Ventilation

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Health & Medicine

Reducing COVID-19 transmission without costing the Earth

While opening windows reduces COVID-19 spread, it also increases buildings’ energy use – new research has tested more efficient alternatives

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Sciences & Technology

Which air cleaners work best to remove aerosols that contain viruses?

Many air cleaners claim to remove SARS-CoV-2 virus particles from our homes, offices and classrooms – so what should you be looking for?

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Health & Medicine

Heating and cooking at home linked to asthma

Wood heating, gas cooking and heating in the home are linked to an increased risk of asthma and more rapid decline in lung function

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Sciences & Technology

Six safety tips for hotel quarantine

Even during a pandemic people need to travel the world, so researchers have devised a list of things travellers can do as individuals, to quarantine more safely

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Sciences & Technology

Engineering COVID-19 protection

A collaboration between multi-disciplinary experts has engineered a “ventilation hood” designed to protect healthcare workers from COVID-19. And it could go global

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