By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- New research is shedding light on the social intelligence of marine mammals when under a threat of danger.Sperm whales, which were hunted heavily in the North Pacific U.S. in the 19th century, quickly... Read More.
By NASIR MALIM, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As larger numbers of people recover from COVID-19, researchers are learning more about "brain fog" in those affected by the virus.For months, doctors and researchers have been aware of a range of longer-term... Read More.
By DR. RAEHANNAH JAMSHIDI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Though Dr. Anthony Fauci, the White House chief medical adviser, predicted a COVID-19 vaccine may not be available for high schoolers until the fall and for younger kids until early next year, scientists and... Read More.
By SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Scientists are now studying a new "home-grown" COVID-19 variant that has been identified and is circulating in the New York City area.The variant, which scientists are calling B.1.526, was identified separately... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Scientists now have evidence that mammoths were roaming the earth more than ONE million years ago with the discovery of the oldest-dating skeletal fragments ever found. An international team of researchers recently found molars from three... Read More.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ, SONY SALZMAN and BOB WOODRUFF, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Around the globe, scientists are studying new and more contagious COVID-19 variants, and their potential impact on vaccines."It's not a surprise that we're seeing variants -- viruses do... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Florida law enforcement agents raided the home of a data scientist Monday, alleging the scientist had hacked into the state's emergency alert system.Rebekah Jones was the state's coronavirus data scientist until... Read More.
By STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Scientists from the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday appeared set to confirm that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective against the virus, according to documents released ahead of a crucial meeting on the... Read More.
By CRISTINA CORUJO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After the National Scientific Foundation (NSF) announced last Thursday the demolition and decommission of the iconic Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico, scientists, experts and many Puerto Ricans have taken to digital platforms... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Scientists have discovered a new species of monkeys in central Myanmar with the help of a 100-year-old tissue sample.The primate, named Popa langur after the extinct volcano Mount Popa, has been... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.1 million people worldwide.Over 43 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.