We need to keep social distancing and avoiding indoor spaces, even if the official rules have changed. A microbiologist explains why.
The absence of BSL interpreters at daily briefings and patronising mask guidance have made a grim time even worse for some citizens.
Social distancing and physical changes to the environment pose significant challenges to people with visual impairments.
Unconditional emergency assistance for the world’s poorest could be funded by temporarily freezing debt repayments.
By using computer crowd simulations, we can figure out how large numbers of people can move around public space while maintaining social distancing.
Yes, your cat can get coronavirus, but here's why you don't need to worry too much.
The process of mourning plays a vital role in recovery, both on an individual and national level.
From protests to anti-vaccination propaganda, eliminating smallpox in the UK was not easy.
Some people have a real problem with coronavirus safety measures.
Using infrared thermal imaging to screen for COVID19 poses no risk to the public but must be done correctly to be reliable.
Lockdowns also affect socioeconomic groups differently, and should be combined with income support to protect mental health.
History shows that governing parties lose support when jobs are lost.
Whether a coronavirus vaccine involves a live virus or a carrier organism, it will probably require more than one injection. But that's not a bad thing.
Suppression tactics aren’t appropriate for dangerous diseases – and in the long term prove just as expensive.
They will find minimal traces of the virus itself, but lots of PPE.
The lack of thought that has gone into helping people with extra needs live through the pandemic exposes ableist attitudes.
Instead of a global response to the pandemic, we're seeing an outbreak of vaccine nationalism.
Lowering urban density to protect against the coronavirus would be a misguided response. Density is not a key driver of infection, and keeps people active and healthy.
Try these tests at home.
Measuring seismic noice could show whether people are following future lockdown measures.