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COVID-19 Science Update for March 29th: Keep Your Voice Down

Posted by on Mar 30, 2020 on quillette.com

This article constitutes the March 29th, 2020 entry in the daily Quillette series COVID-19 UPDATES. Please report needed corrections or...

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Denmark’s Weapons Against COVID-19: Early Action, High Trust—and a No-Nonsense Queen

Posted by on Mar 29, 2020 on quillette.com

It’s early spring in Denmark, a welcome relief after months of murky, rainy darkness. Even Copenhagen’s less-affluent districts are...

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Social Distancing During the Black Death

Posted by on Mar 28, 2020 on quillette.com

One of the comforts of studying history is that, no matter how bad things get, you can always find a moment in the past when things were...

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The Case for Economic Hibernation during the COVID-19 Lockdowns

Posted by on Mar 28, 2020 on quillette.com

The extreme social distancing measures required to arrest the spread of COVID-19, especially the lockdown and isolation, are presenting...

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Symptoms of Loneliness

Posted by on Mar 28, 2020 on quillette.com

I’m a corona believer. I began to panic about two weeks before everything shut down. By panic, I mean I stocked up on food and necessities...

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