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Scientists handle virus samples every day but infections are incredibly rare. If we want to beat the coronavirus pandemic, we all need to think a little more like virologists.
We would have to know how many people would die of other causes that would not have otherwise occurred to determine the point at which particular policies were taking more lives than they were saving.
The EU is becoming a key player in the global market for PPE and the UK could miss out if it doesn’t strike a deal.
There is still a lot of uncertainty, but the picture is gradually getting clearer – here is what we know so far.
From healthcare, to the environment, immigration and racial justice, which areas of Barack Obama’s legacy were the most vulnerable – and most resilient – during Donald Trump’s first term?
Lockdown is a good tactic in situations where COVID-19 transmission is spiralling out of control and there is a threat of the health system being overwhelmed. But it is just one of many different weapons we can deploy against the coronavirus.