You asked the questions, you chose the episodes: Join us for your favorite Cosmic Queries of Season 6, answered by your own personal astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson, guest host Bill Nye and co-hosts Chuck Nice and Leighann Lord.
Online News Editor Catherine Matacic shares stories on what we can learn from 6million years of climate data, how to make lifelike orchids with 3D printing, and crowdsourced gender bias on eBay.
Fernando Rosario-Ortiz joins host Sarah Crespi to discuss how approaches to water purification differ between countries.
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Editor’s Audio Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the February 23, 2016 issue
This cohort study reports the incidence of and outcomes for patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome treated in intensive care units in 50 countries in 2014.
This article describes the results of a meta-analysis of criteria used to identify adults with septic shock and the processes by which a critical care task force used the results to revise current septic shock definitions.
This cohort study uses health system and research cohort data to compare the ability of existing vs new clinical criteria for sepsis to identify intensive care unit patients with suspected infection at higher mortality risk.
This article presents updated definitions of and clinical criteria for diagnosing sepsis and septic shock based on recommendations from an expert task force.
Join host Neil deGrasse Tyson as he revisits our fan’s favorite episodes from a season overflowing with science, comedy, moguls, whistleblowers, evolution, invention, and exploration.
Online News Editor David Grimm shares stories on how our abilities shape our minds, killing cancer cells with gold nanoparticles, and catching art forgery with cat hair.
Laura Blanton joins host Sarah Crespi to discuss how nourishing our gut microbes may prevent malnutrition. Read the related research in Science.
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Authors: Sarah Crespi; David Grimm
Editor’s Audio Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the February 16, 2016 issue