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Covid-19 news: France could quarantine arrivals from the UK

The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the...

New Zealand Just Marked 100 Days Without Coronavirus Transmission

New Zealand marked 100 days on Sunday with no recorded cases of the coronavirus in the community, but health officials warned there was no...

Common Colds May Have ‘Primed’ Some People’s Immune Systems For COVID-19

A cold you got years ago may prove helpful if your body has to fight the new coronavirus.According to a study published Tuesday, some...

The Viral Loads of Asymptomatic Coronavirus Carriers Are Surprisingly High, Study...

People who are infected with the coronavirus carry similar levels of the pathogen in their nose, throat and lungs whether they have symptoms or...

A Statistician Explains How 1 Figure Shows The US Isn’t Doing...

The US has performed more coronavirus tests than any other country in the world. Yet, at the same time, the US is notably underperforming...

Does Coronavirus Linger? What We Know About How Viruses Hide in...

As millions of people are recovering from COVID-19, an unanswered question is the extent to which the virus can "hide out" in seemingly recovered...

Here’s Why Hydroxychloroquine Doesn’t Block The Coronavirus in Human Lung Cells

A paper came out in Nature on July 22 that further underscores earlier studies that show that neither the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine nor chloroquine...

This Gross Experiment Shows How Even Homemade Masks Can Stop Germs...

There's no denying we're in a weird, unprecedented and rapidly changing time - both for science and more generally for society.And when it comes...

Covid-19 news: This is the

The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the...

Smallpox vaccination kits from the US civil war reveal historic virus

Traces of virus strains used to create smallpox vaccinations in the US civil war have been found Alamy Stock PhotoStrains of viruses used for...