2020 didn’t start with the usual optimism that comes every new year. Between the potential world war threat, fueled by the Iran and United States conflict and the actual coronavirus outbreak, the past few months have been stressful.
These are scary times and the Internet doesn’t make it any easier since it is filled with rumors and fake news. let’s clear up the first misconception. The coronavirus is nor actually called COVID-19.
COVID-19 is the name of the disease caused by the virus. That virus has been dubbed SARS-CoV-2 (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2). Just like AIDS and HIV, in which AIDS being the name of the disease, and HIV the virus that causes AIDS.
Here are 9 interesting details and crazy facts about the coronavirus outbreak that haven’t been covered yet!