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High-Containment Labs (podcast)

To protect the public’s health, scientists working on things like anthrax and bird flu keep those diseases in “high-containment labs.” Yet, government agencies have mistakenly shipped live samples of anthrax from such labs, raising some serious management questions. 49 more words

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Plum Island

Lyme Disease on Plum Island: Fringe Conspiracy Theory or Government Cover-up?
By Smaranda Dumitru

As an animal disease center Plum Island has been the focus of many dark government conspiracies, from top secret biological weapon experimentation during the Cold War to the working ground for Nazi scientists recruited after World War II. 1,770 more words

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The Mystery Of Plum Island

Could the mysterious creature that washed up near the town of Montauk, New York actually be connected to secret animal testing on nearby Plum Island?

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Monsters & Myths

An Island Full of Surprises (Part II)

Part 2 of a two-part series on Plum Island by John Turner of the Preserve Plum Island Coalition. Here’s part 1. 580 more words

Endangered Lands

New on 500px : Plum Island by rjdavies30 by rjdavies30

I had to walk out onto the salt marshes to get this shot. It was, as you’d imagine, pretty wet. It was an interesting sunset though… 6 more words

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Seacoast State of Mind

It began with Encyclopedia Brown and Judy Bolton.  An obligatory Agatha Christie phase ensued.  Then it was on to Sam Spade, Adam Dagliesh, Perry Mason, Lew Archer, Philip Marlowe, Sherlock Holmes . 369 more words

Love And Loss