Daily Archives: October 3, 2020

Nobel Prizes and COVID-19: Slow, Basic Science May Pay Off

While the world wants flashy quick fixes for everything, especially massive threats like the coronavirus and global warming, next week’s Nobel Prizes remind us that in science, slow and steady pays off. It may soon do so again. Science builds upon pr…

Trump’s Diagnosis Shows US Vulnerability to Coronavirus

President Donald Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis serves as a reminder of the pervasive spread of the coronavirus and shows how tenuous of a grip the nation has on the crisis, health experts said.With U.S. infections rising for several weeks, Trump was one o…