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Why you may not need a COVID-19 booster yet after all
Pfizer will soon seek approval of vaccine for kids 5 and older
Pfizer will soon seek approval of vaccine for kids 5 and older

Pfizer will soon seek approval of vaccine for kids 5 and older

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

To combat the surge driven by the Delta variant, the country is imposing sweeping new mandates aimed at the roughly 80 million eligible but still unvaccinated Americans.

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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
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

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.

Masked-up kids may struggle to communicate. Here’s how to help.
Masked-up kids may struggle to communicate. Here’s how to help.
What kids really think about masks, vaccines, and in-person school
What kids really think about masks, vaccines, and in-person school
Your kids might now be socially awkward—and they’re not alone
Your kids might now be socially awkward—and they’re not alone
Yes, you can get your kids to wear masks. Here's how.
Yes, you can get your kids to wear masks. Here's how.
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?

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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