There’s a lot of crap floating around online about COVID-19: conspiracy theories, unreliable reports, racist claptrap, and so on. As scientists and educators I think it’s important that we share the reliable sources as far and wide as possible. Here’s some very good videos and lectures that explain some of the medical science about the pandemic. If you know of others please post them in the comments below.
If you are experiencing symptoms or want to know what to look out for, here the NHS’s advice site which is regularly updated: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
How can we control the coronavirus pandemic? | Adam Kucharski TED Q & A:
Some background to vaccines and the search for one for COVID-19:
Why COVID-19 is hitting us now — and how to prepare for the next outbreak – a TED Talk:
Really interesting talk on the link between the wildlife trade and COVID-19. Makes a very important point: “The majority of the people in China do NOT eat wildlife animals. Those people who consume these wildlife animals are the rich and the powerful –a small minority”:
Most of what I’ve found has been in English, but here’s some talks that are in other languages: