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COVID-19 is evolving, ‘getting better’ at becoming an airborne virus – Study Finds

On a positive note, study authors say certain face coverings usually cut the amount of exhaled viral particles in half.

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Recent COVID-19 variants are much more adept at airborne transmission than the original version of the coronavirus, according to a new study. University of Maryland researchers analyzed the Alpha variant originating out of the United…

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