A man in his 40s, described as “a very large man”, died Saturday morning after breaching a TSA security checkpoint at the Honolulu International Airport at the commuter terminal where Island Air and Mokulele airlines operate.
Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, Bill Gates warned about a possible future global epidemic deadly illness based on a fast-moving airborne pathogen “originate on the computer screen of a terrorist intent on using genetic engineering to create a synthetic version of the smallpox virus” which could kill more than 30 million people in less than a year.
A passenger train accident occurred Saturday in Belgium: at least one person has been killed and about 25 injured in derailment. Two people are in critical condition. The accident happened as the train was departing Leuven station at a slow speed heading towards the capital Brussels, in the transition area a few hundred meters past the platform.
Good news: an University College London’s medical study has found that new super-strength antibiotics could be developed to kill drug-resistant bacteria in minutes. It’s about modifying existing antibiotics and this…