Plastic garbage on a beach

Canada Pushes To Cut Plastic Waste, Phase Out Single-Use Plastics

Canada's prime minister announced a national campaign to develop alternatives to the plastic items polluting rivers, lakes and the ocean.

  Sci/Health

2:04NASA satellites track rainfall from Hurricane Harvey in 2017
NASA

More Rain From Hurricanes Is Changing How We Study Them

0:57Measles, mumps and rubella vaccine
Getty Images

US Measles Cases Continue To Climb, Reach New Record

1:09The gas-powered Valley Generating Station is seen in the San Fernando Valley
Getty Images

White House May Have Blocked Agency's Climate Change Testimony

1:08Person vaping
Getty Images

FDA, FTC Send Letters To Vape Companies That Hire 'Influencers'

0:58A World Health Organization instructor trains health workers
Getty Images

Large Epidemics Could Be The 'New Normal,' According To WHO

1:21A car emits exhaust fumes
Getty Images

Carmakers Push For Emissions Compromise Between Trump Admin., States

0:56The International Space Station.
Getty Images

NASA Is Opening Up The International Space Station For Business

0:48The Womanikin
CNN

This CPR Dummy Attachment Could Help Save More Women's Lives

1:13Pharmacy
Getty Images

Opioid Manufacturer Agrees To $225M Settlement In Federal Probes

0:54Vials of the measles vaccine are displayed on a counter
Getty Images

More Than 1,000 Measles Cases Recorded In US This Year

0:50The White House
Getty Images

Trump Administration Cutting Funding To Fetal Tissue Research

1:01Department of Veterans Affairs medical center
Getty Images

New Rules Expand Veterans' Access To Private Care

2:00OxyContin pills
Getty Images

What Makes Purdue Pharma's OxyContin Different From Other Opioids?

1:21Planned Parenthood clinic in St. Louis
Getty Images

Judge Shuts Down 4 State Subpoenas In Mo. Abortion Case

1:38Dairy production facility
Getty Images

FDA Finds So-Called 'Forever Chemicals' In US Food Supply

1:04Carnival cruise ship
Getty Images

Carnival Cruise Line To Pay $20M After Admitting It Violated Probation

0:55A person receives the Ebola vaccine
World Health Organization

WHO: Latest Ebola Outbreak In Congo Has Topped 2,000

0:40Quest Diagnostics office
kennejima / CC by 2.0

11.9M Quest Diagnostics Patients Possibly Affected By Data Breach

3:45FDA building
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Warns Austrian Doctor To End Telemedical Abortion Services

0:40The moon
NASA

NASA Selects Three Companies To Help It Get Back To The Moon

1:24Bluffs and mountains are silhouetted during sunset at Bears Ears National Monument in Utah.
Getty Images

Protected Land Is Shrinking At Home And Around The World

1:13Purdue Pharma headquarters
Getty Images

New Jersey Attorney General's Office Sues Family For Opioid Epidemic

1:13protesters outside St. Louis courthouse
Getty Images

Missouri Planned Parenthood Can Keep Providing Abortions For Now

1:02The skin of a patient infected with measles.
Getty Images

Number Of US Measles Cases Reaches Highest Level Since 1992

2:20Woman cutting hedges
Getty Images

Starting A Hobby Supercharges Brain Cells

1:49Planned Parenthood clinic in St. Louis
Planned Parenthood

Missouri Could Become The Only US State Without An Abortion Clinic

2:57James Dover on stage at the Scripps National Spelling Bee
Newsy / Matt Anzur

This Student With Hearing Loss Is Beating The Odds At The Scripps Bee

1:15Flag of the United Nations
Getty Images

UN Says 80 Countries Want To Increase Paris Climate Accord Commitments

0:45An office employee works at night
Getty Images

WHO Recognizes Burnout As A Legitimate Medical Diagnosis