New research sheds light on Ebola’s destructive spread during the West African epidemic.
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A master of storytelling delivers a high-strung thriller just compelling enough to dispel disbelief.
Plagues like polio have brought civilizations to their knees throughout recorded history. This time, we fought back.
Richard Preston’s fan favorite promises high-octane thrills but comes up short on the science.
A recent breakthrough in the study of norovirus may lead to new treatments.
I get to know viruses with Carl Zimmer’s A Planet of Viruses. This unimaginably tiny underworld is responsible for most of the world’s genetic diversity and continues to play a pivotal role in the evolution of life and the planet as a whole.
Tensions are running high as researchers race to find a vaccine for a quickly mutating bird virus. If H5N1 successfully jumps the species barrier, we could have another HIV-level pandemic on our hands.
Carl Zimmer presents at the Singularity Summit, giving an excellent overview of the ubiquitous life forms that have shaped the evolution of life on earth.