In what may be the weirdest sentence of the day - scientists may be able to modify Anthrax to cure cancer. Yeah - the same bacteria that attacks the skin, intestines, and lungs may be able to cure, or help in the fight against, cancer!
A costume company is now selling an Ebola Containment Suit Halloween costume. It includes a white biohazard suit and mask, blue latex gloves, and safety goggles. You'll have to buy your own yellow boots to go with it.
With the World Health Organization now reporting as many as 1,600 cases of Ebola in West Africa, a confirmed case in Atlanta, and a possible case in Manhattan, I think all of us have wondered what are the chances of Ebola spreading to Idaho?