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Life in the age of coronavirus

Arcelia Aguilar, a resident of "Hogar Jardin De Los Abuelitos", receives a hug from her niece Maria Aguilar through "El muro de los Abrazos" (The Wall of Hugs) which is a wall made from plastic sheets to protect against the coronavirus, in San Salvador, El Salvador September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

Arcelia Aguilar, a resident of "Hogar Jardin De Los Abuelitos", receives a hug from her niece Maria Aguilar through "El muro de los Abrazos" (The Wall of Hugs) which is a wall made from plastic sheets to protect against the coronavirus, in San...more

Arcelia Aguilar, a resident of "Hogar Jardin De Los Abuelitos", receives a hug from her niece Maria Aguilar through "El muro de los Abrazos" (The Wall of Hugs) which is a wall made from plastic sheets to protect against the coronavirus, in San Salvador, El Salvador September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas
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A hospitality worker uses an electrostatic sanitizer as the upmarket Table Bay Hotel prepares to reopen after coronavirus lockdown regulations were eased, in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, August 28, 2020.  REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

A hospitality worker uses an electrostatic sanitizer as the upmarket Table Bay Hotel prepares to reopen after coronavirus lockdown regulations were eased, in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, August 28, 2020. REUTERS/Mike...more

A hospitality worker uses an electrostatic sanitizer as the upmarket Table Bay Hotel prepares to reopen after coronavirus lockdown regulations were eased, in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, August 28, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
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Customers wearing protective masks talk to a waiter at the Andres Carne de Res restaurant in Chia, Colombia August 30, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Customers wearing protective masks talk to a waiter at the Andres Carne de Res restaurant in Chia, Colombia August 30, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Customers wearing protective masks talk to a waiter at the Andres Carne de Res restaurant in Chia, Colombia August 30, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Nurses wearing protective face masks applaud as they celebrate Marie-Josephe Marle's 104th birthday at the "Saint Joseph" retirement home (Ehpad - Housing Establishment for Dependant Elderly People) in Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Nurses wearing protective face masks applaud as they celebrate Marie-Josephe Marle's 104th birthday at the "Saint Joseph" retirement home (Ehpad - Housing Establishment for Dependant Elderly People) in Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France, August 31, 2020....more

Nurses wearing protective face masks applaud as they celebrate Marie-Josephe Marle's 104th birthday at the "Saint Joseph" retirement home (Ehpad - Housing Establishment for Dependant Elderly People) in Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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A health worker in personal protective equipment collects a sample using a swab from a person at a local health center to conduct tests for the coronavirus, in New Delhi, India August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A health worker in personal protective equipment collects a sample using a swab from a person at a local health center to conduct tests for the coronavirus, in New Delhi, India August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A health worker in personal protective equipment collects a sample using a swab from a person at a local health center to conduct tests for the coronavirus, in New Delhi, India August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Participants enjoy themselves at the ABBA Mania concert at Scampston Hall in Malton, Yorkshire, Britain August 29, 2020. REUTERS/Molly Darlington

Participants enjoy themselves at the ABBA Mania concert at Scampston Hall in Malton, Yorkshire, Britain August 29, 2020. REUTERS/Molly Darlington

Participants enjoy themselves at the ABBA Mania concert at Scampston Hall in Malton, Yorkshire, Britain August 29, 2020. REUTERS/Molly Darlington
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Lee Seung-yoon cooks during a staycation at his family's home amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Seoul, South Korea, August 22, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Lee Seung-yoon cooks during a staycation at his family's home amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Seoul, South Korea, August 22, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Lee Seung-yoon cooks during a staycation at his family's home amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Seoul, South Korea, August 22, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People take their seats inside the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square cinema, on the opening day of the film "Tenet" in London, Britain, August 26, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People take their seats inside the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square cinema, on the opening day of the film "Tenet" in London, Britain, August 26, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People take their seats inside the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square cinema, on the opening day of the film "Tenet" in London, Britain, August 26, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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People dance during a heavy metal concert at Omni Space in Beijing, China, August 14, 2020, after six months of coronavirus shutdowns that kept the lights off in Beijing's underground music venues. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People dance during a heavy metal concert at Omni Space in Beijing, China, August 14, 2020, after six months of coronavirus shutdowns that kept the lights off in Beijing's underground music venues. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People dance during a heavy metal concert at Omni Space in Beijing, China, August 14, 2020, after six months of coronavirus shutdowns that kept the lights off in Beijing's underground music venues. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People sleep on an abandoned sofa outside a coffee shop at Thamel, a major tourist hub, after the government implemented restrictions on transport and gatherings and all shops are shuttered for a week in Kathmandu, Nepal August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

People sleep on an abandoned sofa outside a coffee shop at Thamel, a major tourist hub, after the government implemented restrictions on transport and gatherings and all shops are shuttered for a week in Kathmandu, Nepal August 25, 2020....more

People sleep on an abandoned sofa outside a coffee shop at Thamel, a major tourist hub, after the government implemented restrictions on transport and gatherings and all shops are shuttered for a week in Kathmandu, Nepal August 25, 2020. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A man wears a protective face mask on a street in Bangkok, Thailand, August 21, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A man wears a protective face mask on a street in Bangkok, Thailand, August 21, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A man wears a protective face mask on a street in Bangkok, Thailand, August 21, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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People sit in boats and watch a screening of a movie during a preview for the members of the media of Tel Aviv municipality's "sail-in" floating cinema at HaYarkon Park's boating lake in Tel Aviv, Israel August 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

People sit in boats and watch a screening of a movie during a preview for the members of the media of Tel Aviv municipality's "sail-in" floating cinema at HaYarkon Park's boating lake in Tel Aviv, Israel August 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

People sit in boats and watch a screening of a movie during a preview for the members of the media of Tel Aviv municipality's "sail-in" floating cinema at HaYarkon Park's boating lake in Tel Aviv, Israel August 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A Hindu devotee wearing a protective mask sanitizes a "pandal" or a temporary platform, next to an idol of Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Kolkata, India, August 19, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A Hindu devotee wearing a protective mask sanitizes a "pandal" or a temporary platform, next to an idol of Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Kolkata, India, August 19, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De...more

A Hindu devotee wearing a protective mask sanitizes a "pandal" or a temporary platform, next to an idol of Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Kolkata, India, August 19, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Jeepney passengers are seated in between plastic barriers, wearing face masks and face shields mandatory in public transportation, in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, August 19, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

Jeepney passengers are seated in between plastic barriers, wearing face masks and face shields mandatory in public transportation, in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, August 19, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

Jeepney passengers are seated in between plastic barriers, wearing face masks and face shields mandatory in public transportation, in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, August 19, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
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People enjoy a music party inside a swimming pool at the Wuhan Maya Beach Park following the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, Hubei province, China August 15, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

People enjoy a music party inside a swimming pool at the Wuhan Maya Beach Park following the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, Hubei province, China August 15, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

People enjoy a music party inside a swimming pool at the Wuhan Maya Beach Park following the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, Hubei province, China August 15, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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People enjoy the hot weather amongst summer-themed sculptures in London, Britain August 12, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People enjoy the hot weather amongst summer-themed sculptures in London, Britain August 12, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People enjoy the hot weather amongst summer-themed sculptures in London, Britain August 12, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Mangrove Steelband perform on stage whilst being recorded by a film crew at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, August 13, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Mangrove Steelband perform on stage whilst being recorded by a film crew at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, August 13, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Mangrove Steelband perform on stage whilst being recorded by a film crew at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, August 13, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Florian Mehler hugs his Brazilian girlfriend Renata Alves as the couple reunites following a six-month separation at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany, August 15, 2020. Mehler, 41, from Wiesloch near Frankfurt, had not seen Alves, 40, since she returned to her native Brazil in January after visiting him in Germany. "We had to get so much paperwork together, unbelievable," said Mehler after he hugged Alves at Frankfurt airport. "I did ask myself why couples didn't count, as the love we have is the same as with married couples. But now she is finally here!" REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Florian Mehler hugs his Brazilian girlfriend Renata Alves as the couple reunites following a six-month separation at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany, August 15, 2020. Mehler, 41, from Wiesloch near Frankfurt, had not seen Alves, 40, since she...more

Florian Mehler hugs his Brazilian girlfriend Renata Alves as the couple reunites following a six-month separation at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany, August 15, 2020. Mehler, 41, from Wiesloch near Frankfurt, had not seen Alves, 40, since she returned to her native Brazil in January after visiting him in Germany. "We had to get so much paperwork together, unbelievable," said Mehler after he hugged Alves at Frankfurt airport. "I did ask myself why couples didn't count, as the love we have is the same as with married couples. But now she is finally here!" REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Bride Sarneet Singh, a geriatric trainee at St Mary's, and groom Neil Bhadresha, a doctor at St Thomas, leave Kensington and Chelsea Register Office at Chelsea's old town hall after getting married, after guest restrictions were lifted in London, Britain August 15, 2020. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Bride Sarneet Singh, a geriatric trainee at St Mary's, and groom Neil Bhadresha, a doctor at St Thomas, leave Kensington and Chelsea Register Office at Chelsea's old town hall after getting married, after guest restrictions were lifted in London,...more

Bride Sarneet Singh, a geriatric trainee at St Mary's, and groom Neil Bhadresha, a doctor at St Thomas, leave Kensington and Chelsea Register Office at Chelsea's old town hall after getting married, after guest restrictions were lifted in London, Britain August 15, 2020. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Maasai elders, wearing traditional costumes, with face masks on, gather at their homestead within the Orboma Manyatta in Sekenani, near the Maasai Mara game reserve in Narok County, Kenya August 10, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Maasai elders, wearing traditional costumes, with face masks on, gather at their homestead within the Orboma Manyatta in Sekenani, near the Maasai Mara game reserve in Narok County, Kenya August 10, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Maasai elders, wearing traditional costumes, with face masks on, gather at their homestead within the Orboma Manyatta in Sekenani, near the Maasai Mara game reserve in Narok County, Kenya August 10, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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A staff member sanitizes bowling balls at Hollywood Bowl in Lakeside, in Grays, Britain, August 18, 2020.  REUTERS/Peter Cziborra

A staff member sanitizes bowling balls at Hollywood Bowl in Lakeside, in Grays, Britain, August 18, 2020.  REUTERS/Peter Cziborra

A staff member sanitizes bowling balls at Hollywood Bowl in Lakeside, in Grays, Britain, August 18, 2020.  REUTERS/Peter Cziborra
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People enjoy the sunny weather on the beach in Brighton, Britain August 8, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People enjoy the sunny weather on the beach in Brighton, Britain August 8, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville

People enjoy the sunny weather on the beach in Brighton, Britain August 8, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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A seagull carries a protective face mask at the port of Dover, Britain, August 11, 2020. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A seagull carries a protective face mask at the port of Dover, Britain, August 11, 2020. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A seagull carries a protective face mask at the port of Dover, Britain, August 11, 2020. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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A Vietnamese woman carries a stuffed animal while boarding a repatriation flight from Singapore to Vietnam at Changi airport, Singapore August 7, 2020. REUTERS/Mai Nguyen

A Vietnamese woman carries a stuffed animal while boarding a repatriation flight from Singapore to Vietnam at Changi airport, Singapore August 7, 2020. REUTERS/Mai Nguyen

A Vietnamese woman carries a stuffed animal while boarding a repatriation flight from Singapore to Vietnam at Changi airport, Singapore August 7, 2020. REUTERS/Mai Nguyen
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A couple is seen with their newborn baby inside a sanitized cabin called "Baby Cabin Parade" to show the newborn to relatives as a social distancing solution in Monterrey, Mexico July 31, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A couple is seen with their newborn baby inside a sanitized cabin called "Baby Cabin Parade" to show the newborn to relatives as a social distancing solution in Monterrey, Mexico July 31, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A couple is seen with their newborn baby inside a sanitized cabin called "Baby Cabin Parade" to show the newborn to relatives as a social distancing solution in Monterrey, Mexico July 31, 2020. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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Kenyan fashionista James Maina Mwangi poses for a photograph as he displays his attire, comprising at least 160 suits with matching accessories including a mask, at his residence in Nairobi, Kenya July 30, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Kenyan fashionista James Maina Mwangi poses for a photograph as he displays his attire, comprising at least 160 suits with matching accessories including a mask, at his residence in Nairobi, Kenya July 30, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Kenyan fashionista James Maina Mwangi poses for a photograph as he displays his attire, comprising at least 160 suits with matching accessories including a mask, at his residence in Nairobi, Kenya July 30, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
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A man smokes a cigarette with his eyes covered by a face mask as he takes part in a protest against the use of protective masks in Madrid, Spain August 16, 2020. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A man smokes a cigarette with his eyes covered by a face mask as he takes part in a protest against the use of protective masks in Madrid, Spain August 16, 2020. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A man smokes a cigarette with his eyes covered by a face mask as he takes part in a protest against the use of protective masks in Madrid, Spain August 16, 2020. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Actors dressed as hummingbirds perform on the streets, flapping their wings to promote social distancing during a mayoral campaign in Bogota, Colombia August 6, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Actors dressed as hummingbirds perform on the streets, flapping their wings to promote social distancing during a mayoral campaign in Bogota, Colombia August 6, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Actors dressed as hummingbirds perform on the streets, flapping their wings to promote social distancing during a mayoral campaign in Bogota, Colombia August 6, 2020. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Muslims offer prayers as they maintain social distance inside Jamia Masjid (Grand Mosque) as it was re-opened, after authorities eased lockdown in Srinagar, August 18, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Muslims offer prayers as they maintain social distance inside Jamia Masjid (Grand Mosque) as it was re-opened, after authorities eased lockdown in Srinagar, August 18, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Muslims offer prayers as they maintain social distance inside Jamia Masjid (Grand Mosque) as it was re-opened, after authorities eased lockdown in Srinagar, August 18, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Six-year-old Tilda wears her customized face mask and carries her school cone as she enters primary school for the first time after the lockdown in Rodenbach, Germany, August 18, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Six-year-old Tilda wears her customized face mask and carries her school cone as she enters primary school for the first time after the lockdown in Rodenbach, Germany, August 18, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Six-year-old Tilda wears her customized face mask and carries her school cone as she enters primary school for the first time after the lockdown in Rodenbach, Germany, August 18, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Alexa Callander virtually teaches a second grade class for students who are either at home or in a separate classroom as in-person learning resumes with restrictions in place at Rover Elementary School in Tempe, Arizona, August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr

Alexa Callander virtually teaches a second grade class for students who are either at home or in a separate classroom as in-person learning resumes with restrictions in place at Rover Elementary School in Tempe, Arizona, August 17, 2020....more

Alexa Callander virtually teaches a second grade class for students who are either at home or in a separate classroom as in-person learning resumes with restrictions in place at Rover Elementary School in Tempe, Arizona, August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr
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A boy wears a face shield while watching a simulation of an online learning class from a smartphone in his home in Manila, Philippines, August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A boy wears a face shield while watching a simulation of an online learning class from a smartphone in his home in Manila, Philippines, August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A boy wears a face shield while watching a simulation of an online learning class from a smartphone in his home in Manila, Philippines, August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
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