Sorry for the rant, but I needed to get this off my chest.  It all comes down to mathematics.  Most people I have spoken to over the last few weeks, who think they can do “life as normal”, have no understanding of exponential (viral) growth.  Hopefully the following may give you an insight and better understanding of the NUMBERS driving the COVID-19 pandemic.  This is …

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Here’s the summary my personal research into the science of COVID-19.  This is so I can educate myself, friends and family and help debunk the proliferation of unscientific nonsense. So let’s get a bit techie and look at the numbers!  Definitions R0 (R Nought) is the “Basic Reproduction Ratio” of a pathogen. The expected number of cases directly generated by one case in a population …

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