Roe, experts warn
Pregnant women
elevated risk

Maternal mortality rates could rise for minorities without Roe, experts warn

John Oliver explains the causes and dire effects of the Western U.S. water crisis
John Oliver
Johnsplaining

John Oliver explains the causes and dire effects of the Western U.S. water crisis

Period-tracking apps scramble to anonymize user data amid abortion arrest risks
Period-tracking app
Precautionary Tale

Period-tracking apps scramble to anonymize user data amid abortion arrest risks

Pfizer says Omicron vaccines produce stronger immune response
Man walking past Pfizer ad
another shot

Pfizer says Omicron vaccines produce stronger immune response

Welcome to the 'Pandemicene'
Bats.
Briefing

Welcome to the 'Pandemicene'

The soul of a machine
Ones and zeroes.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

The soul of a machine

Is COVID over?
COVID.
Briefing

Is COVID over?

CDC approves COVID vaccines for kids as young as 6 months
Baby receiving vaccine
jab those babies

CDC approves COVID vaccines for kids as young as 6 months