Science & Health

Supporters of the Affordable Care Act rally before the Supreme Court in Washington
Republicans seek to strike down the health care law
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Tue, 11/10/2020 - 07:50 AM
FILE - A man holds a mock syringe as demonstrators protest against Sao Paulo state governor Joao Doria and China's Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Nov. 1, 2020.
Regulatory body stops tests of Chinese-developed vaccine after 'adverse, serious event' involving volunteer in late October
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Tue, 11/10/2020 - 02:09 AM
FILE - This is an April 26, 2017, file photo showing Eli Lilly corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. Eli Lilly continues to…
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday cleared the experimental drug from Eli Lilly for people 12 and older with mild or moderate COVID-19 not requiring hospitalization
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 10:14 PM
President-elect Joe Biden speaks about coronavirus as he appears on a television in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White…
Pandemic is among president-elect's top issues for Day One in office
VOA science Correspondent Steve Baragona
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 06:14 AM
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during a virtual press conference on the coronavirus pandemic at 10 Downing…
He says?Britain has ordered 40 million doses, enough for one-third of the population
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 04:56 PM
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson speaks on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention from the…
The agency says he is feeling better and is expected to fully recover
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 03:03 PM
U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris hold a virtual meeting with coronavirus team.
Both the White House and Biden teams hold separate meetings Monday of their respective coronavirus task forces
Steve Herman
Mon, 11/09/2020 - 02:52 PM
FILE PHOTO: Spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Budapest
New restrictions include closing bars, restaurants, cultural venues, ban on social gatherings and extended curfew
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 12:53 PM
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) attends a session on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak response of the WHO Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland, October 5, 2020. Christopher Black/WHO/Handout via REUTERS THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY
In opening speech to weeklong meeting of World Health Assembly, WHO chief urges nations to come together to defeat common enemy
Lisa Schlein
Mon, 11/09/2020 - 12:27 PM
FILE PHOTO: Vials and medical syringe are seen in front of Pfizer logo in this illustration
Company, German partner say more testing is needed
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 11:27 AM
A normally bustling Ocean Drive is shown during a downpour, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, on Miami Beach, Florida's famed South Beach…
Storm has spread devastating rains from Nicaragua to Cuba
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 01:50 AM
Kids wearing facemasks attend baseball practice at Pan Pacific Park amid the coronavirus pandemic, November 6, 2020, in Los…
Midwest hard hit by the virus
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Sat, 11/07/2020 - 04:45 AM
Wilamaya Patjxa vicu?a hunt
A 9,000-year-old woman has scientists rethinking prehistoric gender roles
VOA science Correspondent Steve Baragona
Sun, 11/08/2020 - 01:52 PM
In this Oct. 30, 2020, photoWhite House chief of staff Mark Meadows speaks on a phone on the South Lawn of the White House in…
The virus has killed more than 236,000 Americans so far this year
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Fri, 11/06/2020 - 11:48 PM
As the the national night time curfew goes into effect late Friday due to new coronavirus measures the shops and streets are…
Infections also continue to surge in the United States ?
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Fri, 11/06/2020 - 10:38 PM