Covid- 19 – Good news on immunity Nov. 19, 2020
After infection or vaccination immunity to the virus may be long lasting
Covid-19 defeats US Marines Nov. 12, 2020
The virus spread amongst recruits despite a range of thorough precautions
Coronavirus spreads from mink to humans Nov. 5, 2020
What does transmission of coronavirus from mink to humans mean for the future vaccine?
Osiris Rex stows asteroid material Oct. 29, 2020
Successful closure of lid on Osiris Rex spacecraft
Nasa probe Osiris Rex lands on asteroid Oct. 22, 2020
Osiris Rex probe touches asteroid Bennu to sample secrets of the early solar system
Covid-19 mortality Oct. 15, 2020
Why is there such a range in the number of deaths from Covid -19 between countries?
Do Covid–19 mutations matter? Oct. 8, 2020
Results from the most detailed investigation to date into SARS –CoV-2 virus mutations
Are children the biggest Covid-19 spreaders? Oct. 1, 2020
The world’s largest study of Covid-19 transmission shows children have a major role.
Why Covid -19 vaccines may not stop transmission Sept. 24, 2020
They are only designed to prevent disease developing, none have been tested against spread
Malaria resistance breakthrough Sept. 17, 2020
Discovered in East Africa, the finding holds promise for completely new treatments.
Monitoring Covid-19, harvests and space junk Sept. 15, 2020
Monitoring spread of Covid-19, harvests in Africa from space, and space junk
Covid -19 science versus politics Sept. 10, 2020
Are the politicians finally coming round to the scientist’s views on the way forward?
Nyiragongo - is Goma under threat? Sept. 3, 2020
More than 2 million people live around this volcano, which has become more active
Covid-19 therapy controversy Aug. 27, 2020
Is convalescent plasma really a ‘tremendous’ treatment for Covid-19?
Trouble in Greenland Aug. 20, 2020
Has the loss from Greenland’s vast ice sheet reached a tipping point?
Putin’s Covid-19 vaccine Aug. 13, 2020
Despite widespread alarm, Russia is not about to roll out an untested vaccine.
Counting the heat health threat from climate change Aug. 6, 2020
Huge death toll from rising temperatures projected for century’s end.
NASA rover heads for Mars ancient lake July 30, 2020
NASA 2020 rover launched on fresh search for life on Mars
Making a Covid-19 vaccine for two billion people July 23, 2020
The challenge of making two billion Covid-19 vaccine doses within the year.
How long do Covid-19 antibodies last? July 16, 2020
New research on how long our defences against the coronavirus last.