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How Will Coronavirus Impact Us As a Society? | Amanpour and Company

Amanpour and Company Published on Mar 20, 2020 Nicholas Christakis is a physician, sociologist and author who has an important message for us all: even in trying times, humans show an innate instinct for good. It’s a case he makes … Continue reading

Countries Scramble to Contain New Coronavirus Surges

VOA News Published on Jan 8, 2021 For instance, Japan declared a state of emergency in Tokyo and three nearby areas this week as cases continue to surge, and Lebanon is under a 25-day nationwide lockdown

What scientists know about the new coronavirus variant

CBC News: The National Published on Jan 8, 2021 The B1-17 coronavirus variant, first discovered in the U.K., is now in at least 40 countries, including Canada. It has 23 mutations, including one that attaches to healthy cells like a … Continue reading

People’s Vaccine: Calls Grow for Equal Access to Coronavirus Vaccine as Rich Countries Hoard Supply

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 1, 2021 While the United States, Britain and other wealthy countries race to vaccinate their populations against the coronavirus, a new report finds that as much as 90% of the population in dozens of poorer … Continue reading

New coronavirus strain prompts global alarm

New China TV Published on Dec 22, 2020 A highly infectious new strain of coronavirus recently reported in Britain has sounded fresh alarm on COVID-19 which has infected about 77 million people and killed some 1.7 million people globally. A … Continue reading

UK mutant coronavirus strain “out of control” as countries announce travel bans – BBC News

BBC News Dec 20, 2020 The UK government has said a new mutation of the coronavirus is “out of control” in parts of England and spreading rapidly. The latest figures show more than 35,000 new infections, many in London and … Continue reading

Coronavirus airborne: Infrared video shows how droplets spread the virus – The Washington Post

Vietnam has zero coronavirus deaths. Here’s why. | CNBC Reports

CNBC International Jul 6, 2020 Vietnam is among a handful of countries to have reported no fatalities from the coronavirus pandemic. Timothyna Duncan reports on how the country, which shares a porous land border with China, defied the odds.

Coronavirus: WHO holds social media Q&A answering questions on the Covid-19 pandemic – watch live

Guardian News Started streaming 5 minutes ago World Health Organization (WHO) is expected to hold a live event on social media with Maria Van Kerkhove, WHO technical lead for COVID-19, and Mike Ryan, WHO’s top emergency expert

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows tests positive for coronavirus

CNN Nov 7, 2020 CNN’s Jake Tapper, Dana Bash, and Abby Phillip discuss White House chief of staff Mark Meadows testing positive for coronavirus.