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First, kill all the bats.
Then, kill all the mosquitoes.
Then, kill all the bio-weapon "reservoirs"?
by Cat on Fri Jul 16th, 2021 at 01:33:16 PM EST
Annihilate southeast Asia and sub-Saharan Africa which are, according to European medical history of "tropical diseases," the origins of all plagues afflicting civilization.

Survivors of a scorched earth "reset," if any, could then be isolated in facilities for further immunological research and virological testing pursuant to productive membership in host societies.

Stem cells "engineered" for human tissue replacement would be nice, too, but might not obviate practical uses or demand for personal cones of silence.

by Cat on Fri Jul 16th, 2021 at 01:53:57 PM EST
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Don't forget about Kansas.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Fri Jul 16th, 2021 at 01:58:03 PM EST
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by Cat on Fri Jul 16th, 2021 at 02:12:34 PM EST
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of heart, brain, kidneys, liver, and lungs fabricated from polymer materials impervious to molecular antigens of weights greater than, oh, 600 Dalton (Da),

beginning from age 22 years, more or less obtaining the adult mass on average for the individual and longest useful life of each, ahem, prosthetic device prescribed.

Public- and privately-held insurers will love it.

by Cat on Fri Jul 16th, 2021 at 02:10:06 PM EST
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Ecocide is not an option.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre
by ATinNM on Fri Jul 16th, 2021 at 06:12:46 PM EST
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It must be an option.  It's what we're doing with climate change anyway.
by rifek on Tue Jul 20th, 2021 at 03:46:33 PM EST
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