Life and breath | Curio

Life and breath

28 mins | Sep 18, 2020

The human story of how ventilators came to breathe for us. Looking back at the way we've been teaching machines to breathe for critically ill patients, a strange but fascinating story comes to life. In Aeon magazine, Sarah Ruth Bates takes a closer look into the way these critical care machines have reset the line between the living and dead.

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