This Day in History: March 13

On this day, March 13 … 2018:  On his first trip to California as president, President…

Pregnant woman, 19, killed after falling from US border wall, officials say

A 19-year-old pregnant woman from Guatemala died this week from injuries suffered when she fell more…

Photos: Empty streets amid coronavirus fears in US cities

https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2020/03/918/516/Cv-Streets-8.jpg?ve=1&tl=1 Boston, Massachusetts: Sections of the city, like the North End, that are usually packed with…

This year’s US elections could be a climate-policy showdown

NEWS 12 March 2020 With Joe Biden nearly locked in as the Democratic nominee for president,…

Europe’s first Mars rover delayed by two years

NEWS 12 March 2020 European–Russian ExoMars mission was meant to launch in July to search for…

Why gigantic locust swarms are challenging governments and researchers

NEWS 12 March 2020 Scientists are championing biopesticides and better monitoring — but heavy rains, war…

Katherine Johnson (1918–2020)

OBITUARY 12 March 2020 NASA mathematician who calculated trajectories for early space flights. Margot Lee Shetterly…

These microbial communities have learned to live at Earth’s most extreme reaches

NEWS 12 March 2020 Researchers are uncovering the survival strategies of microorganisms found in rocks buried…

Freeman Dyson (1923–2020)

OBITUARY 12 March 2020 Nuclear physicist, polymath, disarmament pioneer and government adviser. Phillip F. Schewe Phillip…

Universities are forging ties with the FBI as US cracks down on foreign influence

NEWS 12 March 2020 Public institutes are responding to allegations of interference in research by foreign…