Author and New York Times columnist Carl Zimmer on a segment for the CNN/PBS program Amanpour and Company:
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Latest update: August 7th , 2020.
Canadian researchers are among the many scientists around the world finding ways to meet the challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic. We can't introduce you to all the projects underway but here is a small sample of the Canadian efforts.
Check back a couple of times a week as we will be posting new insights into COVID-19 research taking place in Canada.
News you can trust because we have checked it for you first. The facts and figures around the pandemic change rapidly so we will be updating this section regularly. Here are some headlines for August 7th.
The Coronavirus Is Never Going Away. Even if there is a successful vaccine to deal with the coronavirus it is never going to completely disappear. Sarah Zhang is a solid science writer for The Atlantic so you can be assured the article is well researched.
Covid-19 could push some universities over the brink. Falling enrollment from International Student and the virus transmission dangers in crowded facilities are just new problems facing the already tight budgets of some institutions. You may need to register with The Economist to read this, but it is free initially.