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A sneeze or cough sends thousands of viral particles into the air. The question is, how far do they travel? (Shutterstock)

Airborne or not? What the CDC said about the aerosol transmission of COVID-19

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Time to ratchet up the fight against misinformation in Spanish. Take a look at this solution.

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The sheer amount of misinformation is forcing fact-checkers to collaborate

Bone Thugs n Harmony performs at the Iron Horse Saloon during the 80th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, in Sturgis, S.D. (Amy Harris/Invision/AP)

Here’s how the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally’s may have spread the coronavirus

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Science and health fact-checkers put pandemic claims under a microscope