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Social distancing, i.e., getting no closer to other people than a maximum of one and a half to two meters, will probably remain with us for some time. This will be required “until a vaccine or at least a drug to combat COVID-19 is available,” politicians tell us almost daily in a prayerful way. But nobody can tell us when that will be. “At the end of this year at the earliest, maybe next year.”

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Author profile picture Petra Wiesmayer is a journalist and author who has conducted countless interviews with high-profile individuals and researched and written general entertainment, motorsports, and science articles for international publications. She is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.As an avid science fiction fan she is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.