10 Epidemics Waiting to Happen (That You Won’t Enjoy)
Who loves a good epidemic? Not…not anyone. Like the VH1 Top 20 Video Countdown, only kind of more disgusting. Mira Grant, author of Parasite, Symbiont, and the bestselling Newsflesh trilogy, presents the Top 10 Future Epidemic Countdown! Remember, good hygiene and vaccination can protect you from many potential illnesses, as can adherence to basic quarantine procedures. Don’t panic, plan. And don’t use an outbreak as an excuse to be an asshole.
10 Unforgettable Banned Books
In recognition of Banned Books Week, we looked at what a few of the most frequently challenged science fiction and fantasy books had to say about the tyranny of censorship and the importance of literature. Here are some of our favorite quotes! If you feel so inclined, please seek out one of these challenged books or explore other works by these authors. The choice is yours after-all!
5 Reasons Your Zombie Survival Plan Is Doomed To Fail
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that everyone has at some time or another thought about their Zombie Preparedness Plan. But guess what? That finely crafted contingency plan of yours is ultimately DOOMED to fail. In the event of the actual zombie apocalypse, 90% of us are screwed and here’s why.
The 10 Most Awesome Parasites (That You Don't Want)
It's time for a parasitism party! Like the VH1 Top 20 Video Countdown, only kind of more disgusting. Mira Grant, author of Parasite and the bestselling Newsflesh trilogy, presents the Top 10 Parasite Countdown! Remember, parasites are a vital part of the ecosystem, and should be treated with respect...generally from a safe distance. Some parasites have no effect on humans. Others can kill you. With AWESOME.