‘It’s a nightmare.’ How Brazilian scientists became ensnared in chloroquine politics

The Nossa Senhora Aparecida cemetery in Manaus, Brazil, where many COVID-19 victims are buried. The city’s clinical trial with chloroquine started in late March, when cases had begun to explode.…

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Just 50% of Americans plan to get a COVID-19 vaccine. Here’s how to win over the rest

Even before a coronavirus vaccine becomes available, some activists are ready to attack it; this woman attended a “Reopen Virginia” protest in Richmond in April.  Matthew Rodier/Sipa USA/AP IMAGES By…

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The global AIDS meeting, the Woodstock of science gatherings, goes virtual amid COVID-19

The International AIDS Conference gathers scientists, health workers, celebrities, and activists such as these protesting grandmothers in Durban, South Africa. Can that eclectic mix now come together online? J. Cohen/Science…

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