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2 dramatic charts show the rapid spread of the Wuhan coronavirus within and outside China

Cases of a coronavirus that started in Wuhan, China, have been reported in eight other countries.
Gates at a New York Times event in 2019.

A mysterious virus in China is a reminder that the world isn’t ready for a pandemic. Bill Gates says we should prepare for a deadly outbreak as ...

The virus, which causes pneumonia-like symptoms and is in the same family as SARS, has killed a second person and spread to Thailand and Japan.

Malaysia’s first polio case in 27 years is a child who wasn’t vaccinated. Here are 3 things to know about the incurable virus

The incurable virus mainly affects young children, and invades an infected person's brain and spinal cord, which can lead to permanent disability and death in serious cases.
A harbor seal swims in Morro Bay, California, March 28, 2007.

A virus from the measles family is spreading because of melting ice. It kills seals and otters by the thousands.

Phocine distemper virus has killed thousands of Atlantic seals. New ocean water passageways likely allowed the virus to spread to the Pacific.
From left: Anna Kendrick, Lupita Nyong'o, and Jimmy Fallon.

From Nicki Minaj to Anna Kendrick, these are the celebrities who are the most dangerous to search for online

The No. 1 spot for 2019 belongs to actress Alexis Bledel, the former star of "Gilmore Girls" star and Hulu's "The Handmaid's Tale."
Your Samsung Galaxy S10 can get viruses, but there are simple ways to prevent malware infection and troubleshoot an infected device.

‘Can a Samsung Galaxy S10 get viruses?’: Here’s what you need to know, and how to troubleshoot an infected device

Your Samsung Galaxy S10 can get viruses, but there are simple ways to prevent malware infection and troubleshoot an infected device.
A non-auris form of Candida from a liver sample is shown under a microscope.

A deadly fungal infection called candida auris is spreading across the globe, and no one knows how to stop it

Candida auris mostly affects people who are in the hospital or have severe illnesses. Drugs can't stop it from killing them.

How to get rid of a virus on an infected Mac computer, and protect your Mac from getting infected again

There are several steps you can take to get rid of a virus on an infected Mac computer. Here's a guide with methods and advice for every Mac user.
Smart TVs that connect to WiFi are vulnerable to malware, just like computers.

Samsung revealed that it’s possible for your smart TV to get a virus, just like a computer. Here’s how to make sure your TV isn’t in...

Samsung recently shared how to do a virus scan on your smart TV, and it's incredibly simple to make sure your TV is safe.
A doctor wearing protective clothing.

1,400 people have died so far in the second largest outbreak of Ebola in history

The World Health Organization said it is deeply disappointed "the affected countries have not received the funding and resources needed for this outbreak."