Published: Oct 14, 2021
The World Health Organization on Wednesday named 26 scientists to a new advisory body devoted to understanding the origins of covid-19 and other future outbreaks, marking a change in approach for the worlds top global health body to one of the most politically sensitive issues of a pandemic that has killed more than 4.8 million people.
Published: Oct 12, 2021
ENSHI, China - Hundreds of caves are spread throughout the mountains of Enshi prefecture, an agricultural corner of Chinas Hubei province. The most majestic, Tenglong, or "flying dragon," is one of Chinas largest karst cave systems, spanning 37 miles of passages that contain numerous bats.
Published: Aug 26, 2021
An embattled group of scientists charged by the World Health Organization with studying the origins of the coronavirus pandemic is pleading for support of its work, saying a new approach that includes a focus on the lab-leak hypothesis would take too long to gather fading evidence.
Published: May 28, 2021
China reacted angrily to the Biden administrations calls for a harder investigation into the origins of the coronavirus pandemic, by accusing the United States of hypocrisy and suggesting it needed to open its own biological laboratories to international inspection.
Published: Oct 21, 2016
WHILE the Kingdom has been ruled by the monarchy for centuries, the Royal Anthem to praise the King was only initiated in the late 19th century by King Chulalongkorn – King Rama V – the ruler who modernised Thailand.