Friday Weird Science: HALLOWEEN MAD SCIENCE EDITION. The Zombiefying Parasite!

Oct 29 2010 Published by under Friday Weird Science, Uncategorized


I'm always a little disappointed when Halloween falls on such a prosaic night as a Sunday night. Also, in this new, urban environment, I'll admit I don't have the first idea of how to handle trick or treaters.

So you are getting Halloween TODAY!

Here, Sci got you candy!

And now, your ZOMBIE PARASITE:

No no, not the kitten. It's IN the kitten. Berdoy, Webster, and MacDonald, "Fatal attraction in rats infected with Toxoplasma gondii." Proceedings of the Biological Academy of Sciences, 2000.

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