The Roman Republic Was Teetering. Then a Volcano Erupted 6,000 Miles Away.

“Scientists have linked historical political instability to a number of volcanic events, the latest involving an eruption in the Aleutian Islands.“ The Roman Republic Was Teetering. Then a Volcano Erupted 6,000 Miles Away. – The New York Times

Wildlife Trade Spreads Coronaviruses as Animals Get to Market

“DNA tests show an increase in the number of animals with positive tests for some coronaviruses from the time they are trapped until they arrive on someone’s dinner plate.“ Wildlife Trade Spreads Coronaviruses as Animals Get to Market – The New York Times