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How many SARS-CoV-2 viruses in circulation at the moment? Mass?

How many SARS-CoV-2 viruses are in circulation at the moment? And what is their total mass? To clarify: if there are 10 000 viruses on average in an infected human and 100 000 humans are infected the answer would be (if all viruses are in humans, which probably isn’t true) 10^4 x 10^5 = 10^9 […]


Why is this claimed dereferencing type-punned pointer warning compiler-specific?

I’ve read various posts on Stack Overflow RE: the derefercing type-punned pointer error. My understanding is that the error is essentially the compiler warning of the danger of accessing an object through a pointer of a different type (though an exception appears to be made for char*), which is an understandable and reasonable warning. My […]