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Malaria in South Africa

In March 2017, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) received official reports of possible locally-transmitted cases of malaria detected in non-endemic areas of Limpopo, North West, and Gauteng Provinces. 132 kata lagi


Straining Credibility In The Congo

I’ve just finished watching a very interesting documentary on a couple of Cannabis strain-hunters on a mission to discover a new Landrace Congo strain, and although these guys are well-respected in the Cannabis community and have made a lot of money with their seed business, I have to say that the documentary reveals an extraordinary level of naivete, even foolhardiness, and really just plain stupidity. 1.318 kata lagi

Evidently not

I once visited a place in southern Italy called Paestum, which used to be a major Greek settlement long before the Romans came along. It’s now just a bunch of ruins, except for three relics: a trio of extraordinary temples that still stand much as they did when the place was abandoned. 960 kata lagi

Three weeks in the Congo

The fan overhead whirled slowly… Way too slowly to make any difference in this stifling humidity. In front of me stood two big white guys, obscuring my view of the rest of the queue, sweat patches already forming on the back of their shirts. 2.867 kata lagi

[Commentary] George W. Bush - Africa's Biggest American Ally

George W. Bush has been one of the most controversial presidents in recent American history, with his incredibly low approval ratings at the end of his presidency reflecting Americans frustration with war in the Middle East and an economy in dire straits. 678 kata lagi


Blame The E.P.A. T-shirts

If you’re dying from Malaria, contact the Environmental Protection Agency. In the year 1972, under the guise of children’s health and in a patently false distortion of science, the E.P.A. 34 kata lagi


New method for producing leading #antimalarial drug

Researchers at Cardiff University have devised a new way of creating a drug commonly used as the first line of defence against malaria around the world. 438 kata lagi