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Fatal Bacteria

About 1500 years ago in the year 541 A.D. in Europe, a menacing disease, the bubonic plague, spread to and killed approximately 50 million people. The plague, a fatal disease characterized by fever, chills, muscle aches, and extreme fatigue, spread … Keep Reading


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Captivating Crustacean

Arguably one of the most fascinating creatures in the sea, the peacock mantis shrimp, or Odontodacylus scyllarus, is a particularly unique crustacean. Named for its hard shell that bursts with an array of striking hues, this peacock mantis has a … Keep Reading


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