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WHO to rename monkeypox after scientists call it 'discriminating and stigmatizing'
Monkeypox to be renamed by WHO
a pox

WHO to rename monkeypox after scientists call it 'discriminating and stigmatizing'

Is Google's chatbot program self-aware?
A brain.
Briefing

Is Google's chatbot program self-aware?

NASA announces new independent UFO study
NASA
I want to believe

NASA announces new independent UFO study

Participants in small experimental cancer drug trial see tumors vanish
A doctor speaks with a cancer patient.
medical milestones

Participants in small experimental cancer drug trial see tumors vanish

Shrinking Great Salt Lake threatens Salt Lake City with poisonous dust clouds
Great Salt Lake
'environmental nuclear bomb'

Shrinking Great Salt Lake threatens Salt Lake City with poisonous dust clouds

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine
Novavax lab.
newcomer

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine

Biden says he wasn't made aware of formula shortage early on
Operation Fly Formula
in the dark

Biden says he wasn't made aware of formula shortage early on

3.7 million bottles worth of formula are on the way from the U.K.
Joe Biden
feed the babies!

3.7 million bottles worth of formula are on the way from the U.K.

COVID vaccines can't keep up with new Omicron subvariants
Women getting COVID vaccine
slow down!

COVID vaccines can't keep up with new Omicron subvariants

Bracing for an 'above-average' hurricane season
Hurricanes.
Briefing

Bracing for an 'above-average' hurricane season

The 'jarring' data on long COVID
A snail.
Briefing

The 'jarring' data on long COVID

The pros and cons of nuclear power
Nuclear power.
Analysis

The pros and cons of nuclear power

CDC identifies 9 monkeypox cases across 7 states
Monkeypox virus.
more pox

CDC identifies 9 monkeypox cases across 7 states

Fire kills 11 newborn babies in Senegal hospital
Senegal hospital fire
tragedy

Fire kills 11 newborn babies in Senegal hospital

U.S. births rose in 2021, but remained lower than pre-pandemic levels
Crying baby
oh baby

U.S. births rose in 2021, but remained lower than pre-pandemic levels

Nearly one-third of the Senate has now had COVID
Jeff Merkley
like the plague

Nearly one-third of the Senate has now had COVID

Biden says monkeypox quarantines are unlikely in U.S.
Joe Biden.
not again

Biden says monkeypox quarantines are unlikely in U.S.

Southern Baptist leaders covered up sexual abuse for decades, report finds
Southern Baptist Convention in 2018
'listening, lamenting, and learning'

Southern Baptist leaders covered up sexual abuse for decades, report finds

Does breastfeeding belong in the formula-shortage debate?
A baby bottle.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

Does breastfeeding belong in the formula-shortage debate?

CDC: With COVID-19 infections rising, a third of U.S. should consider indoor masks
People wearing masks in Virginia.
precautions

CDC: With COVID-19 infections rising, a third of U.S. should consider indoor masks

UFOs 'are real' and 'need to be investigated,' House committee chair says
Deputy Director of Naval Intelligence Scott Bray
i want to believe

UFOs 'are real' and 'need to be investigated,' House committee chair says

Two children hospitalized amid shortage of baby formula
A nearly empty shelf of baby formula in San Diego last week.
get well soon

Two children hospitalized amid shortage of baby formula

U.S. increases overseas baby formula shipments to ease nationwide shortage
Infant formula is stacked on a table during a baby formula drive to help with the shortage.
shortage

U.S. increases overseas baby formula shipments to ease nationwide shortage

FDA and Abbott reach agreement to reopen baby formula plant
A bottle of Similac baby formula.
baby steps

FDA and Abbott reach agreement to reopen baby formula plant

Democratic Sen. Chris Van Hollen says he had a 'minor stroke'
Sen. Chris Van Hollen
Noted

Democratic Sen. Chris Van Hollen says he had a 'minor stroke'

An American tragedy
A graveyard.
Briefing

An American tragedy

Plastics everywhere
Plastic.
Briefing

Plastics everywhere

Everything you need to know about Sagittarius A*
Telescopes.
Briefing

Everything you need to know about Sagittarius A*

Astronomers unveil 1st image of black hole at the center of the Milky Way
Black hole
'historic moment'

Astronomers unveil 1st image of black hole at the center of the Milky Way

North Korea enters lockdown after 1st official COVID-19 outbreak
COVID-19 measures in Pyongyang
Not immune

North Korea enters lockdown after 1st official COVID-19 outbreak

U.S. overdose deaths hit new record in 2021
Drug test samples
overdose epidemic

U.S. overdose deaths hit new record in 2021

Opinion striking down Roe still only draft at Supreme Court, Politico reports
Supreme Court
'heavily, heavily burdened'

Opinion striking down Roe still only draft at Supreme Court, Politico reports

FDA restricts Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine due to blood clot risk
A dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
pulling back

FDA restricts Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine due to blood clot risk

Pandemic's true global death toll closer to 15 million, WHO says
Hospital patient's hand.
a sobering reality

Pandemic's true global death toll closer to 15 million, WHO says

Mail-order abortion pill sales are surging in red states
Medication at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Illinois in 2021.
abortion access

Mail-order abortion pill sales are surging in red states

California condors make a triumphant return to the northern coastal redwoods
A California condor.
flying high

California condors make a triumphant return to the northern coastal redwoods