The coronavirus is mutating. But don’t freak out yet.

The coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, is mutating. It’s true, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. It sounds concerning - if the virus is changing, that could imply that it’s getting worse. That’s not the case. Although it’s true that the coronavirus is mutating, that doesn’t mean it’s getting more dangerous. In fact, it can help us in our battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s how.
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nextstrain.org/
www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/05/coronavirus-strains-transmissible/611239/
www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/04/30/science/coronavirus-mutations.html
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  • Verge Science
    Verge Science12 ditë më parë

    What other kinds of visuals should we experiment with while we’re stuck at home?

  • coffee lemon

    coffee lemon

    11 orë më parë

    The comments that are seemingly unnecessary shall accordingly get reported (as spam?) immediately. Thanks.

  • Suresh C

    Suresh C

    Ditë më parë

    I also believe that mutation of the virus can keep decreasing gradually in case of more asymptomatic patients. As their immune system is strong enough to tackle the virus so the same mutated virus will not long if its keep spreading. And this is how herd immunity can be successful. Iam from India where our recovery cases are more faster but patients requiring vents and deaths are very less compare to US. It means the mutated virus which is spreading here is less virulent and less effective. Can you create a video about the same?

  • coffee lemon

    coffee lemon

    Ditë më parë

    "Human effects of DNA+DNA molecules" ?

  • Eyyüp Emre ÇELİKKAN

    Eyyüp Emre ÇELİKKAN

    9 ditë më parë

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  • Vivian Stimpson

    Vivian Stimpson

    10 ditë më parë

    This virus is nothing. Wait until the Atlantic and Pacific swell a few feet or so. Good luck with that. You'll need it.

  • Geo Adventure
    Geo Adventure11 orë më parë

    We want virus to mutate - when it mutates it looses its strength and becomes less deadly. I hope God will intervene and will stop this virus.

  • afutla qian
    afutla qian12 orë më parë

    covid-19: "you fool i have 70 alternati v e account s"

  • ͔
    ͔19 orë më parë

    Covid 19 Covid 19 pro Covid 19 pro max

  • Hanna Löwenherz
    Hanna Löwenherz20 orë më parë

    The visuals are abslolutely gorgeous

  • afutla qian

    afutla qian

    12 orë më parë

    Its a lie.. its not mutating. Its the MERs, and its being 'modified' by superpowers including US. These devils have been 'modifying' and patenting these virus's for alot longer th

  • The One Minds
    The One Minds21 orë më parë

    Many research labs in the US were trying to mutate sars-cov 1 as far back as 2015 for human emergence at the university of North Carolina .. nothing is by accident

  • Ťhøť Hūńťëř
    Ťhøť HūńťëřDitë më parë

    Imagine if this mutates just like your average plague in Plague Inc

  • misolou fout
    misolou foutDitë më parë

    I wanna go back to 2019.... I feel that we are only in the beginning of a more horrible reality that is yet to come for all of us.

  • Ibootforfun 27
    Ibootforfun 27Ditë më parë

    It’s not natural

  • misolou fout

    misolou fout

    Ditë më parë

    I wanna go back to 2019.... I feel that we are only in the beginning of a more horrible reality that is yet to come for all of us.

  • trytrustinmejc
    trytrustinmejcDitë më parë

    Everybody knows china made the virus in a laboratory

  • qoldencrowns
    qoldencrownsDitë më parë

    The coronavirus reminds me of this cruel design. It's a book where there is a hydra virus. It explodes you

  • Some random person
    Some random personDitë më parë

    And then you have idiots in the Trump administration/ MAGA that want to open America early.

  • jhnsnow421
    jhnsnow421Ditë më parë

    It has already mutated and will continue to mutate - fix the title

  • MΛRTYNΛSPLΛYZ
    MΛRTYNΛSPLΛYZDitë më parë

    So god was just playing plague inc. Not a surprise.

  • Aryan Chopra
    Aryan ChopraDitë më parë

    It seems like China is playing Plague Inc. with the world.

  • dolimi jotoo
    dolimi jotooDitë më parë

    They definitely made this video for a final project before the semester ends lmfao 😂😂😂

  • Ab Xarbi
    Ab XarbiDitë më parë

    We are safe, his brother killed between 50m to 100m people in 1918. This virus killed 370k so far.

  • Zorg
    ZorgDitë më parë

    all lies that cost millions of people their jobs now that's entertainment you damn phone zombies

  • dolimi jotoo

    dolimi jotoo

    Ditë më parë

    made that just comes back with a video every 6/8 months.

  • GeniusGT
    GeniusGTDitë më parë

    Please, don't call the mutations New York/Washington virus - that's racist.

  • cuck lord
    cuck lordDitë më parë

    Here we go again getting advice from not doctors

  • Valen Goksir

    Valen Goksir

    Ditë më parë

    I thought doctors are shills

  • Black Gold
    Black GoldDitë më parë

    Its a lie.. its not mutating. Its the MERs, and its being 'modified' by superpowers including US. These devils have been 'modifying' and patenting these virus's for alot longer than these outbreaks. us2006257852, look up this patent code.. its a coronavirus that america sold last august in asia and europe.

  • gaurav javiya
    gaurav javiyaDitë më parë

    I still believe this is not an natural born virus.

  • Shae Shae
    Shae ShaeDitë më parë

    Y'all think u slick, it's not gonna work!, I absolutely understand it because my mother has been a licensed registered respiratory therapist for 43 years I have many family members that work in the health industry as well as myself working in the health industry and I'm telling you folks right now these demons are lying to you they don't make money off of curing you folks

  • Shae Shae
    Shae ShaeDitë më parë

    Here comes generation zombie mutants wake up my ppl worldwide cuz they tryn to edit your Gene so they can make super soldiers, hint hint why so many army /military industrial complex got all sick

  • RICKS CHICKS THE WALKING DEAD
    RICKS CHICKS THE WALKING DEAD2 ditë më parë

    I wanna go back to 2019.... I feel that we are only in the beginning of a more horrible reality that is yet to come for all of us.

  • Neforus
    Neforus2 ditë më parë

    *Yet*

  • Jack Ghora
    Jack Ghora2 ditë më parë

    Damn u guys wasted too much paper there for a video !!!

  • handsome guy
    handsome guy2 ditë më parë

    without not having basic biology knowledge you can't understand this video

  • Somebody Why you bother
    Somebody Why you bother2 ditë më parë

    washington viruses are racists

  • cynthia van teylingen
    cynthia van teylingen2 ditë më parë

    There are already mutations. The one that went to europe and then ny is more dangerous then the original that came from china to the west coast of usa. Right?

  • in2mind media
    in2mind media2 ditë më parë

    Are you HBO ?

  • Dan Voss
    Dan Voss2 ditë më parë

    Wow this is crazy interesting.

  • No_Minds_Land
    No_Minds_Land2 ditë më parë

    This “verge science” is interesting , not the level of seeker or other channels but at least is interesting ,I hope they stick to it and don’t do like that half baked space show they made that just comes back with a video every 6/8 months.

  • Michael Tyler Media
    Michael Tyler Media2 ditë më parë

    This was helpful the learn, thank you for making this!

  • Yoppachoppamoppa
    Yoppachoppamoppa2 ditë më parë

    It was made in a lab that’s why it’s mutating

  • RICKS CHICKS THE WALKING DEAD

    RICKS CHICKS THE WALKING DEAD

    2 ditë më parë

    TRUTH!

  • Khriz Viajando
    Khriz Viajando2 ditë më parë

    Verge: the virus is mutating Verge: not really!

  • Prince Dogboy
    Prince Dogboy2 ditë më parë

    Won't mutations ultimately lead to the disease becoming endemic?

  • Mateusz Czerniawski
    Mateusz Czerniawski2 ditë më parë

    Every zombie apocalypse is starting with mutation of virus...

  • Kinda Kassibawi
    Kinda Kassibawi2 ditë më parë

    Would a virus count as fungi

  • Capia Vallejo
    Capia Vallejo2 ditë më parë

    From "yet" to "yeet"

  • Steps
    Steps2 ditë më parë

    Have been saying it's been mutating since April across the world? They've been talking about the science but WE ARE the science😖being tested on left right & centre! ❤✌ I wouldn't be so fast to rush out for there vaccine🤪😵 can see what happens when people & there kids take them now🙁it's all about money?

  • Elijah Sarvey
    Elijah Sarvey2 ditë më parë

    Most people in the comments failed bio and it shows 🤧

  • John Nada
    John Nada2 ditë më parë

    This supposed virus was downgraded to Flu level on March19th 2020 on the UK governments website...why?, and why the fear mongering since then? This is political will bringing in the "new normal", not the "virus" Please wake up because we are in the beginnings of total social change...by design and it does not include personal freedoms.

  • Charl Hechter
    Charl Hechter2 ditë më parë

    It was made in a lab, can't change my mind.

  • Omega Fullbuster
    Omega Fullbuster2 ditë më parë

    Wait, I learn that in high school, anyway, mutation or not, take care of yourself as much as you can.

  • NanoWasabi
    NanoWasabi2 ditë më parë

    Coronavirus: Aight, imma take over the world Scientists: guaagcuuag cuaagucggc cugaggccau

  • bbygrlpt2
    bbygrlpt22 ditë më parë

    I pray they find a vaccine that works soon enough. Too many innocent ppl are dyin amd sufferin bc of it. Not to mention the emotional and physical toll with so many ppl unemployed around the world. God help us🙏🏻

  • A am
    A am2 ditë më parë

    Cuttting Printout and placing them by hand is not good experience difficult to watch and understand Use animation save paper.

  • Hine jane Thompson
    Hine jane Thompson2 ditë më parë

    How intelligent are we when we start our statements "its probably, we think most likely, therefore we know.." The most unintelligible debate ever. Everyone shows and knows how a Natural Novel Virus can be most probably made. How about a targeted multi-technology virus...just for Debate...what mutli-technologies would it most likely and probably need.. Theories aside wheres the debate. Or is this the Buck Roger's scenario?

  • Fernando Carrazzoni
    Fernando Carrazzoni2 ditë më parë

    It's nice to have Billie Eilish teaching us about this.

  • Andrew Scott
    Andrew Scott3 ditë më parë

    Was this made for children? Disney make this?

  • Internet Glitchy guy
    Internet Glitchy guy3 ditë më parë

    I predicted that coronavirus will end in 4 years

  • Tazimo Dragon
    Tazimo Dragon3 ditë më parë

    I think Nicole is HOT!!!

  • A Channel.
    A Channel.3 ditë më parë

    Dude what if this would turn into a “DAYS GONE” situation?? That would be soooooo cool and scary

  • michael dunn
    michael dunn4 ditë më parë

    The fact that she is so happy while describing all of this 🤔

  • alan duncan
    alan duncan4 ditë më parë

    Why should somebody listen to this information when there are other, more reputable sources out there? You should just keep your mouth shut. Go film a cat if you want some ALlist success.

  • Karishma Saxena
    Karishma Saxena4 ditë më parë

    I am still freaking out

  • J B
    J B4 ditë më parë

    I reckon it’s a biological weapon.

  • Ei Epix
    Ei Epix4 ditë më parë

    E.g. of an harmful mutation >> Influenza

  • Rolf W
    Rolf W5 ditë më parë

    Loved the visual cues!

  • Charisma
    Charisma5 ditë më parë

    But don't freak out... Yet...

  • dead star
    dead star5 ditë më parë

    Every recombination has the Ability to create a even deadlier virus at the same rate it’s a coin toss each time please do better research and give ALL the facts this is real life not unicorns farting rainbows land

  • Lugas
    Lugas5 ditë më parë

    Looking at the paper used making me anxious somehow :(

  • Akela Awnyo
    Akela Awnyo5 ditë më parë

    Because red heads have a mutated gene .... Are we the cause of virus mutations? 🤣

  • Eliot Masters José Díaz
    Eliot Masters José Díaz6 ditë më parë

    hello how are you friends here I leave the link of my channel if you like to support me my name is Eliot Master allist.info/channelY503qOV57qMz-fTTuCMwxg if you support me I thank you very much from the heart I hope you like the content

  • RP 002
    RP 0026 ditë më parë

    Mutation can be Useful? Haven't you seen *Resident Evil?*

  • Nature's Sweet Blessings
    Nature's Sweet Blessings6 ditë më parë

    My Channel talks about Astragalus . A natural herb for immune support and Pneumonia.

  • stomppa
    stomppa6 ditë më parë

    corona virus: gugaugauua aagaacuuua cugaccuuac

  • only one Mr X Only one Mr y
    only one Mr X Only one Mr y6 ditë më parë

    Army or not. you must " realize, you. are. Doomed. !

  • Saad Asad
    Saad Asad6 ditë më parë

    colorblind scientist be like no they are not

  • Brian D
    Brian D7 ditë më parë

    What they fail to mention is most RNA viruses get weaker in time not stronger. Probably next year at this time if the virus is still around it will be barely killing anyone

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    vbddfy euuyt

    7 ditë më parë

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  • House of Dipo
    House of Dipo7 ditë më parë

    Greenland I'm coming

  • Troy Sierra
    Troy Sierra7 ditë më parë

    Bottom line: Finding a vaccine from a virus that changes makes it harder for a cure. Cut with the stupid graphics!

  • vbddfy euuyt

    vbddfy euuyt

    7 ditë më parë

    Honestly Amazing video. Thanks for eddy caring all of us on coronavirus and how it mutates

  • Vamsidhara Chakravarthy
    Vamsidhara Chakravarthy7 ditë më parë

    And viruses are still not classified as living things the irony

  • Cristina M
    Cristina M7 ditë më parë

    The mainstream media and our government is trying to take our AMENDMENTS

  • shakeTpepper

    shakeTpepper

    5 ditë më parë

    You're a funny guy.

  • you've been videoed
    you've been videoed7 ditë më parë

    Bat 🦇 soup anyone?

  • J. Wes Ulm and Kant's Konundrum
    J. Wes Ulm and Kant's Konundrum7 ditë më parë

    “But don’t freak out... YET” And this, kids, is how one little 3-letter word can drastically alter the meaning and impact of an entire 5-minute video.

  • MR Yamaha
    MR Yamaha7 ditë më parë

    Covid19 got tested i clear cant catch it because i got Kawasaki's disease wen i was small so i Immune to it my name daniel john symonds 3 11 1990

  • yasio bolo
    yasio bolo8 ditë më parë

    so it went from corona virus... and is now mutated to.. coronanawhateveriam virus..

  • Red Lavish
    Red Lavish8 ditë më parë

    Oh just shoot me and get it over and done with.

  • yasio bolo

    yasio bolo

    8 ditë më parë

    A virus mutates. That's what it does. BASICS people. BASICS. Many talk about a 2nd wave. Corona mutates more slowly than the normal flu. Flu Peak is one time a year.

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