The Coronavirus, A Year On with Carl Zimmer

Carl Zimmer, Science Journalist, NYT, Author

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0:00 "I was one of those telling people to check their pantries in early February."

5:23 What’s unique about the biology of the coronavirus?

13:10 Which vaccine is best?

20:00 Origin of the virus

23:17 U.S. behind with viral tracking

28:17 Are viruses living things?

33:13 Has the pandemic changed your view of science?

It’s been a year since the coronavirus breached American shores. Here to look back with some perspective is New York Times science writer, Carl Zimmer. Carl has authored thirteen books on science, including Planet of Viruses which includes an essay titled, "Predicting the Next Plague."