The United States has a long history of developing vaccines and providing humanitarian assistance to fight infectious diseases worldwide.
A researcher has developed a ventilation system that would limit the transmission of pathogens, including the coronavirus, inside airplanes and vehicles.
The U.S. government is supporting innovators' efforts to quickly develop a vaccine for COVID-19. Learn more about progress toward a vaccine.
Find out about some of the work done aboard the International Space Station, including two critical experiments that examine muscle tone and microbes.
More and more students in the United States are earning bachelor's degrees in environmental science. Learn what's involved.
Learn how the Chinese Communist Party steals research and technology from other countries to boost its military and economic power.
Peter Tsai created the material for N95 masks in the early 1990s. Never did he expect his invention would save millions of lives during a pandemic.
The U.S. government puts safety first in its new initiative supporting efforts to develop, manufacture and distribute a coronavirus vaccine.
In May, SpaceX became the first private company anywhere in the world to launch two humans into Earth's orbit. But it took some practicing to get there.