The Dangerous Collision of Climate and Ancient Pathogens
Posted 06 May 2017 - 09:36 AM
This is a very interesting article that discusses the affect of the thawing permafrost on ancient pathogens and also discusses long buried bacteria in deep crystals.
It's an interesting facet of how thawing permafrost could launch a new scramble for antibiotics and antiviral treatment. So, a long dead Neanderthal man buried in permafrost could come back to life in some very deadly ways.