How Robots Are Fighting Coronavirus In China
March. 06, 2020
In China, robots are being used to minimize the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, by taking on cleaning and food preparation jobs that are considered dangerous for humans.
The worldwide death toll of the coronavirus disease that originated in Wuhan, China, is now more than 3,300, and the virus has infected more than 97,000 people.
On January 30, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared it a global health emergency. The virus has disrupted travel worldwide, leading to flight cancellation s, quarantines, and other breakdowns in movement.
It's now on every continent except Antarctica, and the CDC has said that there are likely to be more US cases in the near future.
Take a look at some of the clever ways robots are used across China to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
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