Two studies sparked fear that COVID-19 causes heart inflammation in people without symptoms. Some experts are questioning those findings.
Public Integrity analysis found 43% of nearly 2 million front-line farm and processing workers nationwide are immigrants — mostly Latino and many non-citizens.
Brazilian biologists are trying to raise awareness about the consequences of the pollution caused by coronavirus-related medical waste after a penguin died from consuming a face mask which was discarded inappropriately on a beach.
The Broad Institute's Alina Chan believes it could have. The remarkable stability of the virus, whose genome had barely changed from the earliest human cases, despite trillions of replications perplexed her. It appeared to be already adapted for human transmission when it first appeared. Other viruses typically evolve rapidly when they first infect people, changing to adapt to human physiology.
The Trudeau government has amped up its commitments to tackle climate change as part of the country's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you want to talk about the inequality in our economy, COVID-19, race, and silent violence in our cities, you need to start with environmental injustice.
COVID-19 has all of us cleaning more—but the products designed to kill viruses and bacteria can have dangerous health impacts. Here's how to scrub safely.
Researchers say that more microplastics pollution is getting into farm soil than oceans—and these tiny bits are showing up in our fruits, veggies, and bodies.