The origin of SARS-CoV-2 is a riddle: meet the Twitter detectives who aim to solve it

Guess who?

Comment by Rossana Segreto on Virology blog, 16th March 2020
Tweet by Peter Daszak, 9th May 2020

Treasure hunt

Excerpt from “How China’s ‘Bat Woman’ Hunted Down Viruses from SARS to the New Coronavirus”, Scientific American 2020
Tweet by Antonio Duarte, 11th May 2020
Summary of the six pneuomina patients (Rahalkar and Bahulikar, 2020)
Common features observed in the six pneumonia patients and COVID-19 (Rahalkar and Bahulikar, 2020)
Probable location of the Mojiang mineshaft where six people fell sick in 2012, according to Francisco De Asis (snapshot from Google Earh, 2011)

The final riddle

Tweet by Francisco De Asis, 18th November 2020

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