Tag: Indonesia

U.S. Looking Past Ebola To Prepare For Next Outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) — The next Ebola or the next SARS. Maybe even the next HIV. Even before the Ebola epidemic in West Africa is brought under control, public health officials are girding for the next health disaster. “It’s really urgent that we address the weak links and blind spots around the world,” Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, told The Associated Press. “Ebola is a powerful reminder that a health threat anywhere can affect us.” Ebola sprang from one of those blind spots, in an area that lacks the health systems needed to...

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Total Lunar Eclipse On Wednesday

It’s been an exciting year so far with honeymoons and super moons and in October we have a chance to see a crimson red eclipse so get ready for a big show. A total lunar eclipse will take place on Wednesday October 8th. It is the second of two total lunar eclipses in 2014. The eclipse will be visible in its entirety over the northern pacific. Viewers in North America will experience the eclipse after midnight on Wednesday, October 8, and the eclipse will be visible from the western pacific, Australia, entire Indonesia, Japan and eastern Asia after sunset...

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