Thursday, December 8, 2022
Plagues & Pestilence

Plagues & Pestilence

Jim Elser scanned the snowfields clinging to the lower slopes of Clements Mountain in Montana’s Glacier National Park. While nearby tourists snapped pictures of soaring rock faces and searched for wildlife, Elser, an ecologist at the University of Montana and the...
The premier of Alberta, Canada, said she is working on a plan to pardon residents who were fined or arrested over breaking coronavirus protocols, and apologized to unvaccinated Canadians who faced "discrimination." "I'm deeply sorry for anyone who was inappropriately subjected...
The New York state Supreme Court has reinstated all employees who were fired for not being vaccinated, ordering back pay and saying their rights had been violated. The court found Monday that "being vaccinated does not prevent an individual from contracting...
The U.N. food chief warned Thursday that the world is facing “a perfect storm on top of a perfect storm” and urged donors, particularly Gulf nations and billionaires, to give a few days of profits to tackle a crisis...
Scientists have managed to turn one of the deadliest insects into a vaccine delivery system. According to new reports from NPR, a clinical trial for a system meant to use mosquitoes to deliver vaccines has been underway in the United...
Uganda's health ministry on Tuesday announced the country's first fatality from the highly contagious Ebola virus since 2019, declaring an outbreak in the central district of Mubende."The confirmed case is a 24-year-old male... presented with EVD symptoms and...
You can find evidence of a changing climate everywhere on Earth. But nowhere are the changes more dramatic than in the Arctic. Our world’s northern polar region is warming twice as fast as the global average. And the consequences are...
Today, Liberty Counsel settled the nation’s first classwide lawsuit for healthcare workers over a COVID shot mandate, for more than $10.3 million.The class action settlement against NorthShore University HealthSystem is on behalf of more than 500 current and former...
OTTAWA — The Canadian government will “suspend” COVID-19 vaccine mandates for domestic and outbound international travelers and federally regulated workers, government ministers announced Tuesday. The new rules will come into effect on June 20, though the requirements for foreign nationals...
A monkeypox outbreak is currently spreading around the world… Was this epidemic planned again? Read below and tell me what you think…In March 2021, NTI partnered with the Munich Security Conference to conduct a tabletop exercise on reducing high-consequence biological...

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