pandemic

12 Risks That Threaten Human Civilisation

This page link provides the list of 12 risks, with other information.  It also provides links to the report summary and the full report.

http://globalchallenges.org/publications/globalrisks/about-the-project/

Controversial US scientist creates deadly new flu strain for pandemic research

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/exclusive-controversial-us-scientist-creates-deadly-new-flu-strain-for-pandemic-research-9577088.html

US Population Defenseless Against Lab Created Super Flu

http://steppingstonesliving.com/superflu/

Exclusive: Zombie apocalypse? Students use ‘zombie science’ to learn about disease spread

“If you…get rid of (the) rising from the dead, (zombies) will map more comfortably than most folks would like onto real neurobiological explanations and phenomenon,” Schlozman told FoxNews.com. “Then you can play that tongue-in-cheek morbid game of how would that happen.”

So how exactly would a zombie apocalypse begin? First, mankind would need to be hit by a virus capable of simultaneously attacking multiple regions of the brain, Schlozman said.

Students will learn that zombies – with their awkward, unbalanced gaits, lack of problem-solving skills, insatiable hunger and high levels of aggression – would likely have contracted a virus attacking the cerebellum, basal ganglia, amygdala, hypothalamus and frontal lobe regions of the brain.”

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2013/08/08/zombie-apocalypse-students-to-use-zombie-science-to-learn-about-disease-spread/?cmpid=NL_health#ixzz2bmieGSve

http://www.foxnews.com/health/2013/08/08/zombie-apocalypse-students-to-use-zombie-science-to-learn-about-disease-spread/?cmpid=NL_health