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Tracking COVID-19 with Wastewater

Can changes in community COVID-19 infections be accurately identified through wastewater surveillance? New research from Environmental Science & Technology indicates that we are getting closer to that goal! The study identifies a method that reveals COVID-19 in wastewater samples and tracks the increase or decrease of infection rates.  Testing wastewater can also be...
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Effective Communications in High-Noise Environments

Our world and work environments are filled with stimulus and sounds. We naturally cope with high-noise environments by speaking louder or leaning in to hear, but miscommunication happens easily.  Think about this scenario: An equipment jam happens on the factory floor. Your coworker quickly tells you how to reset and clear it, but...
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