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Would Our Microbes Save Us From a ‘War of the Worlds’?

With Ebola ravaging West Africa, and flu season quickly approaching, I can’t help but think about infectious diseases and how I will survive. In troubled times like these, I turn to movies for reassurance. No, I’m not talking about watching Outbreak and realizing that saving the world from an airborne Ebola-like pandemic is as simple as catching a monkey in the suburbs, or watching Steven Soderbergh’s Contagion and realizing that bats and pigs and Gwyneth Paltrow are the worst biological enemies known to man.

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This entry was posted on November 6, 2014 by in Weird Stuff.

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