Coronavirus live news: Japan to extend emergency restrictions; WHO urges booster moratorium until 2022

6.29am BST 06:29 WHO urges booster moratorium until 2022 The World Health Organization called on Wednesday for countries to avoid giving out extra Covid jabs until year-end, pointing to the … Read More

Burgess Shale ‘mothership’ discovery has palaeontologist giddy with excitement | CBC News

Jean-Bernard Caron can barely contain his excitement over a recent fossil discovery from the Burgess Shale in southeastern British Columbia. “We are talking about something that is very, very old,” … Read More

Coronavirus live news: Idaho rationing healthcare; pandemic’s ‘devastating’ impact on HIV, TB and malaria

5.23am BST 05:23 Hello and welcome to today’s live coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. Idaho public health leaders announced Tuesday that they activated “crisis standards of care” allowing health care … Read More

Australia Covid live news update: Victoria to lift regional lockdown except for Shepparton; NSW reports 1,480 cases and nine deaths

Victorians applying for this exemption will need to do a range of things. Firstly, establish, obviously, that their primary residence is in Victoria. Secondly, evidence of a negative Covid-19 test … Read More

Newly discovered dinosaur predated tyrannosaurs — and at the time was a bigger apex predator | CBC News

It’s roughly 90 million years ago, the Cretaceous period, and continents have begun to rift apart.  A small tyrannosaur — roughly the size of a large horse — peers through the ferns in … Read More