Sneeze in airplane: Engineer simulates spread of germs in cabin (VIDEO).

How a Sneeze Travels Through an Airplane Cabin (Video)

How a Sneeze Travels Through an Airplane Cabin (Video)

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Nov. 5 2014 4:03 PM

How a Sneeze Travels Through an Airplane Cabin

An engineer's simulation.

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Engineers simulated the airflow to show how a sneeze spreads in the enclosed space, but researchers say the risk of catching something isn't as high as it seems.