UK trumps Israel

Today’s question is, why is there such a difference between the state of COVID infections in the United Kingdom and Israel? This question is related to my current personal question, which is, how long do I want to have between my Pfizer COVID vaccine injections? This latter question is something that anyone who isn’t yetContinue reading “UK trumps Israel”

What’s in a year?

A year ago tomorrow I posted the start of this blog, prompted by Jacinda Ardern’s announcement on March 21 2020 that New Zealand was going into COVID Alert Level 2 and the knowledge that, for the first time ever, New Zealand’s borders were closed to anyone not a citizen or permanent resident. The government’s immediateContinue reading “What’s in a year?”

Checking the experiment’s progress

Today is the 15th day since New Zealand launched its large scale experiment in regard to combating COVID-19, so it is time for a scientific post which examines how our experiment is going. In doing this, we have to remember that experimental conditions here are quite different from those in other countries. In addition, thisContinue reading “Checking the experiment’s progress”