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The Science

How Experts Rate the Risks of 14 Summer Activities

The weather is warming up, and public spaces are starting to reopen. If you’re thinking about dining out or going camping, read this.

Around the World

How Are People Still Getting Sick in Lockdown?

In the past two weeks, 50,000 new people tested positive for COVID-19 in New York. Who are they — and why didn’t stay-at-home measures protect them?

Living

These Surreal Photos Show the Future of Restaurants

In the bizarre new normal, people will go on dates beneath plastic shields and grab cocktails from to-go windows.

City Guides

Essential Knowledge for Living in a Hot Spot

Where can you get tested? Who’s still hiring? And where on earth can you still get a decent pizza? We’ve got answers to your most pressing city-specific questions.