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Friday, September 25, 2020

Video Explains Why Pandemics Start In China

China, Wildlife, Coronavirus

The first outbreak of SARS in 2003 seems like the progenitor of a much large scale pandemic that enveloped the world in 2020. This short infographic video by Vox explained why the wildlife trade contributed to the rise of new pathogens. The way wildlife is farmed on an industrial scale resulting in unnatural interactions and intermingling of microbes or pathogens from these animals lead to transmission in humans. The origin of this multi-billion dollar industry can be traced back during the time of the economic reformation of CPP during the late 70s. 


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  1. It was so heartbreaking news for me. People should take care of themselves. We should maintain social distance and should sensitize our hand every 20 minutes. Quality seat cushions