(Allie Caren/The Washington Post)
Up next in Health and Science
promo
2:51
RSV, flu and covid-19 prompt worries about ‘tripledemic’
2 days ago
promo
1:52
How new covid-19 variants dodge our immune systems
October 21, 2022
promo
4:49
The science behind the volcano scene in ‘The Rings of Power’
October 17, 2022
promo
2:55
Uncrewed Blue Origin rocket suffers problem mid-launch
September 12, 2022
Health and Science

Florida's toxic red tide prompts state of emergency

August 9, 2018 | 5:25 PM GMT
Gov. Rick Scott (R) declared a state of emergency in seven Florida counties on Aug. 13 because a toxic algae bloom continues to kill marine life in the state.