Physicians are grappling with trying to carry out large, international trials in the midst of coronavirus lockdowns.
As the world’s attention was fixated on the horrors in Italy and New York City, the per capita death rates in counties in the impoverished southwest corner of Georgia climbed to among the worst in the country.
LGBTQ+ individuals and organizations in New York organize to address problems faced by current detainees and asylum seekers.
UC Berkeley photography student Clara Mokri captures Los Angeles life in the time of coronavirus through this series of black and white images.
China is facing pressure to open its doors to an independent, international investigation into the origins of the novel coronavirus.
Thousands of desperate migrants are trapped in limbo and even at risk of death without food, water or shelter in scorching deserts and at sea.
Some streets of La Victoria have become camps for displaced people seeking to return to their regions. The drama of Covid-19 forced migration continues and escalates hourly.
The risk of meddling with the environment has been laid bare by the COVID-19 pandemic, which has brought the world to its knees.
With the Sept. 11 hearings delayed, prosecutors and defenders are looking for ways to let lawyers talk with the prisoners at Guantánamo Bay.
As COVID-19 spreads closer to endangered great apes in Africa and Asia, researchers and veterinarians are gearing up to protect the apes as well as local people.
Mississippi’s shrimp fleet has dwindled over the last 20 years, largely due to cheaply imported shrimp that’s forced domestic fishermen to lower their prices.
The research community is reacting with alarm and anger to the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH’s) abrupt and unusual termination of a grant supporting research in China on how coronaviruses—such as the one causing the current pandemic—move from bats to humans.