1. Report on face masks' effectiveness for Covid-19 divides scientists  The Guardian
  2. Coronavirus: Scientists divided over report recommending widespread use of face masks  The Independent
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A report submitted to UK government advisers advocating the widespread use of face masks to prevent further coronavirus transmissions has divided scientists. Face masks, including those that are home-made, could be an “important tool” in reducing Covid-19’s spread, according to Delve – a multi-disciplinary group convened by the Royal Society.A report submitted to UK government advisers advocating the widespread use of face masks to prevent further coronavirus transmissions has divided scientists. Face masks, including those that are

Coronavirus: Scientists divided over report recommending widespread use of face masks | The Independent

“To wear face masks signals people who adhere to public-health guidelines, to refuse wearing face masks has become a political rallying-cry for the far-right and anti-vaxxers, best spreaders of a deadly coronavirus. Dig more #TrumpMassGraves. For millions https://t.co/K2cmrbmkcK”

Alfons López Tena on Twitter: "To wear face masks signals people who adhere to public-health guidelines, to refuse wearing face masks has become a political rallying-cry for the far-right and anti-vaxxers, best spreaders of a deadly coronavirus. Dig more #TrumpMassGraves. For millions https://t.co/K2cmrbmkcK"

“For Americans - face masks were a step too far; “People we’re not going to accept the government telling them what to do” Why do Brits seem to crave a Big Brother State? What happened to our sense of self? #coronavirus”

Katie Hopkins on Twitter: "For Americans - face masks were a step too far; “People we’re not going to accept the government telling them what to do” Why do Brits seem to crave a Big Brother State? What happened to our sense of self? #coronavirus… https://t.co/OkPLBZ5zcN"

“Dear African, A face mask does NOT make you invincible. It only prevents you from infecting others via your cough, saliva spray or sneeze. It does NOT prevent others from infecting you via their nonverbal spread. Dont be CORONATED by #CoronaVirus! #FreeLeahSharibu #RenosNuggets”

Reno Omokri on Twitter: "Dear African, A face mask does NOT make you invincible. It only prevents you from infecting others via your cough, saliva spray or sneeze. It does NOT prevent others from infecting you via their nonverbal spread. Dont be CORONATED by #CoronaVirus! #FreeLeahSharibu #RenosNuggets"

“Is #Madonna posting a photo of her daughter in Versace face masks trivializing the coronavirus? This and much more on my latest podcast! Listen to The @PerezHilton Podcast with @ChrisBooker on Spotify or Apple Podcasts or directly at https://t.co/4o3dHcDUE0 https://t.co/HIe00Jd0QD”

Perez on Twitter: "Is #Madonna posting a photo of her daughter in Versace face masks trivializing the coronavirus? This and much more on my latest podcast! Listen to The @PerezHilton Podcast with @ChrisBooker on Spotify or Apple Podcasts or directly at https://t.co/4o3dHcDUE0… https://t.co/gv8FzltblK"