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2020 Sucked, But We Also Made Some Astounding Scientific Progress

In a year of lows, it’s important to remember the highs

Collage of DNA, SpaceX launch, a scientist drawing up a syringe, the Covid molecule, and a woman scientist + the text “2020"
Photo sources: enot-poloskun, Tang Ming Tung, Odd Andersen, Mlenny, and dowell via Getty Images

In a recent conversation about the year in science, a colleague made the inevitable joke: “There was this little thing called the coronavirus…” Grim, but impossible not to smirk: Ten, twenty years from now, when we look back on this moment in science, we will…

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Yasmin Tayag

Yasmin Tayag

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Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.