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New drugs identified as possible tools to fight COVID-19
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India’s Bharat Biotech says its COVID-19 vaccine is 81-percent effective

Coronavirus in the U.S.: Where cases are growing and declining

As states start easing restrictions such as mask mandates, experts caution about the spread of virus variants and signs that the decline in new cases is starting to slow.

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Mapping the global spread of the coronavirus

Here’s the latest data on where the contagion is spreading and which countries have the most cases.

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COVID-19 is taking a heavy toll in America’s mental health-care deserts
COVID-19 is taking a heavy toll in America’s mental health-care deserts
Poll: Many Americans unsure when they will fly again
Poll: Many Americans unsure when they will fly again
Explore how coronavirus attacks the body—and how the body fights back
Explore how coronavirus attacks the body—and how the body fights back
COVID-19 could push 100 million more people into poverty
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Podcast: The Virus Hunter

Coronaviruses aren’t new. In this episode of our podcast, Overheard at National Geographic, we examine what it takes to find a treatment for coronaviruses and what that might mean for the future of COVID-19.

Resources for Families

Your family can still explore the world from your home. Visit Nat Geo Family for games, lesson plans, and more for you and your kids.

Dispatches

Our journalists are documenting life on the ground from communities around the world battling the pandemic.

Sweden still hasn't locked down. But normal life is a luxury for only a few

Detroit’s winning spirit helps it fight back against COVID-19

In Nairobi, quarantine is a luxury few can afford

Indonesia’s government was slow to lock down, so its people took charge

‘It’s eerie’: Capturing the emptiness of Paris, a city under lockdown

‘It was like a scary movie.’ Coronavirus has forced Iran to take a hard pause

Living inside Brazil’s largest apartment complex amid a pandemic

‘I feel defeated’: A nurse details the unrelenting pressures of the frontlines

Sweden still hasn't locked down. But normal life is a luxury for only a few

Detroit’s winning spirit helps it fight back against COVID-19

In Nairobi, quarantine is a luxury few can afford

Indonesia’s government was slow to lock down, so its people took charge

‘It’s eerie’: Capturing the emptiness of Paris, a city under lockdown

‘It was like a scary movie.’ Coronavirus has forced Iran to take a hard pause

Living inside Brazil’s largest apartment complex amid a pandemic

‘I feel defeated’: A nurse details the unrelenting pressures of the frontlines

Sweden still hasn't locked down. But normal life is a luxury for only a few

Detroit’s winning spirit helps it fight back against COVID-19

In Nairobi, quarantine is a luxury few can afford

Indonesia’s government was slow to lock down, so its people took charge

‘It’s eerie’: Capturing the emptiness of Paris, a city under lockdown

‘It was like a scary movie.’ Coronavirus has forced Iran to take a hard pause

Living inside Brazil’s largest apartment complex amid a pandemic

‘I feel defeated’: A nurse details the unrelenting pressures of the frontlines

Grants for Educators and Journalists on the Frontlines

The National Geographic Society has launched emergency funds totalling $2.5 million to support educators pioneering new ways of teaching amid the pandemic and journalists who wish to cover COVID-19 within their own communities.

The Society looks forward to continuing our legacy by funding a diverse community of changemakers from around the world. Application deadlines vary.

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