Where to Find the Best Non-Ugly KN95 Masks
With wack new variant BA.5 comes the need to strap back in. Here’s a grip of the best KN95 and N95 masks for better protection (and maximum style).
The Best Masks for 2022, Because We're Still in This... Situation
It's time to swap out the oldies with fresh KN95s, Japanese workwear masks, and variety packs with tie dye, camo, and beyond.
This Nose Ring Is Said to Protect You From COVID. Yeah, Right.
South Korean police have charged a man for bullshit claims that a nose ring prevents COVID-19.
After Criticism, Philippine Authorities Say Mask With Hole ‘Not Good’ In Preventing COVID
Days after a VICE World News report, the health department discouraged the use of the controversial CopperMask.
This Company Sold Trendy Masks With Holes, And Is Threatening Doctors Who Question Its Safety
The “copper mask” being sold in the Philippines claims it can kill viruses and bacteria but its earlier version had a big hole.
These Lunar New Year Face Masks Are for Single People With Nosy Relatives
“Gong Xi Fa Cai. I don’t have a boyfriend. I don’t have a girlfriend,” one Chinese New Year-themed face mask says.
Plane Forced to Make Early Landing in Japan After Passenger Refused to Wear a Mask
The aircraft reached its final destination over two hours late, affecting the 124 passengers left on board.
People Who Won’t Wear Face Masks Are ‘More Likely To Be Sociopaths’, Says Study
A new study explains, at least partially, why some choose not to adhere to containment measures even with increasing numbers of cases and deaths.
India’s Rich Are Spending Thousands of Dollars on Luxury Face Masks. Because Why Not?
Studded with real diamonds and gold, these new masks are designed to affirm wealth. Function is a second priority.
This Face Mask Can Transcribe and Translate Your Conversations
It works on nine languages and will be available by September.
Is It a Good Idea to Exercise Outdoors With a Face Mask?
The science around masks has always been divisive but when it comes to exercising, it might be more about etiquette over efficiency.
The Giant Asteroid That Just Flew Past Earth Looked Like a Face Mask
Let’s just say it was a sign from the universe reminding us to stay safe.