Heart problems after vaccinations are very rare—and often resolve quickly
Heart problems after vaccinations are very rare—and often resolve quickly
Humans are creating hot spots where bats could transmit zoonotic diseases
Humans are creating hot spots where bats could transmit zoonotic diseases
Why pregnant women in India still are not eligible for COVID-19 vaccines
Why pregnant women in India still are not eligible for COVID-19 vaccines
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See how rural India has been overrun by the pandemic's second wave
World leaders pledge 870 million doses to global vaccination drive
World leaders pledge 870 million doses to global vaccination drive

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

More than 600,000 Americans have lost their lives to COVID-19. But even as new cases and deaths fall, disparities in the nation’s vaccination campaign are cause for concern.

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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
COVID-19 could push 100 million more people into poverty

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

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Navigating COVID-19 death and loss with your child
Navigating COVID-19 death and loss with your child
So your kid barely had the sniffles this past year. Will that last?
So your kid barely had the sniffles this past year. Will that last?
Too many parents are taking the blame for their kids' pandemic life
Too many parents are taking the blame for their kids' pandemic life
Vaccines for kids are coming. Here’s what that might mean for your family.
Vaccines for kids are coming. Here’s what that might mean for your family.

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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