Saliva tests versus throat swabs. Delta versus omicron. The “bubble” versus the “closed loop.”
The Tokyo and Beijing Olympics have taken radically different approaches to holding the world’s biggest international sporting events during a global pandemic, influenced by ever-changing collective knowledge on COVID-19 and how to prevent its transmission.
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