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All Posts Tagged With: "pandemic"

World Links: Mexico Shuts Down; May Day Protest Turn Violent Berlin, Istanbul

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 1st, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Pakistani Military in Buner, 7/7 Suspects Cleared in the U.K.

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Apr 28th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Swine Flu Kills 149 in Mexico, 40 Killed and 55,000 displaced in Pakistan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Apr 27th, 2009 | Comments

H5N1 – Killer Flu: Photo Essay: Medical Science’s Battle Against Influenza

Learn more about influenza and science's struggle against it in the Photo Essay.

Sep 20th, 2005 | Comments

H5N1 – Killer Flu: Essay: The Next Pandemic?

Scientists have long forecast the appearance of an influenza virus capable of infecting 40 percent of the world's human population and killing unimaginable numbers. Recently, a new strain, H5N1 avian influenza, has shown all the earmarks of becoming that disease. Until now, it has largely been confined to certain bird species, but that may be changing.

Sep 20th, 2005 | Comments

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AIDS Warriors: Video: Full Episode

WIDE ANGLE explores the role of Angola's military, the only functioning arm of the state, in its bold attempt to combat the AIDS pandemic.

Jul 24th, 2003 | Comments

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