• What We Learned About Ourselves in the First Year of the Pandemic By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    WHAT WE LEARNED ABOUT OURSELVES IN THE FIRST YEAR OF THE PANDEMIC

    A version of this article appeared in this week's It's Not Just You newsletter. SUBSCRIBE HERE to have an It's Not Just You essay delivered...

    Child, Eye, Baby, Evergreen, It's Not Just You
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    FDA PANEL GREENLIGHTS FIRST SINGLE-SHOT COVID-19 VACCINE, FROM JOHNSON & JOHNSON

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's vaccine advisory committee earlier today voted unanimously to recommend Johnson & Johnson's...

    Vaccination, Food, Drugs, COVID-19
  • We're in the Third Quarter of the Pandemic. Antarctic Researchers, Mars Simulation Scientists and Navy Submarine Officers Have Advice For How to Get Through It By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    WE'RE IN THE THIRD QUARTER OF THE PANDEMIC. ANTARCTIC RESEARCHERS, MARS SIMULATION SCIENTISTS AND NAVY SUBMARINE OFFICERS HAVE ADVICE FOR HOW TO GET THROUGH IT

    McMurdo Station, an Antarctic research base 2,415 miles south of Christchurch, New Zealand, is a strange place to ride out the COVID-19...

    COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    FDA: PFIZER-BIONTECH VACCINE DOESN'T NEED ULTRA-COLD FREEZER STORAGE

    When Pfizer-BioNTech's vaccine became the first authorized for use in the U.S., the good news came with a catch: the vaccine, the first...

    Vaccination, Injection, Injections, Hospital, Arm, Cold, Drugs, Food, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    PFIZER-BIONTECH ANNOUNCES THEY WILL TEST A THIRD DOSE OF THEIR COVID-19 VACCINE

    Pfizer-BioNTech has begun testing a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine in a small group of people. The vaccine is currently authorized...

    Vaccination, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    WE'LL PROBABLY NEVER ELIMINATE COVID-19 FROM THE U.S. IT'S STILL WORTH TRYING

    2021 got off to a grim pandemic start in the U.S. A huge surge in COVID-19 cases followed the holiday season, peaking at around 300,000...

    Vaccination, Flu, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    MY FAMILY IS STILL BEING CAREFUL ABOUT COVID-19. WHY DOES IT FEEL LIKE WE'RE THE ONLY ONES?

    Welcome to COVID Questions, TIME's advice column. We're trying to make living through the pandemic a little easier, with expert-backed...

    Stress, Hospital, COVID Questions, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    MODERNA SHIPS A NEW COVID-19 VACCINE FOR TESTING AGAINST MORE INFECTIOUS VARIANT

    On Feb. 24, Massachusetts-based biotech Moderna announced that has shipped a new version of its already-authorized COVID-19 vaccine...

    Vaccination, Plan, Food, Drugs, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    COVID-19 VACCINES WORK. HERE'S THE REAL-WORLD PROOF

    It's one thing to test a vaccine, and another to see it in action in the real world. More than two months after the first vaccines...

    Vaccination, Hospital, Drop, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    FDA CONFIRMS JOHNSON & JOHNSON SINGLE-DOSE VACCINE PROTECTS AGAINST COVID-19, SIGNALS DECISION ON EMERGENCY AUTHORIZATION NEAR

    Johnson & Johnson's single-dose vaccine protects against COVID-19, according to an analysis by U.S. regulators Wednesday that sets...

    Food, Drugs, Vaccination, Arm, COVID-19, News, wire
  • Ghana Receives World's First Coronavirus Vaccine Delivery from COVAX By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    GHANA RECEIVES WORLD'S FIRST CORONAVIRUS VACCINE DELIVERY FROM COVAX

    Ghana received the world's first delivery of coronavirus vaccines from the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative on Wednesday-the...

    Vaccination, Plan, COVID-19, News Desk, wire
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    YOU MAY BE SURPRISED BY THE TYPE OF AMERICAN WHO IS POSTPONING BASIC HEALTH CARE DURING THE PANDEMIC

    There's more than one way to get sick during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can contract the virus, of course, as more than 28 million...

    Eye, Dental, COVID-19
  • Baseball Stadiums, Theme Parks, Cathedrals: See the World's Makeshift COVID-19 Vaccination Hubs By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    BASEBALL STADIUMS, THEME PARKS, CATHEDRALS: SEE THE WORLD'S MAKESHIFT COVID-19 VACCINATION HUBS

    Earlier in the COVID-19 pandemic, as arriving patients quickly overwhelmed hospitals from China to Italy to New York, officials converted...

    Vaccination, Hospital, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    U.S. DEATH TOLL FROM COVID-19 PASSES THE 500,000 MARK

    As of Monday, Feb. 22, 2021, the COVID-19 virus has claimed more than 500,000 lives in the United States, planting yet another grim...

    COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    THE BEST EXERCISES TO SNEAK INTO YOUR WORKDAY

    You don't need a gym membership, equipment or even a big chunk of time to reap the rewards of exercise. In fact, you can squeeze some...

    Sport, Hypertension, Diabetes
  • The Science of Awe and the Mars Perseverance Rover By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    THE SCIENCE OF AWE AND THE MARS PERSEVERANCE ROVER

    A version of this article appeared in this week's It's Not Just You newsletter. SUBSCRIBE HERE to have an essay delivered to your inbox...

    Evergreen, It's Not Just You
  • India's Vaccine Rollout Stumbles as COVID-19 Cases Decline. That's Bad News for the Rest of the World By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    INDIA'S VACCINE ROLLOUT STUMBLES AS COVID-19 CASES DECLINE. THAT'S BAD NEWS FOR THE REST OF THE WORLD

    India's COVID-19 vaccination scheme looked set for success. For the “pharmacy of the world,” which produced 60% of the vaccines for...

    Vaccination, COVID-19, feature, India, overnight
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    TO VACCINATE U.S. VETERANS, HEALTH CARE WORKERS MUST CROSS MOUNTAINS, PLAINS AND TUNDRA

    A Learjet 31 took off before daybreak from Helena Regional Airport in Montana in late January, carrying six Veterans Affairs medical...

    Vaccination, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    IT'S NOT CLEAR THAT WE ACTUALLY NEED HUMAN CHALLENGE TRIALS FOR COVID-19, BUT THE U.K. IS MOVING AHEAD WITH THEM ANYWAY

    On Feb. 17, health officials in the UK announced that they are ready to start exposing healthy volunteers to the COVID-19 virus in...

    Vaccination, Drugs, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Mar 1, 2021

    COVID-19 BILL WOULD FUND GENOMIC SEQUENCING, EXPANDING U.S. ABILITY TO IDENTIFY VIRUS MUTATIONS

    U.S. scientists would gain vastly expanded capabilities to identify potentially deadlier coronavirus mutations under legislation advancing...

    Vaccination, Arm, AIDS, COVID-19, News Desk, wire