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Vomit Machine Models Cruise-Ship Virus Spread

August 22nd, 2015

Episode 314 of 582 episodes

Using a simulated vomiting device, scientists determined that projectile vomiting can aerosolize norovirus-like particles, allowing the infection to spread short distances through the air. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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