Tech Time: Creating sensors to decontaminate masks

More than 548K coronavirus cases confirmed in Michigan

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 Tech Time segment

DETROIT – Sunday’s episode of Tech Time is about plans to use sensors to decontaminate masks.

IMPORTANT NOTE: In this story, the description of the mask decontamination process performed at hospitals is for hospitals only. Please, do NOT try at home!

You can watch the entire Tech Time segment in the video player above.

The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan has risen to 548,069 as of Saturday, including 14,291 deaths, state officials report.

Saturday’s update includes 1,601 new cases and 221 additional deaths, of which 205 deaths were identified during a review of records -- meaning they did not occur between Friday and Saturday.

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About the Author:

Andrew Humphrey is an Emmy Award winning meteorologist, and also an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM). He has a BSE in Meteorology from the University of Michigan and an MS in Meteorology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he wrote his thesis on "The Behavior of the Total Mass of the Atmosphere."