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Katherine J. Wu

Staff Writer, The Atlantic

Katherine J. Wu is a staff writer at The Atlantic, where she covers science.

Should I Just Get Omicron Over With?

If you’re vaccinated, an infection might not make you super sick, but don’t count on it making you super immune, either.

CIO Briefing

You’re Boosted! Now What?

No one knows exactly what the rules are for post-booster behavior.


Post-vaccination Inertia Is Real

Readjusting our ideas about what’s safe is going to take time.