Scientists say the sleep aid melatonin may bolster people’s defenses against the coronavirus by reducing inflammation

Melatonin, a sleep hormone often synthesized into supplement form, shows potential in combating coronavirus, according to a new study. Researchers found that patients who took melatonin were significantly less likely to be diagnosed with COVID-19.

Listen: The playlist scientists used to unlock ‘elevated states of consciousness’ in people tripping on ‘magic’ mushrooms for a research study

Psychedelics researchers created a playlist that runs nearly 7 hours long to guide study participants as they trip on psilocybin, the psychedelic found in "magic" mushrooms. The playlist starts with slow and steady classical music.

12 Coronavirus myths busted by science

As the novel coronavirus continues to infect people around the world, news articles and social media posts about the outbreak continue to spread online. Unfortunately, this relentless flood of information can make it difficult to