People will gladly resume some old habits when coronavirus restrictions are eased, but some of the new ones may stick.
The latest part of our series on lessons learned from the pandemic looks at aspects of lockdown life that could change us forever.
The devastating coronavirus pandemic has forced the world into an unprecedented social experiment: a “new normal” of social distancing.
In an effort to contain the spread of Covid-19, the pneumonia-like disease caused by the virus, governments have first encouraged, then compelled people to practise social distancing, or keeping a physical distance between individuals. People have been told to stay and work at home whenever possible, avoid crowded areas and suspend social gatherings – with varying success. Read More…