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CDC: U.S. life expectancy dropped by 18 months in 2020
COVID-19 memorial
Grim Tidings

CDC: U.S. life expectancy dropped by 18 months in 2020

The Delta variant is in Congress and the White House, jolting Washington
Rep. Steve Scalise
Delta Blues

The Delta variant is in Congress and the White House, jolting Washington

Lambda, a COVID-19 'variant of interest,' reported in Houston
A patient in Houston with COVID-19.
coronavirus crisis

Lambda, a COVID-19 'variant of interest,' reported in Houston

New study suggests J&J recipients should get booster shot to protect against Delta variant
Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
solving covid

New study suggests J&J recipients should get booster shot to protect against Delta variant

3 smart ideas for vaccinating the skeptics
Syringes.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

3 smart ideas for vaccinating the skeptics

India's true COVID-19 death toll has likely surpassed 3 million, study finds
Line for COVID-19 testing in India.
the coronavirus crisis

India's true COVID-19 death toll has likely surpassed 3 million, study finds

Watch Jeff Bezos launch himself into space
Jeff Bezos
liftoff

Watch Jeff Bezos launch himself into space

Judge rules Indiana University can require COVID-19 vaccines
Indiana University
Vaccination Nation

Judge rules Indiana University can require COVID-19 vaccines

Pediatrics group recommends all kids 2 and up wear masks inside classrooms
A student wears a mask inside their classroom.
mask up

Pediatrics group recommends all kids 2 and up wear masks inside classrooms

The rural plague
A rural area.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

The rural plague

What other countries' Delta variant data foreshadow for the U.S.
COVID-19 vaccine site.
the coronavirus crisis

What other countries' Delta variant data foreshadow for the U.S.

Biden backtracks on Facebook comments
Joe Biden.
walking it back

Biden backtracks on Facebook comments

America's dreadful denial
The Statue of Liberty.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

America's dreadful denial

Poll: Unvaccinated Americans least worried about Delta variant
COVID-19 poll
COVID-19 polling

Poll: Unvaccinated Americans least worried about Delta variant

10 things you need to know today: July 19, 2021
Vivek H. Murthy.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: July 19, 2021

Former NASA astronaut: Private space travel clears way for 'things we can't even imagine'
Mike Massimino.
sunday shows

Former NASA astronaut: Private space travel clears way for 'things we can't even imagine'

Doctors unlikely to persuade COVID-19 vaccine hesitant, poll finds
COVID-19 vaccination sign.
the coronavirus crisis

Doctors unlikely to persuade COVID-19 vaccine hesitant, poll finds

Fauci says polio, smallpox would still be in U.S. if vaccination drives faced similar misinformation campaigns
Anthony Fauci, Jim Acosta.
the coronavirus crisis

Fauci says polio, smallpox would still be in U.S. if vaccination drives faced similar misinformation campaigns

WHO epidemiologist: 'We're getting further away from the end' of COVID-19 pandemic
Coronavirus cases in L.A. County.
the coronavirus crisis

WHO epidemiologist: 'We're getting further away from the end' of COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 booster shots won't be needed for years, experts say
COVID-19 vaccine
Vaccination Nation

COVID-19 booster shots won't be needed for years, experts say

The wildfire naming problem
A forest fire.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

The wildfire naming problem

10 things you need to know today: July 16, 2021
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: July 16, 2021

Surgeon general warns COVID-19 misinformation is 'a serious threat to public health'
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy.
take heed

Surgeon general warns COVID-19 misinformation is 'a serious threat to public health'

L.A. County reimposing indoor mask requirement
People walk inside a food hall in downtown Los Angeles.
coronavirus crisis

L.A. County reimposing indoor mask requirement

Biden's last resort on vaccines
Donald Trump.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Biden's last resort on vaccines

Vaccine refusal and the bargain of modernity
The Consequences of Modernity and a vaccine.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

Vaccine refusal and the bargain of modernity