Images of the world you'd never have seen before the coronavirus outbreak
How the disease has spread around the planet
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First identified in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan, coronavirus and the respiratory disease it spreads, COVID-19, is now present in every continent on the planet except Antarctica. The rapid advance of the virus is alarming health officials, with new cases being reported around the world on a daily basis. So how has coronavirus affected the way we live, and how is society dealing with this new and deadly condition?
Click through the gallery and take a look at the coronavirus timeline—from a few hundred recorded cases three months ago, to currently over 116,000 people infected and over 4,000 dead worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center—and see how the world has changed.
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