H7N9 bird flu virus capable of airborne transmission

One strain of the H7N9 bird flu virus appears to spread easily through the air between ferrets, which are a good model for how the virus may spread in humans, a new study from China says. Researchers tested transmission of five strains of H7N9, all taken from people who got sick with the virus. …One […]

First case of bird flu ‘spreading between humans’

Chinese scientists on Wednesday reported the first likely case of direct person-to-person transmission of the H7N9 bird flu virus that has killed over 40 people since March. The development was “worrying” and should be closely watched, the team wrote in the British online journal bmj.com, but stressed that the virus, believed to jump from birds […]

Bradley Manning lawyer in struggle to have government documents released

ShareThis Bradley Manning lawyer in struggle to have government documents released 03 Jun 2012 The US government is in possession of 250,000 pages of documents relating to the transmission of state secrets to whistleblower website WikiLeaks, which it is refusing to disclose to defence lawyers representing the alleged source of the leaks, Bradley Manning. Manning’s […]

CDC Warns That New Swine Flu Strain Has ‘Pandemic Potential’

[Yeah, especially when you make it so.] 22 Feb 2012 A paper published Tuesday by scientists at the Centers for Disease Control suggests a new swine flu virus has the potential to cause an outbreak. The A(H3N2)v swine flu strain that has infected at least 18 Americans since Sept. 2010 has shown the potential for […]

Podcast: Eugenics, Activism, Iran, Israel, and More with Bob Tuskin, Shepard Ambellas, and Mark Glenn

Bob Tuskin Radio Show | Last night Bob Tuskin, of the Bob Tuskin Radio Show, was joined by Shepard Ambellas and Mark Glenn to discuss a variety of pertinent issues.Topics covered in this transmission include chemtrails, eugenics, activism, possible war with Iran, and much more              

Bird flu mutation sparks fears of deadly pandemic

A group of US scientists warns that current research runs the risk of releasing a virus that could kill half the world’s population. 04 Feb 2012 At a public meeting at the New York Academy of Sciences on Thursday night, some of the country’s leading virus experts debated the censorship of research into bird flu. […]