Virus laws play into the hands of Russian autocracy
Moscow is the master of the secret state and Covid-19 is giving it free rein once more
How to tell the difference between fake news and science
‘The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it’ – Mick O’Hare tries to sift through the urban myths flooding the digital plane
Amazon sells out of essential items amid coronavirus panic buying
Covid-19 outbreak prompts panic buying
Can death ever bring euphoria?
People suggest that there may be an endorphin rush just before someone dies. But we just don’t know, admits Seamus Coyle, as nobody has yet explored this possibility