This week, our editors recommend longreads by Benjamin Wofford, Josh Dzieza, Evan Osnos, Alice Wong & Ed Yong, and Dan Kois.
“A conversation between Alice Wong and Ed Yong.”
“As vaccines roll out, the U.S. will face a choice about what to learn and what to forget.”
“The most precious resource the U.S. health-care system has in the struggle against COVID-19 isn’t some miracle drug. It’s the expertise of its health-care workers—and they are exhausted.”
This week, we’re sharing stories from Jessica Lustig, Ed Yong, Leslie Jamison, Rosa Lyster, and Geoff Edgers.
On breast milk’s nutritional superior qualities, most importantly its apparent ability to fortify the body’s microbiome.
We asked a few writers and editors to choose some of their favorite stories of the year in specific categories. Here, the best in science writing.