A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the new coronavirus.
United Airlines is temporarily slashing the number of its flights in and out of New York City-area airports to keep employees safe during the coronavirus outbreak, a top executive told employees on Saturday.
Researchers at RUCDR Infinite Biologics are offering an alternative to the current nasal swab test that must be administered by a health care professional in full protective gear. In this version, you spit through a funnel into a test tube. You then seal the sample with a special cap containing a preservative and either mail it to or drop it off at a lab for analysis. Reported by Lisa Evers
Officials with the National Park Service say Grand Canyon National Park will be closed until further notice.
Human trials for the vaccine would begin by September at the latest, according to a press release.
UC Davis Health researchers have two clinical trials underway for hospitalized patients with severe COVID-19.
Social distancing is difficult in winter time when a lot of visitors congregate at a few popular locations.
The astronaut flew to the moon in 1971 and appeared on episodes of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."
Professor Peter Piot, a world-leading virologist and the director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, answered 100 questions about the coronavirus during an interview with TEDMED Foundation Director Jay Walker.
Government scientists report that testing shows the novel coronavirus can survive on some surfaces for two to three days and in the air for several hours.
Two of Kenya's three white giraffes were found dead Tuesday. Kenyan officials said armed poachers are responsible for their deaths.
For the first time ever the NYPD has partnered with the Federal Bureau of Land Management to acquire the next class of NYPD’s four-legged finest from public lands out west.
Take a look at how the NYPD is partnering with the Federal Bureau of Land Management to acquire wild mustangs to become the next class of the NYPD’s mounted units.
NASA's next Mars rover finally has a name. Perseverance, a six-wheeled robotic explorer, will blast off this summer to collect Martian samples for eventual return to Earth.
Coronavirus can last up to nine days on surfaces and health officials say the infection is more contagious than SARS and MERS.
Before Copy Cat, no pet had ever been successfully cloned with 100 percent genetic identity.
A juvenile brown pelican is recovering down in the Florida Keys after using its beak to steal a cell phone from a woman’s hand and swallowing it. Wildlife officials said it probably thought it was food, which demonstrates the dangers of feeding wild animals.
NOAA and agency partners increase will reward more than $50,000 for any information leading to the deaths of two dolphins.
Authorities in Ohio have seized an alligator that was being kept in the basement of a home.
Astronomers have discovered the biggest explosion seen in the universe, originating from a super-massive black hole.