Tag: social distancing
May 17, 2020
A BBC News article from earlier this week stated that the severity (number of deaths) of COVID-19 in a country depended on two things:(1) How quickly countries went into lockdown, i.e. mandated the “stay-at-home” rule, or “shelter-in-place” as the Californians called it.(2) The extent of and how quickly testing for the virus was made available.This … More “Pandemic Analysis – How the US got behind Australia”
May 3, 2020
The numbers and graphs in this blog are updated to 3 May 2020. Enormous changes have occurred since my first coronavirus blog was posted five weeks ago.
Bill Gates was interviewed by CNN again on Thursday evening. I wish they had put him in charge of the pandemic in the early days….a lot of lives … More “Pandemic Update – New Mexico, Kansas, and Australia”
April 9, 2020
IT DOESN’T TAKE A PH.D….Last week I discovered the “Add 30 seconds” button on my microwave. It only took me 13 years to find it. Think of all the time I wasted punching in the “Time to cook” button, then “30 seconds”, then “Start”. Just 2 seconds possibly 5 times every day for 13 years!!!… More “Is the curve flattening in New Mexico, Kansas, and Australia?”
March 29, 2020
BILL GATES.Did you see Bill Gates on CNN last week? He was impressive. In clear language, he stuck to the facts and figures — and he made sense.
He has had lots of money to spend, and some of it he has spent on future pandemics. This was after the SARS pandemic of 2003. He … More “Coronavirus Prediction and Risk for New Mexico.”
March 23, 2020
NUMBER OF CASES This Youtube link will tell you in real time how many cases and deaths by country. Its grim, and its scary. See below under TAKEAWAYS.
As I write on March 22, 2020, there are 339,000 total cases worldwide, almost 15,000 deaths, and 98,000 total recovered.
China has 81,000 current cases and 72,000 … More “Coronavirus numbers – what has the US learned from Asia?”