How Viruses Are Misunderstood

Viruses are great

indi.ca
6 min readJun 20, 2020

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Humans only see viruses when they hurt us, like an ant only notices the foot. But they are much more than that.

Right now, you have 380 trillion viruses all over your body and they’re not hurting you at all. Across all humanity, we carry more viruses than there are stars in the known universe. If we include my son, who still licks tables, it would be a…

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Indrajit (Indi) Samarajiva is a Sri Lankan writer. Follow me at www.indi.ca, or just email me at indi@indi.ca.