JAKARTA -- Glaciers around the globe have been a tourist attraction, natural climate record for scientists, and beacons for indigenous beliefs. They can be found from the southern border of Germany all the way to the highest peaks of Africa.
According to research details, child-sized doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine seem safe and almost 91% effective in preventing symptoms among 5- to 11-year olds. This was revealed Friday by the U.S. as it considers opening vaccinations for this age group.
Tens of billions of dollar for U.S. environmental justice programs originally proposed in a $3.5 Trillion domestic spending package are now hanging in the balance as Democrats decide how they will trim the bill to $2 trillion.
U.S. health advisors endorsed a booster for Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccination Friday. They cited concerns that Americans who received the single-dose shot weren't as protected than those who were given the two-dose brand.
Google is imposing a ban on digital ads that promote false climate change claims. This will be done in an effort to reduce revenue for climate deniers and stop misinformation spreading on its platforms.
Two scientists were awarded the Nobel Prizein Medicine Monday for their discovery of how the body perceives temperature, touch and other information. These discoveries could open the door to new treatments or heart disease.
The next Marvel Cinematic Universe show will premiere on Disney+ in November and, appropriately enough, Hawkeye has a festive setting. Clint Barton (aka Hawkeye) just wants to spend Christmas with his family, but his enemies have other plans.
Although weather conditions were better on Thursday, firefighters were warned by commanders to be ready for any dangers still posed by the California forest fire that threatened communities around Lake Tahoe.