disease

The power of a sneeze

Bacteria and viruses hitch a ride inside droplets of all kinds—sneezes, raindrops, toilet splatter. By reviewing footage of different types of drops, an applied mathematician records and measures where they disperse in order to better understand how diseases spread.

What signals in our bodies indicate disease?

With scientific advancements, researchers have a better understanding of the signals in our bodies that indicate the onset of diseases. Theodoros Zanos, head of the neural decoding and data analytics lab at the Center for Bioelectronic medicine at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research in New York joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the future implications […]

SciTech Now Episode 418

In this episode of SciTech Now, we see how one community is getting ready for climate change and urban renewal; a look into how signals in our bodies indicate the onset of diseases; the future of space exploration; and a mobile app changing the parking game by allowing drivers to park with a scannable code.