Where is the best place to view Manhattanhenge?


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Instagram posts reveal which places get crowded, and where the best pictures may be taken

Even in lockdown, mothers bear the brunt of child care


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It seems inevitable that women’s careers will suffer

Why Africa struggles to test for covid-19


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The continent is at the back of the global queue for diagnostic ingredients

Society will not be the same after lockdowns are lifted


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China’s experience suggests that social lives will suffer even as work lives return to normal

Early projections of covid-19 in America underestimated its severity


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By luck or by design, they have improved markedly since

Chipping away at Huawei


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Coronavirus and the climate • The pandemic and the poor • Calibrating covid risk • Russia’s rotten statistics

Covid-19 is hitting Democratic states harder than Republican ones


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How the pandemic is deepening America’s political divide

Britain’s public debt is rising to its highest level in decades


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Luckily its borrowing costs are moving in the opposite direction

Many laid-off Americans may get more money than they did in work


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Unemployment has soared to levels not seen since the Depression. But the creaking welfare system is creating odd incentives

American restaurants are struggling to fill tables weeks after reopening


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Many establishments are likely to close for ever

Tens of millions of surgeries are being postponed as a result of covid-19


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It will take hospitals months to work through the backlog

Phone data identify travel hubs at risk of a second wave of infections


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Well-networked areas tend to have more infections than their average incomes and population densities suggest

The coronavirus may have peaked in America


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The number of new cases appears to be declining. But will there be another peak?

A plague on jobs


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Unemployment soars • Bankruptcies surge • Globalisation in reverse • Lockdowns ease

America’s essential workers are under-protected in the face of covid-19


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The federal government has left safety mostly in the hands of employers

The spread of covid has caused a surge in American meat prices


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With a high incidence of affected workers, several meat-processing plants had to close

Covid-19 is speeding up China’s rise as a financial rival to America


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Geopolitics and technology had already laid the groundwork

DIY hairdressers under covid-19 lockdown tend it like Beckham


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Buzzcuts are in, perms are out, according to Google searches

Covid-19 has given most world leaders a temporary rise in popularity


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Politicians who took the disease seriously have generally seen a boost in approval ratings

Keeping food flowing


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The markets and Main St • The health of health care • Poor places curbing covid • Speeding up science