Will India’s devastating COVID-19 surge provide data that clear up its death ‘paradox’? | Science

A group of scientists in rural Maharashtra state in India gos to homes to track the spread of COVID-19 in time. Raja Sengupta Science’s COVID-19 reporting is supported by... Read more »

Butterflies provide ‘extraordinary’ help pollinating cotton fields | Science

Butterflies, such as this gray hairstreak, go to flowers that bees don’t pollinate and improve cotton yields. Sarah Cusser Bees are fantastic pollinators—therefore essential for crops such as almonds... Read more »

Monkey-Infecting Virus May Provide Part of Future HIV Vaccine

“We’ve shown here that one can use shapes from chimpanzee-infecting SIV to stimulate the production of antibodies against the human-infecting HIV,” states co-senior author Dennis Burton, PhD, the James... Read more »

New Scanner Could Provide Earlier Diagnosis of Dementia

Jannis Fischer (left) and Max Ahnen with an easy design of the head part of their BPET scanner. (Picture: Florian Bachmann/ ETH Zurich). The 2 ETH particle physicists Jannis... Read more »