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!

(The full size bars were always the very sought after thing when I was a kid)

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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