Coffee with Ravi #28: How Masks Work

In today’s video we are talking about how masks work to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In particular, we are discussing multi-layered cotton masks and how wearing a mask limits the range of the virus droplets. The virus droplets have to navigate through a forest of fabric fibers in the mask and, for the most part, get caught in the mask fibers vs. traveling unencumbered into the air around us. The graphics and some of the points in this video come from a New York Times Article that can be found here –