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Let people go outside

Reason, May 5, 2020

May 5, 2020

Let people go outside

“If you’re swimming more than 6 feet away from people, you’re probably reasonably safe,” Michael Buchmeier, a professor of infectious diseases at the University of California, Irvine, told The Guardian. “The virus is very sensitive to ultraviolet light and very sensitive to heating. It’s not likely to survive in heat and sunlight.”