Why the 5G coronavirus conspiracy theory is false

Conspiracy theories linking 5G technology to coronavirus have resulted in dozens of phone masts across the UK being vandalised in recent weeks. Theories about the dangers of 5G had already been circulating, despite regulators confirming that the radiation levels of the new technology are well within safe boundaries. So how did the conspiracy incorrectly linking it to 5G start? And is 5G really dangerous? We explain why 5G has nothing to do with Covid-19

Subscribe to The Guardian on YouTube ► http://is.gd/subscribeguardian

5G, coronavirus and contagious superstition ► https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/26/5g-coronavirus-and-contagious-superstition

Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute

Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus

Sign up for the Guardian documentaries newsletter ► https://www.theguardian.com/info/2016/sep/02/sign-up-for-the-guardian-documentaries-update

The Guardian ► https://www.theguardian.com

The Guardian YouTube network:

Guardian News ► http://is.gd/guardianwires
Owen Jones talks ► http://bit.ly/subsowenjones
Guardian Football ► http://is.gd/guardianfootball
Guardian Sport ► http://bit.ly/GDNsport
Guardian Culture ► http://is.gd/guardianculture

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Movandi adds 60 GHz base-station chipset, phased-array antenna module
#TBT: The wild, wild world of the ‘We-Way’; Nokia sees phone sales surge; PCS auction set to start … this week in 1994
Telenor selects NEC, Cisco for 5G xHaul transport networks in Norway, Denmark
Chinese telcos add almost 44 million 5G subscribers in September
What is a Cloud native Network Function?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *