No event was as significant this year as COVID-19, the first pandemic in a century. Millions worldwide have been infected and hundreds of thousands have died, but there is hope as several vaccines could be approved for distribution soon. Read up on how the virus shaped 2020, its origin and impact on society, including on ethnic minorities, the vaccine misinformation online and more.
2020: Year in Review
COVID-19 loomed large over everything this year: our health and mortality, the economy, politics, education, sports, entertainment … well, everything. But within each of those categories, there are amazing stories of triumph and sorrow, of the human will to survive and carry on. Here we recap the major stories that shaped our lives in 2020, for better and for worse.