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History tells us that the end of pandemics are rarely – if ever – neat, uncomplicated, or even easy to date.
Because of the coronavirus pandemic, we know less about the shape and size of our society than we have for decades.
Why South Korea and Ghana have fared better than the UK, Brazil and India... A government’s handling of the pandemic was embedded in existing patterns of leadership.
Are two face masks better than one? Adding layers of filtration by double masking is a way of using the masks that we already have, possibly to better effect.
How concerned should we be about the new variants of coronavirus that are arising in places such as the UK, South Africa and Brazil? Are they more lethal or more transmissible than the original virus?
With vaccine shortages looming, experts are debating whether it is important to receive two doses or whether it is better to give one dose to more people and give a second when the supply is better.