Experts In The News
Gatherings of just 10 people can be extremely risky, especially risky in hotspots of the country. In Ward, North Dakota, where Minot is the largest city and which is now experiencing a surge, there is a 76% chance someone who is Covid-19 positive would attend a gathering of 10 people, according to a real-time risk assessment tool developed by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
The Guardian, Nov 23, 2020
BBC has begun airing a video about Georgia Tech’s Kendeda Building in a series about buildings around the globe that advance concepts of sustainability and equity.
Saporta Report, Nov 22, 2020
"We know that the unusual life histories of sea squirts, sponges, slugs, and seaweeds have selected for specialized relationships with microbes based on shared chemistry," Julia Kubanek, an expert on developing drugs from marine organisms at the Georgia Institute of Technology, says.
Chemical & Engineering News, Nov 20, 2020
Researchers at Georgia Tech also created a tool that calculates the risk of catching the coronavirus at a Thanksgiving gathering or other social event, based on the county you live in and how many people will be at that event.
Business Insider, Nov 19, 2020