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So, how far & fast does a virus spread?

April 30, 2020

Here’s a crash course on the subject.
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In a press conference last week, Gov. Cuomo started talking about the “virus reproduction rate” and, channeling Germany’s Chancellor Merkel, declared that NY can’t be reopened until it is under control. WSJ

Sounds reasonable, right?

Yeah, but what the heck is he talking about?

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Fasten your seat belts and let’s do some fun math today…

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