Overexcited news reports engage the public with complex scientific issues
This series of Chemistry World reports is part of a forth coming e-book and hardback to be published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. The book was motivated by a desire on the part of the editors and the authors to produce a body of information on the new and deadly coronavirus about which the world was largely uninformed and for which it was totally unprepared.
A miserable January ended with positive news on the vaccine front but new variants added complications
Sweeping changes on both sides of the Atlantic have yet to deliver on their promises
The pandemic has shown that we can react quickly to complex problems – can we do it to avert a climate crisis?