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Lockdown made cities friendlier for some birds
Sightings of bald eagles and many other species increased as noise and traffic dropped.
Meat vending machines are just the latest way the pandemic has reinvented eating
New forms of digital ordering—and the remodeling of an older idea—are changing the pandemic dining experience.
Did the pandemic give you ‘cave syndrome’?
Therapists now have a name for our post-quarantine social anxiety.
Biden’s new COVID vaccine mandates, explained
Cheaper at-home tests are also in the works.
A guide to delta, delta-plus, lambda, and other infectious coronavirus variants
Mutations are normal, but there’s still a lot virologists don’t understand about the new variants.
Why loneliness is increasing, and how to fight back
Overcoming America’s invisible health crisis.
Seriously, do not take ivermectin to treat COVID
The anti-parasitic drug can be dangerous in high doses.
Breakthrough cases won’t stop vaccines from ending the pandemic
3 questions about how well COVID-19 vaccines work, answered.
Here’s where all the COVID-19 vaccine candidates currently stand
Three vaccines have been authorized for use in the United States.
Everything you need to know about kids and COVID as schools reopen
Masks, social distancing, and vaccination are key to protecting kids, experts say.