Tag: WHO

  • Why is the Coronavirus called COVID-19?

    Turns out that a formal name designation really matters when fighting an epidemic.

  • The Coronavirus is causing the world’s largest work-from-home experiment

    The Coronavirus is essentially a flu-like respiratory-illness. Here’s what we know so far: It’s contagious like SARS, and about 2x more infectious than the seasonal flu. So far, the fatality rate is less than 3%. There’s already been more fatalities than the last SARS outbreak in China. Keeping that number low is going to have […]