Being indoors with other people is a recipe for spreading the coronavirus. But removing airborne particles through proper ventilation and air filtration can reduce some of that risk.
Nov. 20, 2020 • ~7 min
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COVID-19 and holiday family gatherings are not a good pair. But taking the right precautions before, during and after the family gets together can greatly reduce coronavirus risk this holiday season.
Nov. 10, 2020 • ~7 min
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Harvard Chan School’s Joseph Allen gives America an “F” on school reopening efforts, and says we’re in danger of losing thousands of virtual dropouts and wasting mild late summer/early autumn weather we could use to boost in-person learning.
Oct. 14, 2020 • ~15 min
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Ventilation systems in many modern office buildings, which are designed to keep temperatures comfortable and increase energy efficiency, may increase the risk
Sept. 29, 2020 • ~8 min
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Good ventilation can reduce the risk of catching coronavirus. An environmental engineer explains how to know if enough outside air is getting into a room and what do to if ventilation is bad.
Aug. 10, 2020 • ~10 min
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Physiotherapists can help patients during and after coronavirus infections.
May 5, 2020 • ~8 min
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A ventilator prototype that uses low-cost off the shelf parts could help alleviate concerns about shortages of medical equipment.
April 30, 2020 • ~4 min
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Coronavirus 'cytokine storm': this over-active immune response could be behind some fatal cases of COVID-19
Cytokines ensure our immune system responds effectively to pathogens in our bodies. But in some cases, cytokines can cause the immune system to over-react.
April 28, 2020 • ~6 min
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Without massive change, the US health care system will continue to be disorganized and inefficient.
April 22, 2020 • ~8 min
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In under 10 days, engineers from UCL and Mercedes F1 reverse-engineered a product, produced a new design, tested it, got regulatory approval and started production.
April 15, 2020 • ~7 min
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