Hundreds of elephants are dying in Botswana. The beginnings of another viral pandemic?

The elephant in Botswana stricken by an unknown pathogen possibly one which is zoonotic. Tests are being carried out. There are fears that it could be the beginnings of another pandemic

Northern Botswana has been a good home for elephants. However, an aerial survey on May 25 of this year told wildlife researchers that a mysterious illness had stricken them. They counted 196 carcasses of elephants across the landscape. There was no clue as to their …

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