Viruses Quotes

If an alien visited Earth, they would take some note of humans, but prob...

If an alien visited Earth, they would take some note of humans, but probably spend most of their time trying to understand the dominant form of life on our planet - microorganisms like bacteria and viruses. ...Nathan Wolfe
📅︎ Mar 11
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“We cut the trees; we kill the animals or cage them and send them to marke...

“We cut the trees; we kill the animals or cage them and send them to markets. We disrupt ecosystems, and we shake viruses loose from their natural hosts. When that happens, they need a new host. Often, we are it.” ~David Quammen
📅︎ Mar 18
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For the first time in history, we can track the evolution o...

For the first time in history, we can track the evolution of a pandemic real-time... Influenza viruses are notorious for their rapid mutation a unpredictable behavior. ...Margaret Chan
📅︎ Feb 16
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"I think it says something about human nature that the only fo...

"I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far [computer viruses] are purely destructive. We've created life in our own image." — Stephen Hawking
📅︎ Nov 23
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"Net neutrality is the principle that I...

"Net neutrality is the principle that Internet speeds should be limited only by the viruses you downloaded looking at porn."
📅︎ Jul 17
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I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says somethin...

I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We've created life in our own image. -- Stephen Hawking
📅︎ Dec 25
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