The pandemic has been terrible, but one of the few silver-linings has been journalists writing science explainers. Whether it is mask-wearing, vaccine development, public health policy, outbreaks in meatpacking plants, or therapeutics, science journalists have reported every angle of Covid-19. Covering such a sprawling and quickly evolving topic is incredibly challenging, but an impressive contingent… Continue reading Writing a Science Explainer – Case Study
Journalism of evidence-based imagination is Ed Yong's approach to writing that helps readers understand what is happening in the world.
Ed Yong has written the defining articles of the COVID era. This article deconstructs Yong's article “How the Pandemic Defeated America”