"He Thinks He’s Untouchable”: Sexual Harassment Case Exposes Renowned Ebola Scientist
Michael Katze, famous for his studies of Ebola and the flu, ran a lab at the University of Washington where intoxication and sexual harassment went unchecked, and where he misused public resources for personal gain, according to two investigations obtained by BuzzFeed News.
Scientists Are Angry About How Long It’s Taken Lawmakers To Get Zika Money
As the Zika virus heads north, a billion dollar battle over Zika funding is playing out in Washington D.C. Scientists are angry at how long it’s taken. UPDATE: Late on Wednesday night, the House passed its Zika funding bill in a 281-184 vote.
Un étudiant niçois risque une sanction après s’être absenté pour... lutter contre Ebola
Pour être parti en Guinée aider les secouristes à enrayer la propagation du virus Ebola, cet étudiant infirmier de la Croix-Rouge à Nice est passé en conseil de discipline. Contactée par BuzzFeed France, sa directrice trouve normal de le sanctionner.
5 Thoughts That Led To Daniel Berehulak's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photo
In September 2014, photojournalist Daniel Berehulak snapped a photo of 8-year-old James Dorbor being rushed to an Ebola treatment centre in Liberia. Last week, Berehulak was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in the Feature Photography category.
Africa At Risk Of Ebola Flare-Up, WHO Leaders Say
Although fewer than 40 confirmed Ebola cases remain in West Africa, “success is not assured” in keeping the deadly disease under control, said World Health Organization officials. A $171 million funding shortfall could prevent officials from stamping out the epidemic for good.
Long Island Officials Investigating Whether Con Man Sal Pane Bribed Medical Examiner Workers
An anonymous letter alleges that Bio-Recovery Corp., the company linked to con man Sal Pane, paid Long Island medical examiner workers for tips on newly deceased bodies. A BuzzFeed News investigation exposed other Pane antics last fall.