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It’s Time To Vaccinate the Whole World Against Covid-19. Now.

No one’s safe from aggressive new variants until the whole world is

Vaccination rates are incredibly low in much of the world, as this interactive map by the New York Times shows. Darker regions have high vaccination rates; lighter regions have low vaccination rates.

By now, you may have heard the alarming news out of South Africa: Scientists there have tracked a new variant of Covid-19, and it has way more mutations than Delta.

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Clive Thompson

Clive Thompson

I write 3X a week on tech, science, culture — and how those collide. Writer at NYT mag/Wired; author, “Coders”. @pomeranian on Twitter, clive@clivethompson.net