Fauci told the BBC seeing his face plastered around town during the pandemic was far more bizarre than it was flattering.
Around 12 times more deadly, according to scientists.
Ben Warner scribbled the word on a note as panic set in at the top of government.
Here's a look back at the headlines which had everyone talking at the time.
New action from the UKHSA suggests the government is certainly thinking about it.
The former health secretary did not have an easy time at the public Covid Inquiry today.
The former health secretary admitted the UK was not prepared for the pandemic.
The cabinet office warned Boris Johnson it will pull public funding for his legal advice if he “undermines the government’s position”.