How we cope with seasonal flu—and flu vaccination rates—can teach us a lot about how we’d fare in a deadly epidemic or bioterror attack, writes Laura Kahn, a general internist with Princeton University's Program on Science and Global Security. Taking the US as an example,…
Risky Resurrections: A Pox on All Our Houses?
March 26, 2019
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Bill Gates on Bioterrorism: Get Prepared
February 21, 2017
“The next epidemic has a good chance of originating on a computer screen,” Bill Gates told Munich Security Conference attendees on Saturday.