If you share this link and 2 others share it and so on, we use the power of exponential math in our favor. Which seems appropriate given the virus is using that same exponential math against us.
We're two months into 2020 and it has already been very busy in terms of emergency response events. In January, there were five major events that required government and public safety agencies in different regions around the world, to respond in a timely and organized manner.
Please note The Washington Post is providing this story for free so that all readers have access to this important information about the coronavirus. For more free stories, sign up for our daily Coronavirus Updates newsletter. The number of reported cases of covid-19 continues to rise in the United States, where testing was slow to begin.