indoor chicken farm
Avian Flu Case Numbers Soar in Europe
The Scientist spoke with the UK’s chief veterinary officer, Christine Middlemiss, about this winter’s high bird flu prevalence, the effects of the disease, and efforts to combat it.
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Avian Flu Case Numbers Soar in Europe
Avian Flu Case Numbers Soar in Europe

The Scientist spoke with the UK’s chief veterinary officer, Christine Middlemiss, about this winter’s high bird flu prevalence, the effects of the disease, and efforts to combat it.

The Scientist spoke with the UK’s chief veterinary officer, Christine Middlemiss, about this winter’s high bird flu prevalence, the effects of the disease, and efforts to combat it.

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swans
The Spying Egg
Jef Akst | Aug 15, 2012
Scientists place a silicon-filled computerized egg in a swan nest to learn about the birds’ hatching process.