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Frog slime could protect us against future flu epidemic

Frog slime could protect us against future flu epidemic

“‘Potent’ new molecule in frog slime may give us new way to beat flu epidemics, say boffins,” The Sun reports. Researchers looked at secretions from the skin of a south Indian frog called Hydrophylax bahuvistara. They found it contained a peptide (a short chain of amino acids) which could kill certain flu viruses in the [...]

April 19, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Frog slime could protect us against future flu epidemic

Pepe the Frog meme branded a ‘hate symbol’

Pepe the Frog meme branded a ‘hate symbol’

Online cartoon Pepe the Frog has been added to the Anti-Defamation League (ADL)’s database of hate symbols. Other logos cited as offensive by the ADL include the Swastika and the “Blood Drop Cross” of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK). The anti-bigotry group said “racists and haters” had “taken a popular internet meme and twisted it”. [...]

October 5, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Pepe the Frog meme branded a ‘hate symbol’