Jan 21, 2021
Let's talk about mutations to the virus that causes COVID-19.
Jan 10, 2021
Experts at NC State answer common questions about the new COVID-19 vaccines, their safety and effectiveness, and the challenges of global distribution.
Jan 7, 2021
The rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines has been slower than many people were hoping for. And that has led to various suggestions on ways that governments should modify the plan for getting people vaccinated. The variety of suggestions being put forward can be pretty confusing. Some are calling for everyone to get just one dose…
Dec 18, 2020
How do we get vaccines to all the places they need to go?
Dec 17, 2020
We also talk about why some people are unable to receive a vaccine.
Dec 16, 2020
Manufacturing vaccines is more complicated than many people think.
How do we prevent this from happening again?
We also explain the difference between preventing infection and preventing sickness.
Here's how vaccines work and what mRNA and adenovirus vaccines are.
Oct 21, 2020
BTEC's Jennifer Pancorbo talks to The Abstract about vaccine production and distribution.
May 28, 2020
Tips for starting a garden using the vegetables you bought for dinner.
May 21, 2020
Ancient diseases, dead bodies, and why some viruses are tougher than others.
May 12, 2020
What are antibodies? Why are they important? If we have them, are we immune to COVID-19? If not, why not?
Jan 16, 2020
How do scientists count fish in the wild?
Dec 4, 2019
Food safety tips for making hand-crafted gifts of infused oils, etc.