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Save Yourself From The Zombie Apocalypse By Turning Your Home Into A Biolab

The Walking Dead season four screenshot courtesy of AMC

Do you use a gun, a sword, a series of elaborate traps involving wild animals, or something else to defeat the zombie horde at your door? Whatever your weapon of choice, I think the great zombie weapon debate misses a crucial point–to even think about battling zombies, you first have to prevent becoming one. Over [...]

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The Walking Dead Shuffles Into Science Education With Bolts, Brains, and a Physics Quiz


In what has to be a win for science communication, AMC—the cable network behind the wildly successful zombie comic adaptation The Walking Dead—has decided to partner with an online instruction company and the University of California-Irvine to create a zombie-themed interdisciplinary course. Entitled Society, Science, Survival: Lessons from AMC’s The Walking Dead, the free online [...]

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