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Going Viral
American Scientists Create Deadlier Spanish Flu

Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have created a new strain of the Spanish flu that is even deadlier than the original. They say it’s to stay ahead of natural flu evolutions, but we all know how this ends.

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Is the MERS Virus Lurking in Our Pets?

Scientists believe the MERS virus is carried by camels, but exposure to these animals doesn’t account for all cases of the deadly disease. Researchers are now looking into whether or not our pets may be carriers.

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