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FiveThirtyEight on the Novel Coronavirus
FiveThirtyEight's COVID-19 podcast is laser-focused on evidence. What do we know about the novel coronavirus, and what do we know we don't know? COVID-19 has pushed Americans into more uncertain territory than most have ever known. Our podcast helps listeners understand what they can be certain about, and what is still unknown. We investigate coronavirus mysteries, debate when it's safe to reopen the economy and keep track of the latest scientific developments on vaccines and treatments. We do it all with FiveThirtyEight's trademark blend of transparency and rigor.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.2 stars from 354 ratings
Stop with the politics
I am a germaphobe who appreciates good and honest information about this virus . The minute you start with the politics - you’ve lost me!
Debbie66 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 08/16/21
This is a joke
Read the Vanity Fair article and then listen to the lab leak episode. Obviously has an agenda. Completely laughable.
Mongrel82 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/07/21
A lot of the questions asked were nit actually answered but the moderator would make statements that didn’t actually reflect the answers by provided by the expert. The reality is the vaccines are experimental and new. Interesting technology but lots of data free hand waving,
Nance Schultz via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/08/21
Recent Episodes
But podcasts about them do. We're sad to report this is the final episode of PODCAST-19! It's been so rewarding making a show for you over the past year. In this episode, we discuss why we're closing up shop and why pandemics are so hard to beat.
Published 07/14/21
The CDC wants to be certain, so it typically waits for a critical mass of scientific evidence before making declarative statements. That takes time. Yet the communication to the public in this pandemic seemed to be worse than normal, and resulted in a huge loss of public trust. Over the past...
Published 06/30/21
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