Posts Tagged ‘ covid-19 ’

“It Was All About the Election”: The Ex-White House Aide Olivia Troye on Trump’s Narcissistic Mishandling of COVID-19 | The New Yorker

“It was shocking to see the President saying that the virus was a hoax, saying that everything was O.K. when it was not,” Olivia Troye says in a video released Thursday.Source: Republican Voters Against Trump / YouTube

The first staffer on the coronavirus task force to go public tells The New Yorker that America’s pandemic response was “derailed by the person at the very top.”

Source: “It Was All About the Election”: The Ex-White House Aide Olivia Troye on Trump’s Narcissistic Mishandling of COVID-19 | The New Yorker

COVID-19 Is Transmitted Through Aerosols. We Need to Adapt | Time

People wear protective face masks while shopping at the Union Square Greenmarket during Phase 4 of re-opening following restrictions imposed to slow the spread of coronavirus on Aug. 22, 2020 in New York City.
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Aerosols are more important when it comes to transmitting COVID-19 than we thought six months ago — and we need to act accordingly.

Source: COVID-19 Is Transmitted Through Aerosols. We Need to Adapt | Time

How the pandemic might play out in 2021 and beyond

 

This coronavirus is here for the long haul — here’s what scientists predict for the next months and years.

Source: How the pandemic might play out in 2021 and beyond

Why Aren’t We Talking More About Ventilation? – The Atlantic

How is it that six months into a respiratory pandemic, we are still doing so little to mitigate airborne transmission?

Source: Why Aren’t We Talking More About Ventilation? – The Atlantic

Daily coronavirus updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci says Connecticut could avoid a COVID-19 surge if containment efforts continue – Hartford Courant

Dr. Anthony Fauci called into Gov. Ned Lamont’s coronavirus press briefing on Monday afternoon. (CTN)

Source: Daily coronavirus updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci says Connecticut could avoid a COVID-19 surge if containment efforts continue – Hartford Courant

A COVID-19 Vaccine Reality Check – The Atlantic

So much hope is riding on a breakthrough, but a vaccine is only the beginning of the end.

Source: A COVID-19 Vaccine Reality Check – The Atlantic

Feds agree to buy 100 million doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine being developed by Pfizer in race to beat the pandemic – Hartford Courant

The U.S. will pay nearly $2 billion for 100 million doses of a potential COVID-19 vaccine being developed by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech.

Source: Feds agree to buy 100 million doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine being developed by Pfizer in race to beat the pandemic – Hartford Courant

life in a goldfish bowl – MUTTS Daily Email

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Arundhati Roy: “We Need a Reckoning” on Vimeo

Masks for Covid-19: The WHO now recommends cloth masks for all – Vox

A woman wearing a face mask walks past a wall with drawings in a street of Havana, Cuba on May 13, 2020. Cuba is one of several countries that has made masks mandatory.Yamil Lage/AFP/Getty Images

The general public should wear cloth masks in public spaces where physical distancing is impossible, the agency says.

Source: Masks for Covid-19: The WHO now recommends cloth masks for all – Vox