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CNN: Doctors turn to Twitter and TikTok to share coronavirus news

Ali Raja spends his nine-hour shifts in the emergency room at Massachusetts General Hospital treating gunshot wounds, sprained ankles, heart attacks and...

BBC: Coronavirus: How can I shop or get deliveries and takeaways safely?

Remember a time - just a few weeks ago - when a trip to the supermarket wasn't restricted to the "basic necessities"...

AP: Virus test results in minutes? Scientists question accuracy

Some political leaders are hailing a potential breakthrough in the fight against COVID-19: simple pin-prick blood tests or nasal swabs that...

BBC: Coronavirus: Pangolins found to carry related strains

Smuggled pangolins have been found to carry viruses closely related to the one sweeping the world.

BBC: Coronavirus: ‘Avoid using microwave to get faster internet’

People should avoid using the microwave at the same time as their wi-fi, media regulator Ofcom has said, as part of advice...

CNN: Some people just won’t stay home during a pandemic. Six reasons may explain why

(CNN) Living through a pandemic is strange. Most of us have never been asked to make sacrifices like this before -- staying home...

NPR: The Coronavirus Is Mutating. But That May Not Be A Problem For Humans

As the new coronavirus continues to spread around the globe, researchers say the virus is changing its genetic makeup slightly. But does...

BBC: Coronavirus: How close are we to a vaccine or drug?

Coronavirus is spreading around the world, but there are still no drugs that can kill the virus or vaccines that can protect...

BBC: Coronavirus: Australian scientists map how immune system fights virus

Scientists in Australia say they have identified how the body's immune system fights the Covid-19 virus. Their research, published...

BBC: Covid-19: How long does the coronavirus last on surfaces?

We can pick up the Covid-19 by touching surfaces contaminated with the new coronavirus, but it is only just becoming clear how...

CNN: Is it allergies, the flu or the coronavirus? How to tell the difference

The coronavirus has infected more than 100,000 people worldwide. With all of the news of event cancellations, empty flights and health precautions (wash your hands!),...

BBC: Coronavirus: How can AI help fight the pandemic?

Executives from Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Apple and Facebook met officials at Downing Street on Wednesday to discuss their role in the coronavirus...

Anouncement

KRANNERT CENTER CANCELS FALL, PUBLIC, IN-PERSON PERFORMANCES

Urbana, IL—In the midst of the global pandemic and ongoing social justice issues, Krannert Center reaffirms its commitment to growth in inclusive, equitable...

University outlines fall plans including remote instruction after fall break

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — All University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign faculty members, staff and students who plan to be on campus this fall –...

Center for Advanced Study appoints seven professors to permanent faculty

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Center for Advanced Study has appointed seven new members to its permanent faculty. CAS professors are selected based on their outstanding scholarship,...

Illinois: Q&A for Maintaining F-1 Student Status in Fall 2020

ISSS will be holding Q&A sessions for students regarding recent guidance from SEVP addressing the requirements for maintaining status during Fall 2020....