Coronapod: The state of the pandemic, six months in from Nature Podcast

From Nature Podcast - In a few weeks, we'll be wrapping up Coronapod in its current form. Please fill out our short survey to let us know your thoughts on the show. In this episode: 03:13 What have we learnt? We take a look back over the past six months of the pandemic, and discuss how far the world has come. It's been a period of turmoil and science has faced an unprecedented challenge. What lessons can be learned from the epidemic so far to continue the fight in the months to come? Financial Times: Coronavirus tracked: the latest figures as countries start to reopen Wellcome Open Research: What settings have been linked to SARS-CoV-2 transmission clusters? 12:55 Unanswered questions After months of intensive research, much is known about the new coronavirus - but many important questions remain unanswered. We look at the knowledge gaps researchers are trying to fill. Nature Medicine: Real-time tracking of self-reported symptoms to predict potential COVID-19 20:36 How has lockdown affected fieldwork? The inability to travel during lockdown has seriously hampered many researchers' ability to gather fieldwork data. We hear from three whose work has been affected, and what this means for their projects. Subscribe to Nature Briefing, an unmissable daily round-up of science news, opinion and analysis free in your inbox every weekday.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Coronapod: The state of the pandemic, six months in
2020-06-26 10:08:11
In a few weeks, we'll be wrapping up Coronapod in its current form. Please fill out our short survey to let us know your thoughts on the show. In this episode: 03:13 What have we learnt? We take a look back over the past six months of the pandemic, and discuss how far the world has come. It's been a period of turmoil and science has faced an unprecedented challenge. What lessons can be learned from the epidemic so far to continue the fight in the months to come? Financial Times: Coronavirus tracked: the latest figures as countries start to reopen Wellcome Open Research: What settings have been linked to SARS-CoV-2 transmission clusters? 12:55 Unanswered questions After months of intensive research, much is known about the new coronavirus - but many important questions remain unanswered. We look at the knowledge gaps researchers are trying to fill. Nature Medicine: Real-time tracking of self-reported symptoms to predict potential COVID-19 20:36 How has lockdown affected fieldwork? The inability to travel during lockdown has seriously hampered many researchers' ability to gather fieldwork data. We hear from three whose work has been affected, and what this means for their projects. Subscribe to Nature Briefing, an unmissable daily round-up of science news, opinion and analysis free in your inbox every weekday.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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