How Coronavirus Distancing Has Impacted the Environment

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The Impact of the Coronavirus Lockdown on the Environment

In a story for Towards Data Science, data scientist Mayukh Bhattacharyya analyzed the air quality index (AQI) — a metric that reflects air pollution levels. His findings show that NO2 levels have dropped around the world likely due to a lack of cars on the street. The breakdowns by country are illuminating.




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