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# anthrax - Monday 9 October, 2017

Anthrax is being blamed for the sudden deaths of over 100 hippos in Namibia
# Dead In The Water
# Dead In The Water

Anthrax is being blamed for the sudden deaths of over 100 hippos in Namibia

Oct 9th 2017, 3:29 PM 16,588 Views 14 Comments

Despite its notoriety as a biological weapon, anthrax is a bacterial disease that can be fatal for African wildlife.

# anthrax - Thursday 28 May, 2015

The US military accidentally shipped live anthrax around the country
# Accident
# Accident

The US military accidentally shipped live anthrax around the country

May 28th 2015, 7:57 AM 9,542 Views 17 Comments

The Pentagon and health officials said the incident posed no threat to public health.

# anthrax - Friday 20 June, 2014

Fear as 86 workers in US lab exposed to anthrax
# Accident
# Accident

Fear as 86 workers in US lab exposed to anthrax

Jun 20th 2014, 9:04 PM 13,842 Views 14 Comments

The workers have been given antibiotics and are being monitored for signs of illness.

# anthrax - Monday 30 July, 2012

HSE warns of heroin which could be contaminated with anthrax
# Drug Abuse
# Drug Abuse

HSE warns of heroin which could be contaminated with anthrax

Jul 30th 2012, 5:22 PM 6,710 Views 62 Comments

There are fears that a batch of heroin contaminated with anthrax could be about to reach Irish shores.

# anthrax - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 22nd 2012, 11:00 AM 90 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# anthrax - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

US to pay anthrax attack victim's family $2.5m
# Anthrax Attacks
# Anthrax Attacks

US to pay anthrax attack victim's family $2.5m

Nov 29th 2011, 3:52 PM 1,496 Views 1 Comment

Five people died and 17 others fell ill as a result of the anthrax letter campaign in 2001.