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Is it Safe to Send Children Back to School?

By Harley Gordon
Aug 8, 2020

Unlike almost all infectious disease pandemics throughout history, this one leaves children largely unscathed

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How COVID-19 Began

By Harley Gordon
Aug 2, 2020

We definitely know it comes from a Chinese bat, but that's where it gets murky

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Victoria's Unemployment Isn't As Bad As You Think

By Leo Spalteholz
Jul 26, 2020

The city lost a lot of jobs to COVID-19, but the rebound has been equally dramatic

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Fighting COVID-19 With Tobacco: How Vancouver Island Research Is Taking On The Pandemic

Home coronavirus tests, an antivirus door handle coating and forensic work into when the earliest cases were among us

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Where Are All the US License Plates Coming From?

By Tristin Hopper
Jul 14, 2020

They’re not all disease-carrying interlopers

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How COVID-19 Ends

By Harley Gordon
Jul 11, 2020

From finding a vaccine to reaching herd immunity naturally, this is what the science says about how we return to normal

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The Most Expensive Event In History: How the Death and Devastation of COVID-19 Ranks Against Prior Global Disasters

By Harley Gordon
Jun 27, 2020

Even with nearly 500,000 dead, the world dodged a bullet in terms of what could have been. The economy, however, may never be the same.

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Why BC Fared So Well Through COVID-19

By Tristin Hopper
Jun 26, 2020

Chinese-Canadians may have done more than any single community to shield Western Canada from the worst excesses of COVID-19