How Coronavirus Quarantines Lead To A Drop In Air Pollution

How Coronavirus Quarantines Lead To A Drop In Air Pollution

As coronavirus quickly spreads around the world, the virus is forcing people to stay put. People aren’t driving or flying, leading to a massive reduction in air pollution, most notably in China, but also in Italy, the U.S. and other hard-hit areas that have implemented directives to stay home.

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How Coronavirus Quarantines Lead To A Drop In Air Pollution

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57 Responses

  1. Matthew Rodriguez says:

    How Coronavirus quarantine lead to a sky high divorce rate.

  2. Hoang P says:

    Turns out we are the virus and COVID 19 is Earth’s immune system

  3. Miguel Law says:

    Wow the virus is actually saving the earth. Its a human bug spray. Thats deep

  4. ShadyLife101 says:

    “It isn’t a silver lining”… but basically, it’s a silver lining.

    • Beau Berry says:

      Yeah, if you think people dying in thousands so you can feel good about yourself.

    • encycl07pedia says:

      The world is suffering from overpopulation of humans. We are living longer, having more kids, suffering less deaths than ever before. That’s not a good thing for the planet because we inordinately use up way more resources than we should, myself included.

      The primitive human tribes in barely-explored areas like South America, Africa, Indonesia are living the way we probably should be: with nature and without technology and infrastructure that make life so pathetically easy that obesity is an epidemic.

    • H2O says:

      Never would I have imagined it’d be a virus that caused a decrease in air pollution. Well at least I guess that’s something good that’s happening throughout all of the madness going on right now.

    • Gamer Gate says:

    • ach nix says:

      @Leilani Dru its not bad for us

  5. Bob Jones says:

    Nobody driving or working reduces pollution. Wow, shocking

  6. Miss Linh says:

    The next generation will be called the “ Quaranteens”

  7. Sagittarius says:

    New generation of human will be called: The coronians

  8. Bang'em Smurf says:

    I said this to a friend just yesterday. We needed a break from pollution. The Earth is realigning itself at the unfortunate cost of lives.

  9. Tony Wong says:

    @4:29 What a terrible inconsiderate driver.

  10. Wraith Logik says:

    “nobody is saying the outbreak is good” i feel that the comment section proves that wrong.

  11. Ten Minute Tokyo 2 says:

    Just shows how much healthier everyone would be if we got rid of all the cars.

  12. Eric Chang says:

    4:29 dang dude chill lol is that how Italians drive?

  13. aaron Salentine says:

    Earth: i dont feel so good.
    Covid 19: i got you bro (earth anti body)
    Humans: dying…..🤮
    Covid 19: better?
    Earth: Better 🙂

  14. Mr. Derpy Face says:

    Child: Grandpa, what music did you listen to in 2020?
    Grandpa: Well, look up Careless Whisper…

  15. RYAN DO3S STUFF says:

    “Maybe I don’t wanna be the bad guy anymore.”

  16. Tse Hong Ling says:

    Earth: You should spend 100mil on reducing pollution
    World: And not buy that Stealth fighter? no way.

  17. castillelarkin says:

    6:08 the irony of going to Draconian efforts to reduce air pollution to throw a massive party with a huge fireworks show.

  18. Tpc Courtney says:

    This is the Perfect opportunity to Rebuild our Country the right way ! Open the economy backup with green living!!!

  19. Birusu Sama says:

    So we’re a virus to the planet and covid 19 is the cure.

    • Justin Griffin says:

      Um just you and your friends 😂….bill gates and friends will be happy in their bunkers…he owns shared in Monsanto on of the biggest toxins on the planet…now he wants to save humanity?

    • Choromatsu Matsuno says:

      @Justin Griffin Ok coomer

  20. gio132050 says:

    Next video:
    How the quarantine led to a rise in childbirths.

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