How China Censored Covid-19

This article is copublished with ProPublica, the nonprofit investigative newsroom. In the early hours of Feb. 7, China’s powerful internet censors experienced an unfamiliar and deeply unsettling sensation. They felt …

Vaccines Need Effective Messengers

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. Getting the science right is only one element of having coronavirus vaccines …

Here is what went viral this week.

Here at Daily Distortions, we try to debunk false and misleading information that has gone viral. We also want to give you a sense of how popular that misinformation is, …