After getting fully inoculated against Covid-19, here are some scenarios that prove the New Normal isn’t normal at all.
Fighting the pandemic isn’t only about vaccines and drugs. It’s about understanding how viruses mutate and change inside us, and among us.
The Red Planet’s red looks different to an Earthling than it would to a Martian—or to a robot with hyperspectral cameras for eyes.
As potentially more dangerous variants of Covid-19 spread, scientists are taking a crack at giving them clearer names that’ll help in the fight.
A federal office that collects outbreak data, models epidemics, and spreads the word to the public could keep the next Covid from being another Covid.
It’s not just about the pandemic. How the new administration handles Covid-19 will be a test of every one of its policies—and its values.
It was a mistake that cost 300,000 lives.
It’d be great to know which public health interventions against the coronavirus have the biggest bang for the buck. But nobody does.
John Mascola, who worked on the research that led to the Moderna shot, thinks Covid-19 proves we have to prep for the next virus, too.
Vaccines can prevent symptoms, but some can also keep people from spreading infection. That’s critical, and no one knows if the new vaccines do it.