New COVID-19 Variant 'Deltacron': Is It A Lab Error or Real Threat?
A scientist in Cyprus claimed he has identified a new coronavirus variant that combines the traits of the dangerous Delta and highly contagious Omicron variants of COVID-19, called Deltacron.
Public Health Expert Warns Biden: Losing Medicaid Will Kill Millions Amid Pandemic
The United States has seen soaring numbers in COVID-19 infections in recent weeks indicating that the end of the pandemic may still be far away. However, the public health emergency, which benefits many Americans amid the crisis, is going to expire in the middle of January. Millions of people at risk across the United States could lose their Medical enrollment amid a record-breaking current surge in COVID-19 cases as the deadline of public health emergency approaches.
NYC Mayor Eric Adams Keeps Schools, Daycares Open Amid Surge of COVID-19 Hospitalizations in Kids Below Five
New York City Mayor Eric Adams declares that schools and childcare institutions will remain open amid the rise in the numbers of young children being hospitalized due to COVID-19.
Psychology Experts Slam Scientist Who Referred to COVID-19 Efforts as ‘Mass Formation Psychosis
A scientist that spread false claims about COVID-19 was banned from using Twitter, YouTube.
NASA Successfully Installs 'Golden Eye' In New Space Telescope Origami Style
NASA has successfully installed the last piece of its latest and most powerful telescope in space after two weeks of the complex initiation process.
US Omicron Surge Crashes Basic Services
The continued spread of COVID-19 across the US has already impacted travel, education, and health services across states. According to Tom Cotter, director of emergency response and preparedness at the health nonprofit organization Project HOPE, the pandemic has caused "major disruptions" in the everyday life of people, and its drives health services in limbo.
Supreme Court Justices Appear To Block Joe Biden's Controversial COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for Large Companies
The Supreme Court argues if Joe Biden's vaccine mandate governing large businesses and healthcare facilities can go forward.
Justice Kagan On Vaccine Mandate: 'Extraordinary Emergency Needs Similar Action'
US Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan rejects the claim that the Biden administration's mandate to vaccinate employees and health workers is an abuse of power.
Omicron Dubbed as the "Beginning of the End of COVID-19 Pandemic," How True Is This? Here's What Experts Say
COVID-19 continues its onslaught on the world. With its new variant omicron, numbers spike on record-breaking levels. On average, almost 2 million individuals get infected globally by the dreaded in the past 7 days.
Japanese Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa Comes Back to Earth, Wants World Leaders to Space Travel
In his first media conference at the Foreign Correspondents Club in Tokyo on Friday since his return to Earth, Japanese tycoon Yusaku Maezawa shared his experiences as the first space tourist in more than 10 years.
Return Of Remote Classes Drives US Families Frustrated
Parents express their frustrations over the return of virtual learning set up due to the omicron-driven surge of COVID-19 cases in the US.
Cursed Shipwreck 'The Griffin' Discovered After More Than Three Centuries When Iroquois Prophet Predicted Its Disappearance in Deep Waters
A cursed shipwreck, the 'Griffin' is the stuff of legend with stories attached to it, connecting the native Indians' predictions to its disappearance.
WHO Monitors IHU Coronavirus Variant, Says New Strain Is 'Not a Threat' Despite Being More Contagious Than Omicron
The World Health Organization (WHO) said that the new IHU variant of the coronavirus is currently "not a threat." The situation comes as the new strain, which was first identified near the same time as the Omicron variant, has not spread beyond the Southern Alps of France.
Omicron Puts Kids at High Risk, Causing Unusual Complications
Doctors have observed unusual symptoms in children who have contracted the omicron variant of the COVID-19, the culprit of the current surge of cases in the United States.
COVID-19 Around the World: How Different Countries Are Dealing With Omicron Surge in January 2022
Different countries are dealing with COVID-19 and omicron in various ways. Here's a look at some of them.