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Links I liked, Sep 17 – Sep 24 (Christian atheists, artificial viruses, cul-de-sac neighborhood design)

1. Tom Holland: Why I was wrong about Christianity

A self described “Christian atheist” historian realizes that many of the ethical positions he holds dear are not shared across humanity, but the result of the West’s Christian history. 393 more words

Religion

Types of Malware

Malware is a computer program used to perform malicious tasks. In simple words, malware is a combination of two words – malicious and software. Once installed on a target computer, hackers can potentially gain total control over someone’s data of them. 288 more words

Adenovirus - bug of the week

Adenovirus overview -2016-path-north; Prepared for our weekly pathology teaching round by one of our registrars.

Reference

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Viruses

Protect Your Data From Ransomware With These 5 Steps

So it seems that ransomware is once again rearing it’s ugly head and beginning to be a problem.  I have posted about this before, and odds are, I will post about it again.   100 more words

Pressed

DEATH LURKS FROM THE TROPICAL RAIN FOREST: BAS-CONGO VIRUS

SOMEWHERE BETWEEN EBOLA AND RABIES: ENOUGH CRUEL AND VERY DANGEROUS

NEW AFRICAN PLAGUE?

“We torture and kill two billion sentient living beings every week. 10,000 entire species are wiped out every year because of the actions of one, and we are now facing the sixth mass extinction in cosmological history. 1,040 more words

Biological Terrorism

Zika - A "Pandemic in Progress"

Although there is controversy as to whether viruses can be classified as living organisms because they do not have the ability to metabolize on their own, I have been convinced that they are… 478 more words

It’s Gone Viral!

Viruses are everywhere. There are 1033 of the teensy buggers on the planet. Just the weight of those in the ocean equals 75 million blue whales. 520 more words

Quasi-Hypothesis Quasi-Scientist