An Update on Europe

Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been jealously following the Instagram stories of friends who live in Europe and are currently on an Italian vacation extravaganza. In the U.S. such a trip is pretty unimaginable and also impossible (Americans are still barred from travel into many countries). The New York Times recently published a story looking at how Europeans are learning to live with Covid-19 and why it’s different for Americans. Here’s an excerpt:

Having abandoned hopes of eradicating the virus or developing a vaccine within weeks, Europeans have largely gone back to work and school…




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Health and science journalist. Former editor of Medium’s Covid-19 Blog and deputy editor at Elemental. TIME Magazine writer before that

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