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The Covid lab leak theory is looking increasingly plausible

What was once a Covid conspiracy theory is looking more plausible

29 May 2021

9:00 AM

29 May 2021

9:00 AM

In March last year, it was widely agreed by everybody sensible, me included, that talk of the pandemic originating in a laboratory was pseudoscientific nonsense almost on a par with UFOs and the Loch Ness monster. My own reasoning was that Mother Nature is a better genetic engineer than we will ever be, so something as accomplished at infection and spread could not possibly have been put together in a lab.

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