A look at how viruses—from SARS-CoV-2 to HIV—persist in the body and how this can provide new clues into understanding immunity. Plus, how athletes are attempting to avoid infection—and coping with extreme heat—in Tokyo. And the benefit of fungi that live in our gut microbiome.
The CDC has issued new guidance on mask-wearing as COVID-19 infection rates increase around the country.
Emergency management researcher and author Samantha Montano on how our disaster response systems need to scale up for climate change.
The promise of blockchain, a decentralized database technology, has drawn attention for years. But what can it really do?
The U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, talks about the COVID-19 pandemic, and beyond.
Model a bioretention cell! Experiment to understand how microplastics are getting in the ocean—and the ocean food chain.
Examine Hawaiian shark-toothed weapons and learn about traditional Hawaiian beliefs that help build our ecological history of sharks.
Instead of yesteryear’s dry and dusty lectures, science communicators are creating new and exciting ways to engage with science.