In the grasslands of Mauritania, a gazelle suffering from tuberculosis takes its last breath. Collapsing near a small pool, the animal’s corpse threatens to infect the water. But for the desert’s cleanup crew, this body isn’t a problem: it’s a feast. Weighing up to 10 kilograms and possessing a wingspan of nearly 3 meters, theRead More Vultures: the acid-puking, plague-busting heroes of the ecosystem – Kenny Coogan
In December 2016, a remote community in Siberia experienced a mysterious outbreak. 90 people were hospitalized, and a 12-year-old boy died. Soon, Russian officials identified what had killed him: The deadly infectious disease anthrax. The outbreak had started among reindeer. To contain the spread, they burned over 2,000 reindeer carcasses. The strange thing was, thereRead More We’re melting the Arctic and reviving deadly germs
Professor Dave here, let’s talk about anthrax. Anthrax is a disease that is most recently famous for being sent through the mail as a biological weapon. But what is it exactly? Anthrax is an ancient disease, and many researchers believe we can trace it all the way back to the year 700 BC in ancientRead More Anthrax: Bacillus anthracis
THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL IS INVESTIGATING A POTENTIALLY DEADLY MISTAKE BY THE U.S. MILITARY. PENTAGON OFFICIALS SAY LIVE ANTHRAX BACTERIA WAS ACCIDENTALLY SHIPPED TO LABS IN AS MANY AS NINE STATES. SUSAN MCGINNIS REPORTS ON WHAT THE GOVERNMENT IS DOING ABOUT IT. CLOSE TO TWO DOZEN PEOPLE AT A U.S. AIR FORCE BASE INRead More CDC Probing Accidental Shipping Of Anthrax
david willman is author of the new book the mirage man bruce ivins the anthrax attacks in america’s rush to warn it was david’s reporting for the los angeles times that brought to light the explosive first look at the velopment surrounding the two thousand one anthrax letters tax pleasure to speak with you didRead More How Safe from Anthrax Attacks Are We?
LAW Fifteen years in the academy He was like no cadet they’d ever seen A man so hard his veins bleed ice When he speaks he never says it twice They call him Judge his last name is Dredd So break the law and you wind up dead Truth and justice are what he’s fightingRead More ANTHRAX – I AM THE LAW (lyrics)
>>WE GOT NORMAN REEDUS FROM “THE WALKING DEAD’,” JAMMING OUT ON BASS WITH THIS HARD-CORE METAL BAND CALLED ANTHRAX.>>CALLED ANTHRAX. YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF ANTHRAX? HARVEY: EVEN I KNOW ANTHRAX. IT’S A HUGE BAND.>>THERE’S THIS BAND CALLED ACT D.C. [LAUGHTER]>>EITHER WAY, HE KILLED ON STAGE. ♪♪ HE’S RIGHT THERE WITH HIM THOUGH. HARVEY: HE’S GOOD?>>HE’SRead More Norman Reedus Jumps On Stage And Rocks Out With Anthrax | TMZ TV