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How the COVID-19 mask shortage imperils virus research
Scientists are being forced to hit the pause button on high-risk projects.
Eleven soup recipes perfect for freezing and hoarding
These are great for when you’re tired of canned food.
Gotta fly? Wash your hands early and often to keep COVID-19 from following you home
Airports are crowded, confined areas that microbes thrive in.
Who’s responsible for containing COVID-19?
It’s written in the Constitution (sort of).
COVID-19 symptoms typically appear 5 days after infection
But the incubation period can vary from roughly 2 to 12 days.
COVID-19 has now killed 29 people in the U.S.
Here’s everything we know about the fatalities.
Why COVID-19 can’t beat a good hand-washing
And pretty much any other contagious disease.
The American healthcare system is only making COVID-19 worse
“We don’t really have a system.”
The melting Arctic gives scientists valuable access to long-dead viruses
Climate change is unlocking a vault of biological mysteries that may help us keep some of the deadliest diseases at bay.
What the official COVID-19 mortality rate actually means
The new coronavirus is a moving target for the WHO.