Prophecy Sign: Pestilence, plagues and disease
In the meantime, diseases of all stripes are making their way through general populations all over the world. Pestilences in various places as the bible predicted.
There will be great earthquakes, famines and pestilences in various places, and fearful events and great signs from heaven. Luke 21:11 NIV
Virus that 'makes humans more stupid' discovered
A virus that infects human brains and makes us more stupid has been discovered, according to scientists in the
The algae virus, never before observed in healthy people, was found to affect
cognitive functions including visual processing and spatial awareness. Scientists
and the Johns Hopkins
stumbled upon the discovery when they were undertaking an unrelated study into
throat microbes. Surprisingly, the researchers found University of Nebraska DNA
in the throats of healthy individuals that matched the DNA
of a virus known to infect green algae.
A pill to make you smart? Scientists' breakthrough in unlocking the brain's potential by returning it to child-like state
It sounds like something out of a film, but scientists may have discovered a way to make you smarter – by reverting the brain to a “plastic” child-like state. Researchers at Stanford University experimented by interfering with PirB, a protein expressed in animal brain cells that allows skills to be recalled but which also hampers the ability to learn new skills, and realised they could disrupt the receptor’s regular function, allowing the brain to make faster connections.
Hemorrhagic fever spreads in
Guangxi villagers stricken by disease that causes strange lumps and boils to appear on the body
Ebola Finds New Hotspots Outside Liberian Capital
Ebola cases in
show sharp rise