MERS Virus is on the Rampage The MERS virus is on the rampage. While it began in the Middle East, now it has spread all that way to the Netherlands.
May 17 2014, 6:33am CDT
TED Videos Are The Perfect Antidote To Viral Videos While my Facebook feed races to the lowest common denominator, I’m happily reminded that TED talks continue to resist this downward viral video trend. They are the perfect antidote because they are properly viral....
May 7 2014, 4:33am CDT
MERS Virus: Egypt Reports First Case of MERS virus One case of deadly MERS virus has now been confirmed in Egypt while 26 more cases are confirmed in Saudi Arabia. The deadly MERS epidemic started in Saudi Arabia and has spread to the surrounding nations.
Apr 28 2014, 6:46am CDT
MERS Virus is on the Rise The MERS virus is on the rise in several countries of the Middle East. The deadly epidemic started in Saudi Arabia and has spread to the surrounding nations.
Apr 15 2014, 4:06am CDT
HIV Prevention Shot Finally Arrived An HIV prevention shot may just have finally arrived for the salvation of those infected with the AIDS virus. But the only problem is that it works in the case of monkeys and is yet to be tested in human beings.
Mar 5 2014, 8:49am CST
Pig Virus Spreads in Canada A rare breed of pig virus has spread in Canada infecting and killing over a million piglets. Though it is not harmful to humans, the epidemic disease has raised fears of the decimation of the farm animal population.
Jan 30 2014, 6:47am CST
We Are The Boss: The Surprising Science of Self Control You are not running the show—that’s one of bigger lessons from the cutting edge of biology.
In recent years, scientists have identified over 100,000 viral elements in your genome, compared to the 20,000 human protein...
Dec 23 2013, 9:07am CST
Two Men Cured of HIV by Bone Marrow Transplants Recent developments on a cure for AIDS have been sparking hopes. Two men were cured of the disease by means of bone marrow transplants. The HIV virus failed to show up anywhere in their physiology after the transplants.
Jul 3 2013, 10:08am CDT
Norovirus Yellowstone Outbreak There have been reports of an outbreak of the notorious Norovirus in Yellowstone National Park. Over 200 people have been infected and are showing various symptoms related to the illness.
Jun 24 2013, 4:54am CDT
UK Researcher Infects Self with Computer Virus This story is not nearly as cool as you might think. We aren’t looking at the Lawn Mower man here. A researcher in the UK took one of the ID chips that people use to identify lost pets and infected it with a computer...
May 26 2010, 10:35am CDT
Viruses genetically engineered to build Car Batteries MIT researches work on batteries built by viruses. Prof. Angela Belcher and her team built a lithium-ion battery which uses genetically engineered viruses to create the negatively charged anode and positively charged...
Apr 3 2009, 3:00am CDT
Hospital PC Virus Stops Treatment of People A computer virus infected the networks and systems of three major hospitals including Barts, Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel and The London Chest Hospital in Bethnal Green Monday. The virus that infected the...
Nov 19 2008, 6:33am CST
ISS Computers Infected with Virus NASA has confirmed that a computer virus has been carried aboard the ISS in a laptop computer. The malicious virus steals computer passwords and is called W32.Gammima.AG and was hiding inside laptops brought to the...
Aug 27 2008, 8:56am CDT
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