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The dangers of driving

i read a rather “interesting” article in today’s Telegraph, an extract from ex-Stig Ben Colllins’ book ‘How to Drive.’ Two bits struck me:

Car crashes kill 50% more people than malaria. 31 more words

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The Cure Which Will Help 200million People

Each year around the globe about 200 million people are affected by malaria, less than a million die as a result of it- mainly kids under the age of 5 in the sub-Saharan regions of Africa. 300 more words


A Collection of Vector Ecology Resources

I came across Dynamic Ecology’s https://dynamicecology.wordpress.com/2013/10/08/videos-for-teaching-ecology/ list of videos on all things ecological and thought I would try and do the same for the world of vector biology/ecology. 562 more words



It’s Why Am Damn disappointed!

* I wrote this piece at 3 .am after the Incident. I couldn’t just sleep anymore!

The Last time i read a horror story it went like “The last man on earth sat alone in the silence of the room. 993 more words


Dear Jack: Webisode 6 of Jack-Man, “The Juggler Strikes Back” (Featuring Best Fiends)

4 years, 6 months.

Dear Jack,

You and I made 4 new webisodes of our exciting new superhero webseries, Jack-Man, over Memorial Day weekend.

The most recent is Webisode 6, entitled “The Juggler Strikes Back”. 374 more words


Blue marble health and “the big three diseases”: HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria

An analysis of information released by the World Health Organization reveals that the concepts of blue marble health extend beyond neglected tropical diseases to also include “the big three diseases”: HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. 12 more words

Blue Marble Health

Ezra Klein: Bill Gates's Fearful Obsession, Spanish Flu – 'Today, Would Kill More Than 33 Million People in 250 Days'

Vox — I. Bill Gates is an optimist.

Ask him, and he’ll tell you himself. “I’m very optimistic,” he says. See?

And why shouldn’t Bill Gates be an optimist? 131 more words