How we can hijack the media, in four easy lessons
Love it, hate it, good story, bad story... the media are going to keep reporting on ME/CFS no matter what. But isn’t it time that we saw that coverage as an opportunity?
Discuss the article on the Forums.

Global Viral Forecasting

Discussion in 'Media, Interviews, Blogs, Talks, Events about XMRV' started by Sing, Oct 18, 2011.

  1. Sing

    Sing Senior Member

    Messages:
    1,551
    Likes:
    1,052
    New England
    You can listen to an interview on NPR with Nathan Wolf, a microbiologist who started Global Viral Forecasting and wrote, The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age.
    This is about the new viruses and retroviruses. I am just tuning into the show, so I can't report further, but I think this would be of interest. Check it out on Fresh Air, Tuesday, October 18.

    http://www.npr.org/programs/fresh-air/
     
  2. Sing

    Sing Senior Member

    Messages:
    1,551
    Likes:
    1,052
    New England
    So now I listened to the whole program. Thought is was very well done--I recommend it. A few ideas: Most of the viruses and retroviruses which affect us come from animals. And, they have identified
    a number of new retroviruses. And, there are any number of unidentified viruses and retroviruses out there, most of which do not harm us.
     

See more popular forum discussions.

Share This Page