Photo of the week
This winter, as Covid-19 began to spread across the United States, a team of scientists, engineers, doctors, and students at UVM wondered if the pandemic might overwhelm the state’s hospitals—and, particularly, if there would be enough ventilators. So they set out to design and build a simple, inexpensive, emergency ventilator that could be used in Vermont—or anywhere else around the world. They’re succeeding. Read more about The Vermontilator. (Photo: Josh Brown)
UVM Research: Apples in Vermont
Terence Bradshaw, assistant professor and director of UVM’s Horticulture Research and Education Center, and Jessica Foster, orchard manager and UVM graduate student, help Vermont apple growers reclaim one of the state’s historical major export crops.