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Deer in 24 states infected with chronic wasting disease

Deer in 24 states infected with chronic wasting disease

By Susannah Cullinane, CNN

Updated 6:19 AM ET, Sat February 16, 2019

Chronic wasting disease has been detected in wild deer, elk or moose  269 more words

Fearful Sights In Diverse Places

The Hidden Realm - Once Upon A Happy Time (One)

Samantha Dunham stood in front of the fully decorated Christmas tree. White lights sparkled brightly in the darkened living room. She crossed her arms as her eyes glazed in remembrance of a life she had just a few short days earlier. 287 more words

Fiction

Severance

Title: Severance
Author: Ling Ma
Format: E-book
Price: $13.99
Condition: New
When: February 10th, 2019
Where: Kobo
Synopsis: Candace Chen is working away at an unfulfilling job as the head of the Bible division at her NYC-based publisher when the world ends, a curious fungal pandemic creeping its way through the population as she remains immune. 204 more words

Fiction

The Pen Name Apocalypse

I’ve been threatening to reveal a pen name or two for a little while and Valentine’s Day seemed like the perfect opportunity.

One year after I was in Alaska, I had sudden withdrawal symptoms, together with a heavy injection of apocalyptic “things”, like the lawn, stuff that needing fixing around the house, more grass and everything that had nothing to do with what I like to think of adventure. 124 more words

Alaska

FDA Announces Emergency Approval of In Vitro Diagnostic Device Ebola Detection in Congo

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recent approval of an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) (the “Authorization”) for an in vitro diagnostic device for detection of Ebola virus (species Zaire ebolavirus and hereafter referred to as Ebola virus) reminds Americans and their health care organizations the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo remains a public health concern for the U.S. 2,587 more words

Health Care

The Hidden Realm - An Empty Bed (Prologue)

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The woman stared at the tiny bed.

An empty bed.

It once belonged to her son, Joey.

The teddy bear laid in the pile of sheets. 128 more words

Fiction

My board gaming life begins…

I have always been a fan of video games since I was old enough to hold a controller, however, most of these were single player solo games, which I always enjoyed as I am quite a shy, solitary persona and have always preferred to be on my own most of the time. 1,485 more words