How Nigeria Avoided An Ebola Outbreak
Nigeria and Senegal have been able to keep themselves free of the fatally dangerous ebola disease spread, stopping a massive urban outbreak in one of the largest cities in the entire continent of Africa. How? It wasn’t a quick-fix, but constant vigilance. Kim Horcher, John Iadarola, and Andy Riesmeyer (Host of Dweebcast) discuss!
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Thank These Ancient Fish For The First Sex Act
The sex now enjoyed frequently by human beings began 385 million years ago in a Scottish lake, say researchers. Placoderms, specifically Microbrachius dicki, developed bony genitals to transfer sperm, diverging from other fertilization methods previously used. Was it sexy? Probably not. But these earliest vertebrate ancestors of humans probably deserve some amount of thanks. Kim Horcher, John Iadarola, and Andy Riesmeyer (Host of Dweebcast)