disease

disease

Indonesia Tightens Inspection of Travellers from Singapore Amid Monkeypox Case

Authorities are closely monitoring several ports in Indonesia to prevent the disease from spreading.
Adi Renaldi
5.15.19
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A Town in Mongolia Was Quarantined After a Couple Died of Plague From Eating Raw Squirrel Meat

Having caused close to 50,000 human cases during the last two decades, plague is now categorised as a re-emerging disease.
Shamani Joshi
5.9.19
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The World’s First Malaria Vaccination Is Here

It’s not perfect and it may be inconvenient but it’s an important milestone in saving millions of lives.
Shamani Joshi
4.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

There’s a Worldwide Pork Shortage Due to Widespread Swine Fever in China

About half of the country's 433 million pigs are at risk.
Mustika Hapsoro
4.18.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Skrillex’s Music Can be Used as Mosquito Repellent, Study Finds

Researchers observed mosquitoes sucked less blood and had less sex when exposed to the song "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites."
Gavin Butler
4.2.19
evolution

Scientists Dressed Horses Like Zebras to Figure Out Why They Have Stripes

The experiment aimed to resolve the longstanding debate over the evolutionary purpose of zebra stripes.
Becky Ferreira
2.21.19
body

Thousands of People Voted on the Grossest Thing in the World

There are six categories of things that most people find disgusting.
Jesse Hicks
7.3.18
Health

Surprise! Most of Your Vitamin Supplements Do Nothing

In fact, B3 vitamins are slightly upping your chance of death.
Julian Morgans
6.4.18
Asking for a friend

Is it Safe to Eat Food That a Fly Landed on?

"In addition to regurgitation, the fly might defecate as it explores the new surface.”
Abigail Fagan
5.14.18
iPhone

The iPhone Is Guaranteed to Last Only One Year, Apple Argues in Court

Apple says it makes the "most durable devices," but an iPhone 6 design flaw and the ensuing court proceeding shows you can legally expect it to last for just one year.
Jason Koebler
9.14.17
china

This Year’s Bird Flu Outbreak Killed a Record 281 People In China

This year's outbreak is more deadly than every other year combined.
Carter Sherman
9.11.17
Questions

How Long Could Humans Live If We Cured All Disease?

Unfortunately it's a very big "if."
Corin Faife
5.3.17
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