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‘Back In Time’ Island Works to Make Visitors Feel Safe

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Mackinac Island, Michigan, is known for its no-car policy. The picturesque island, filled with horse-drawn carriages, bicycles, and fudge, is famous for taking visitors back in time. Now the island community is working to keep up with the times, as it embraces new coronavirus-fighting safety features and works to make up for financial losses it’s faced as a result of the pandemic.

Humankind’s Historic Feat In Slowing Coronavirus

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Solomon Hsiang, professor of public policy at U.C. Berkeley, talks with Rachel Maddow about the results of a study of the effectiveness of efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus, and the historic feat that humans around the world have achieved in adjusting their behavior to slow the spread of the disease.