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‘Bird’ Flu May Be More Common in Humans, But Less Deadly

Future Unclear for Kids Paralyzed After EV-D68 Infection

By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 23 (HealthDay News) — The avian flu, which killed almost 60 percent of those known to be infected, actually struck many more people worldwide but didn’t make them very sick, a new analysis finds. The actual fatality rate of the H5N1 flu strain, therefore, …

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Frozen bird found in Siberia is 46,000 years old

Is it a dog or is it a wolf? 18,000-year-old frozen puppy leaves scientists baffled

Buried and frozen in permafrost near the village of Belaya Gora in north-eastern Siberia, the bird was discovered by local fossil ivory hunters, who passed it on to a team of experts, including Nicolas Dussex and Love Dalén from the Swedish Museum of Natural History, for testing. Radiocarbon dating revealed …

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Season 6’s “The View From Halfway Down” Bird Explained

Season 6's "The View From Halfway Down" Bird Explained

The season 6 penultimate episode of BoJack Horseman brought back several characters who met their demise during the show’s run. Season 6, episode 15, “The View From Halfway Down” did not disappoint longtime viewers, as it both continued the show’s tradition of saving the season’s most heart-wrenching episode for the penultimate slot, and also …

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