The physics of the sneeze  Sneezes play an important part in the…

The physics of the sneeze 

Sneezes play an important part in the spread of infections, but we don’t know a huge amount about how they work. Lydia Bourouiba’s lab at MIT is trying to change that, using slow motion footage and other measurements to study the fluid dynamics of sneezing.

Read the feature here: http://www.nature.com/news/the-snot-spattered-experiments-that-show-how-far-sneezes-really-spread-1.19996

And read more about Lydia’s work here: https://lbourouiba.mit.edu/sites/default/files/documents/2015-EXPFLUID-SneezeVisuLB.pdf

By: Nature Video.

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