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Coronavirus Live Updates
Los Angeles Times

Coronavirus Live Updates
The New York Times

Coronavirus Live Updates
The Washington Post

Coronavirus: COVID 19
The Atlantic

Coronavirus and Its Impact on People, Cities, and Economy
Thomson Reuters Foundation News

Rethinking Social Change in the Face of Coronavirus
Stanford Social Innovation Review

Behavioral Impacts

Is ‘Social Distancing’ the Wrong Term? Expert Prefers ‘Physical Distancing,’ and the WHO Agrees
The Washington Post, March 26, 2020

How Can We Help One Another?
New York Times, March 19, 2020

Foot Traffic Has Fallen Sharply in Cities With Big Coronavirus Outbreaks
The Economist, March 14, 2020

There’s Plenty of Toilet Paper in the U.S.—So Why Are People Hording it?
The Conversation, March 11, 2020

What Does ‘Social Distancing’ Really Mean?
New York Magazine: The Cut, March 10, 2020

The Global Panic Over Coronavirus
The New Yorker, March 2, 2020

Employment, Business, and the Economy

What Will the World be Like After Coronavirus? Four Possible Futures
The Conversation, March 30, 2020

Paid Sick Leave: Who Gets it During the Coronavirus Outbreak
The Washington Post, March 17, 2020

Q and A with Karen Mills: Former SBA Head Says the Coronavirus Pandemic Is Situation Critical for U.S. Small Businesses
The Journalist's Resource, March 13, 2020

Where That $8.3 Billion in U.S. Coronavirus Funding Will and Won’t go
National Public Radio, March 6, 2020

First Responder Impacts

I'm a Psychologist Treating Doctors During the Coronavirus Pandemic—They're Already in a Mental Health Crisis
Business Insider, April 1, 2020

Hygiene and Prevention

MIT Initiates Mass Manufacture of Disposable Face Shields for Covid-19 Response
MIT News, March 31, 2020

Could Chloroquine Treat Coronavirus? Five Questions Answered About a Promising, Problematic and Unproven Use for an Antimalarial Drug
The Conversation, March 25, 2020

Can Coronavirus Spread Through Food? Can Anti-Inflammatories Like Ibuprofen Make it Worse? Coronavirus Claims Checked by Experts
The Conversation, March 17, 2020

I Spent a Day in Coronavirus Awareness Mode. Epidemiologists, How Did I do?
National Public Radio, March 12, 2020

Experts Discuss Coronavirus Outbreak And How to Prevent The Spread of Illness
John Hopkins University HUB, February 5, 2020

The Intersection of COVID-19 with Other Disasters

Officials Weigh Whether to Open Community Tornado Shelters Amid the Coronavirus Crisis
The Washington Post, March 26, 2020

Climate Change Has Lessons for Fighting the Coronavirus
The New York Times, March 12, 2020

What the Coronavirus Curve Teaches Us About Climate Change
Politico, March 26, 2020

Mental Health

Kids Are Drawing Pictures of the New Coronavirus. That’s a Good Thing.
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, March 26, 2020

Philosopher in Italian Coronavirus Lockdown on How to Think Positively About Isolation
The Conversation, March 18, 2020

Four Ways to Help Prevent Loneliness While You’re Social Distancing
The Washington Post, March 17, 2020

What Coronavirus Fears Are Doing to People With Anxiety Disorders
The Seattle Times, March 11, 2020

WHO Gives Advice on Handling Mental Health Toll From Coronavirus
CNBC, March 10, 2020

China’s Domestic Violence Epidemic
Axios, March 7, 2020

How we Respond to Coronavirus Outbreaks May Depend on What we Want From Religion
Religion News Service, March 4, 2020

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus (And Ease Their Fears)
NBC, February 7, 2020

Opinion

A Scarcity of Life-saving Resources During COVID-19 Pandemic
Monica Schoch-Spana in The Hill, March 22, 2020

COVID-19’s Psychosocial Impacts
Monica Schoch-Spana in Scientific American, March 20, 2020

Last Year, the U.S. Intelligence Community Warned of a Coronavirus Pandemic: Will We Heed Their Climate Warnings?
The Center for Climate and Security, March 18, 2020

The Coronavirus Is Here to Stay, So What Happens Next?
Ezekiel J. Emanuel, Susan Ellenberg and Michael Levy in The New York Times, March 17, 2020

Periods Don’t Stop for Pandemics
Jennifer Weiss-Wolf in Newsweek, March 17, 2020

Don’t Mock People for Buying Extra Toilet Paper—They’re Doing the Best They Can with Inconsistent and Sometimes Wrong Advice
Tricia Wachtendorf in Market Watch, March 16, 2020

Managing COVID-19 Starts With Managing Expectations
Karl Kim in the Star Advertiser, March 16, 2020

As Coronavirus Deepens Inequality, Inequality Worsens Its Spread
Max Fisher and Emma Bubola in the New York Times, March 15, 2020

Vaccine Development

NIH clinical trial of investigational vaccine for COVID-19 begins
National Institutes of Health News Release, March 16, 2020

Virus Testing

Coronavirus: Country Comparisons Are Pointless Unless we Account for These Biases in Testing
The Conversation, April 2, 2020

How Does The Coronavirus Test Work? Five Questions Answered
The Conversation, March 12, 2020

How to Understand Your State’s Coronavirus Numbers
The Atlantic, March 12, 2020

The CDC’s Rocky Effort to Get Americans Tested For Coronavirus, Explained
Vox, March 6, 2020

Quarantine

Coronavirus Quarantines and Your Legal Rights: Four Questions Answered
The Conversation, March 18, 2020

Can You be Forced Into Quarantine? Your Questions, Answered
The New York Times, March 12, 2020

Schools

Open or Close? Schools Grapple with Coronavirus Decisions
Route Fifty Today, March 10, 2020

What Could Happen if the Coronavirus Closed Schools for Days, Weeks, or Even Months
The Atlantic, March 8, 2020

Supply Chains

COVID-19 Threatens Food Supply Chain as Farms Worry About Workers Falling Ill
National Public Radio, March 18, 2020

Coronavirus Pushes More Hospitals to Share Data About Inventories of Protective Gear
National Public Radio, March 12, 2020

Travel and Transportation

Transportation in the Face of Communicable Disease
The National Academies, March 26, 2020

Travel And The Coronavirus: Answers to Your Top Questions
The New York Times, March 12, 2020

Utility Impacts

Grid Overseers Issues Warning on Coronavirus
E&E News, March 11, 2020

Vulnerable Populations

Pregnant During the Coronavirus Crisis? Don’t Panic
The Conversation, March 31, 2020

Coronavirus and ‘Domestic Terrorism’: How to Stop Family Violence Under Lockdown
The Conversation, March 31, 2020

The Digital Divide Leaves Millions at a Disadvantage During the Coronavirus Pandemic
The Conversation, March 18, 2020

Coronavirus While Pregnant or Giving Birth: Here’s What You Need to Know
The Conversation, March 15, 2020

The Coronavirus Could Spark a Humanitarian Disaster in Jails And Prisons
Slate, March 11, 2020