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The CDC recommends booster shots for healthcare workers and other at-risk groups
An FDA advisory committee met on Friday amid an ongoing debate about the potential value of COVID booster shots.
Hurricane Sam will likely intensify rapidly this weekend
Another name is added to the long list of 2021 Atlantic storms.
3 wild ideas for how to stop a tornado
To stop a tornado, you first have to know how it's formed.
Spiciness isn’t a taste, and more burning facts about the mysterious sensation
There's a little bit of masochism involved.
Everything you need to know about COVID booster shots
Whether boosters will be needed for the general population isn’t yet known.
CDC panel gives a thumbs-up to Pfizer boosters, but not for everyone
Here's everything you need to know this week.
Floating whirligig microchips could help us monitor nature without leaving a trace
Inspired by the seeds of maple trees, engineers have built a flying microchip.
Two-legged dinosaurs wagged their tails like giant, scaly puppies
Were they trying to save energy, or just happy to see you?
What we know so far about J&J booster shots
New data from Johnson & Johnson shows promise, but the results haven't been reviewed yet by the CDC or FDA.
Rerouting billions in agriculture subsidies could boost global food security
Sustainable food systems need funding, and the billions in subsidies already out there can help.