Daily coronavirus deaths in Spain rise slightly for second day running, to 95

This is the fourth day in a row that the total number of fatalities came in at under 100. New infections also rose on yesterday’s figure, to 416

Spanish PM finds support in Congress for fifth extension to state of alarm

The exceptional measures will now stay in place until June 7, with one last period expected to be voted on to cover the final weeks of the coronavirus deescalation phases


Deescalation plans in Spain: Slower and stricter than those of its European neighbors

Wary of a new surge in coronavirus transmission, the executive is keeping more restrictions in place than Italy or France


Pandemic reactions, exaggerations and confusion

Every major crisis sets off a storm of conspiracy theories, bad ideas and disproportionate responses


El Roto

El Roto cartoon, May 20, 2020


Obligatory use of face masks in Spain: What you need to know about the new rules

From Thursday, the personal protective equipment must be worn in all public spaces – open and closed – where social distancing cannot be respected


ccu cgg cgg gca – The 12 letters that changed the world

The genome of the new coronavirus harbors a short sequence suspected of being the main culprit of its uniquely infectious and aggressive nature