But researchers warn there is still a risk of catching and passing the virus on to others again.
Jan. 14, 2021 • ~3 min
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Exaggerating how much lockdown improved air quality could allow us to underestimate the scale of the air pollution problem.
Jan. 13, 2021 • ~7 min
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During lockdowns, we live our lives through our screens. Here, tech experts share their tips on when - and how - to switch off.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~8 min
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Being nostalgic about the past can lead to a sense of loss in tough times.
Dec. 11, 2020 • ~6 min
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The level of anger and sadness in our dreams may be related to how much we suffer mentally with social isolation.
Nov. 30, 2020 • ~7 min
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But the roads are much busier than during the first lockdown, new government figures show.
Nov. 12, 2020 • ~3 min
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Spreading electricity demand throughout the day is much better for the environment.
Nov. 5, 2020 • ~6 min
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Some atmospheric pollutants actually help cool the planet, but the sudden shutdown of heavy industry threatened to purge them.
Oct. 22, 2020 • ~7 min
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Banana bread had all the psychological ingredients for lockdown success.
Oct. 20, 2020 • ~7 min
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