We can implement ubiquitous testing. We can stick to it as long as it takes to get to a cure or a vaccine.
Other things (e.g. digital contact tracing) might help at some point or in some places. But there are many unresolved qns. Betting on them will increase uncertainty. https://t.co/QIcMLeFeTF
Ubiquitous testing is not like Kennedy’s moonshot.
It is like Eisenhower’s Interstate Highway System, proposed at a time when we already knew how to build roads.
Now, as then, we just need to go big.
Alas, “reasonable” people don’t seem to understand what big means.
“We Need 1 Million Tests a Week”
Off by 2 orders of magnitude.
Hint: Anybody who specifies tests per week is not thinking big.