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The most predictable disaster in the history of the human race

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#21 Bact PhD

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Posted 29 October 2019 - 05:55 PM

 LFC, on 29 October 2019 - 04:16 PM, said:

Where do they get their actual data? My guess is that the CDC and USAID are the ultimate sources.

That, and published literature in the areas of epidemiology and microbiology (and related areas).
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