The Oxford University Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine has updated its estimates of the infection fatality rate of coronavirus to 0.1-0.36%.
Guess what? There’s no “science” that makes a prognostication early on and then remains unchanged in the face of new data. There’s no need to confuse science with the opinion page of the NYTimes that’s been stuck in a one-note tune for years. We are going to keep finding out new facts about the virus and will have to do the unthinkable: change our minds. Maybe even several times.