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Stop calling them ‘elderly’: Talking to older adults about self-isolating

Geoffrey Hoffman, assistant professor of nursing at the University of Michigan, studies older adult care and health policies that affect older adults....

New COVID-19 webinar series focuses on transportation and logistics issues

COVID-19 and the measures taken to control its spread have created unprecedented conditions for the nation’s and the world’s transportation and supply...

Purdue researchers 3D-print minerals in order to better predict fracture formation

Cracks are everywhere, and they often mean trouble. In the foundation of your house, in your windshield, in the tectonic plates...

Researchers join forces to study how best to decontaminate N95 masks

While health care professionals should have access to new N95 masks, the growing severity of the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in severe...

Cell-free biotechnology could help accelerate COVID-19 therapeutics

When it comes to fighting a fast-spreading pandemic, speed is critical. Researchers at Northwestern and Cornell Universities have developed...

Coronavirus is hitting larger cities harder. How should they respond?

Data from over 200 U.S. urban areas highlight need for more aggressive countermeasures Cities are vibrant centers of modern...

What the Ebola outbreak could teach us about how to contain coronavirus

Anew research paper examining the 2014 Ebola outbreak in Africa could hold crucial insights for policymakers grappling with the coronavirus pandemic—namely, the...

With much of U.S. staying at home, how many jobs can be done remotely?

Evaluating the economic impact of “social distancing” measures taken to arrest the spread of COVID-19 raises a number of fundamental questions about...

The legal history of epidemics in America

Sarah Barringer Gordon, the Arlin M. Adams Professor of Constitutional Law and Professor of History, offers a commentary on American political responses...

Coronavirus: What should I do if I feel sick?

As coronavirus spreads across the country, the number of cases continues to rise in Pennsylvania. Along with practicing social distancing, taking everyday...

UD team using supercomputer simulations to analyze the coronavirus

Two University of Delaware researchers have been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to study the novel...

A sewage surveillance effort to track COVID-19

Could a community’s wastewater give an early warning of the spread of COVID-19? With a rapid response grant from...

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[Urbana] Outdoor Free Fitness in the Park

Are you looking for ways to stay fit and active this summer? Check out our FREE outdoor fitness programs that you can enjoy all...

[Urbana] Crystal Lake Park Art Fair

Saturday August 6, 10 am - 4 pmBetween Crystal Lake Park Family Aquatic Center and Anita Purves Nature Center (1505 N Broadway)

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