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We Finally Have an Extremely Effective Ebola Vaccine

A novel method of testing got a "100 percent" success rate.<p>A new vaccine for the Ebola virus has shown an "efficacy of 100 percent" in stopping the deadly disease, potentially offering a final defeat of a scourge that has haunted humanity for forty years.<p>Funded by the World Health Organization, …

Ebola Virus Mutation: Disease Deadlier Than Ever To Humans

Scientists discovered that the strain of Ebola responsible for the late 2013 outbreak in West Africa, the deadliest in the virus' history, may have …

We Blew It With Ebola. Scientists Don't Want That to Happen Again

In the early days of the Ebola outbreak, the World Health Organization’s response was so lackadaisical it screwed up even the chlorine. The …

10 Essential Filmmaking Tools Under $100

Filmmaking can be an expensive career, but there are certainly deals to be had. Come in under budget with these 10 filmmaking tools that are as …

Videography

Take One Minute to Learn How to Correct White-Balance in Premiere Pro

Finding out that your white balance was set incorrectly can lead to a sinking feeling.<p>Not because it's impossible or even difficult to correct, but …

Audio Hiss Noise Reduction

Edelkrone FocusOne Pro - A Unique New Follow Focus System

Edelkrone’s FocusOne Pro is a unique take on the traditional follow focus system, giving camera operators a better view of the focus marker.<p>Unlike …

Understanding Exposure - ISO, Aperture and Shutter Speed Explained

When you think of the craft or art of photography, you must immediately think of exposure. Exposure is a critical element that determines what is …

Shutter Speed

Don't Be Afraid of Manual Focus

If you’re a beginner in the wonderful world of photography, if you’ve never used an older film camera, or a combination of both, you might be …

Digital Photography

Camera Focus

Focus is, in itself, is a fundamental element to photography, and while focusing for still photography is one of the first steps you learned as a new …

Photography

The Noobs Guide to DSLR filming and Camera Equipment.

Episode 132 of DSLR FILM NOOB podcast is up. Devin from Devocut.com joins me to discuss New CPU’s Premiere updates, the Panasonic GH5, GoPro Fusion, …

How to achieve a Film Look - DSLR film making

Maps That Prove You Don't Really Know Earth

US Ready to Test Ebola Vaccines in West Africa

Federal health officials plan to start testing vaccines against Ebola in Liberia in the coming weeks, to be followed by trials in Sierra Leone, as well. And they hope to begin testing soon some of the most promising treatments for Ebola, including a drug grown in tobacco plants.<p>The vaccine trials …

Disease

UK government feared terrorists would weaponise Ebola

Ministry of Defence releases report from late last year identifying scenarios in which virus could be used for bioterrorism<p>British military experts were asked to draw up guidance at the height of the Ebola outbreak in west Africa late last year on the feasibility and potential impact of terrorists …

Disease

American Health Worker Exposed to Ebola Overseas Arrives in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. — An American health care worker who experienced high-risk exposure to the Ebola virus while working in Sierra Leone has arrived at a Nebraska hospital for observation.<p>The patient landed in Omaha Sunday afternoon. Paramedics wearing full-body protective gear drove the patient to the …

Disease

CDC lab breach may have exposed technician to Ebola

A technician at the CDC’s special pathogens laboratory in Atlanta may have been exposed to Ebola this week when a sample of the deadly virus was incorrectly marked and moved within the facility, officials said Wednesday.<p>The incident was discovered Tuesday and quickly reported to Director Tom …

CDC Reports Possible Ebola Exposure at Containment Lab

A mistake at a CDC biocontainment lab may have exposed one technician, and possibly more, to the Ebola virus, although the risk of contracting the deadly disease is low, federal health officials said Wednesday.<p>A sample of material that may have contained the virus was accidentally moved from a …

Disease

U.S. Ebola survivor reveals identity, says he's grateful

A former<p>Ebolapatient and physician whose identity was kept secret during his 40-day treatment at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta chose to reveal his ordeal this weekend, saying he was “profoundly grateful” for his care and the chance to help others.<p>American infectious disease specialist Dr. …

Disease

'20/20 Hindsight': Doc Who Sent Ebola Patient Home Says Care Was Appropriate

The emergency room doctor who mistakenly sent home the first domestic Ebola patient says he believes Thomas Eric Duncan got “appropriate” care for what appeared to be a sinus infection.<p>The Dallas Morning News tracked down Dr. Joseph Howard Meier, the emergency room doctor who examined Duncan the …

Disease

What Ebola Is Teaching Us About Hard Trends

Deadly and infectious viruses, such as Ebola, are an inevitable and unavoidable fact of nature. In other words, they are examples of a Hard Trend. And they demand new innovations in order to combat them.<p>I cannot overstate that Ebola, which is responsible for ending thousands of lives and …

Disease

Daily Inspiration #1937

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Design Inspiration | Abduzeedo

daily inspiration<p>Daily Design Inspiration by Savee<p>Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll …

Ebola In The Air: What Science Says About How The Virus Spreads

Here's an Ebola puzzle for you: If the virus isn't airborne, why do doctors and nurses need to wear full protective suits, with face masks, while treating patients?<p>After we dug through studies and talked to scientists, the answer slowly emerged.<p>Ebola <i>does</i> spread through the <i>air</i>. But not through the</i> …

Correction: Ebola-Omaha Patient-Memorial story

LANDOVER HILLS, Md. (AP) — In a story Nov. 29 about the funeral of a doctor who died of Ebola, The Associated Press reported erroneously the age of …

15-minute Ebola test trialled in Guinea

Trials of a device that can diagnose an Ebola infection within 15 minutes are about to start in Guinea. The test, which can analyse blood or saliva, is six times faster than those currently used in west Africa.<p>Faster results mean people who are infected can be moved into isolation more quickly and …

Experimental Ebola vaccine draws eager test volunteers

Two years ago, Khandra Sears contracted malaria for the good of science. Two weeks ago, the 33-year-old postdoctoral fellow became a test subject in research to stop another scourge:<p>Ebola.<p>She was injected with 100 billion particles of a chimpanzee cold virus that had been modified to resemble …

Disease

US researchers optimistic about Ebola vaccine

US researchers say an experimental Ebola vaccine appears safe.<p>It is designed to stimulate the body’s immune system to produce Ebola antibodies.<p>Volunteers testing the vaccine developed antibodies within four weeks of getting shots at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).<p>The researchers reported …

Ebola vaccine trial results promising, says manufacturer

Healthcare workers, burial teams and others at high risk will be vaccinated in early 2015 if all results are positive<p>Preliminary results from trials in human volunteers of one of the leading Ebola vaccine candidates are promising, according to its British manufacturers.<p>GlaxoSmithKline’s vaccine, …