Monthly Archives: January 2018

Two Rabies Cases, two different outcomes

There were two recent events involving children getting infected with rabies. Brazilian Mateus dos Santos da Silva, 14, was one of three children from the same family who contracted the disease in November last year after vampire bats bit them. … Continue reading

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On Climate Change and Science Denialism

Last week, three major climate-related events occurred. South Africa’s interior suffered under a heatwave. Australia was struck by a heatwave so intense that flying foxes fell out of trees dead as the heat had literally cooked their brains. In addition, … Continue reading

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