James Barrat

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Spillover: Zika, Ebola & Beyond - Attempting to Understand and Prevent Epidemics
Zika and Ebola--like rabies, dengue, and other killer viruses--reside in animals and spill over into humans. Today, spillover diseases are more common, and we are more vulnerable. Now, scientists are on the hunt for deadly diseases, hoping to stop them…
Rise of the Black Pharaohs
Around 800 BC, Kush, a little-known subject state of Egypt, rose up and conquered the Egyptians, enthroned its own Pharaohs, and ruled over the empire of King Tut for nearly 100 years. This unlikely chapter of history has been buried…