Singing in German increases risk of COVID-19 spread, study finds

Posted by on January 28, 2021 1:24 pm
Categories: US National Stories

Singing in a choir can be deadly in the age of the coronavirus — but warbling together in consonant-heavy German is especially dangerous, new studies out of Japan have found. It’s far better, actually, to sing in Japanese, the studies found, because that language’s softer consonants do not propel droplets nearly as far. “When singing…