Read on for the latest updates as scientists work to gain a fuller understanding of how the virus behaves, and develop the best defenses against it. Continue Reading
Computer science has a lot to say about the relentless pursuit of economic efficiency. Read more to learn about its connection to the Covid-19 pandemic. Continue Reading
President López Obrador was skeptical of the coronavirus threat and ignored the recommendations of his own health experts. He downplayed the crisis and relied on his intuition instead of science, with disastrous results. He will be even more distracted in the coming months as he campaigns for re-election. Continue Reading
As Gov. Abbott reopens the state amid a rising number of Covid-19 cases, some Texas restaurants taking matters into their own hands to ensure the safety of staff and customers. Read on for these and other developments. Continue Reading
While Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling temporarily protects the DACA program, its fate now rests with the November presidential election. Continue Reading
As China increases its military and paramilitary activity in the South China Sea, previously timid countries in the region must ignore the short-term risks of publicly rejecting China’s incursions in favor of the long-term prospects of creating a framework for stable and equitable governance over the waterway.
Read on for the latest developments, including case counts, vaccine trials and the fallout for public health workers. Continue Reading