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Information about coronaviruses (how to ask, and external resources)

COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2/coronavirus questions Personal medical questions (including "what should I do") are as always off topic on every SE site. On topic questions include: general questions about ...
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Information about coronaviruses (how to ask, and external resources)

I have divided my list of sources by degree of technicality — from standard scientific, popular scientific, to health advice. Specialized Scientific Sources Wikipedia has a general article on ...
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What are some good, informative comments I can leave for new users?

Sometimes closing for "homework" is confusing to users if they truly are not asking for a homework assignment. More often, the flagged post simply just does not indicate the OP performed any ...
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Answers left unvoted/unaccepted

Sometimes people comment on answers, either to explain why they are down-voting them or to suggest an improvement. However, there is a certain reluctance to do this as it can be met with an abusive ...
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SE wide, feedback is primarily provided via the voting system; if your posts are below our standards, you'll know soon enough (downvotes). If they are outstanding, you'll notice through upvotes. ...
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When a user knows several different answers to one question

I don't think there's an "official" answer here, if that's what you're looking for. However, if you think your answer(s) can stand on their own as each fully answering the question (in such ...
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What are some good, informative comments I can leave for new users?

Questions that are not vague/asking for tutorial but are too broad for the scope of the site. Your question appears very broad; you can find entire books/reviews dedicated to this topic. Please ...
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