Article quotes Alexandria Boehm, professor of civil and environmental engineering and senior fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, on the ability to easily add testing for emerging illnesses to the wastewater surveillance program developed at Stanford that is expanding nationwide.
Article quotes Oriana Skylar Mastro, center fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, on how the question of whether China could invade Taiwan is ultimately about the losses China would have to incur in order to do so.
Article quotes Noah Diffenbaugh, professor of Earth system science, on the effect of a small amount of global warming. It also quotes Michele Barry, professor of medicine and senior fellow at the Woods Institute and at FSI, on the question of health equity.
Article quotes Zara Patel, associate professor of otolaryngology, commenting on a new study that found that 5% of COVID patients worldwide are estimated to have suffered a long-lasting loss of smell or taste.