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Health Officer advises public to stay informed on Bird Flu

  Monday, April 15, 2013, Noon (Press Release) Update on Bird Flu in China Current Situation: On April 1, 2013, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported three human infections with a novel avian influenza A (H7N9) virus in China.  These are the first known human infections with this avian influenza strain. The virus has also […]

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Dust from the Gobi Desert clouds Owens Valley

Why has our air looked so hazy since last Friday? It was made in China, you might say, and blown across the globe to California. Hard to believe, but Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District Director Ted Schade confirmed it. NASA documented by satellite the Gobi Desert phenomenon. Schade said that in the Spring […]

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