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[REC] Apocalypse (2014)

Review first published by FilmLand Empire

Let’s rewind. In the mid Noughties, when both the zombie and the shakicam subgenres of horror had not quite reached their peak, a duo of Spanish directors – Paco Plaza and Jaume Balagueró – innovatively combined the two, threw in a bit of possession lore at the end, and the resulting manic mélange was… 665 more words

Book: Symbiont

The enemy is inside us.

The end began in a thousand places at the same time, sending little cracks through the foundation of mankind’s casual dominion over the Earth. 557 more words


Keystroke coincindence

Deep in the earthen bowels of a mysterious city a lone fighter stands, the very figure of solitude, listening to the whispers echoing in the city; messages of greed, lust, anger and more. 471 more words

The War of the Parasites

Hey all: Firstly, sorry for the large absence since my last post. Interestingly, I had my own parasite (pneumonia), which put me out of action for a while. 520 more words


Study: parasite infecting Florida snails poses human health danger

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A new study has found that a rare parasite found in snails and rats that can cause serious health problems in humans and animals is more pervasive in South Florida than previously thought. 108 more words

Local News

How sanitary is Thailand's drinking water?

So I recently learned about Traveler’s diarrhea and how common this illness actually is among people who travel to developing countries. Unfortunately, I had to suffer through this the first week I arrived in Thailand, so I wanted to learn more about what causes these unpleasant symptoms. 257 more words

Environmental Health

Can you taste the waste?

So, it’s going on 11:00, and I’ve accomplished approximately nothing today. Out of a typical 8-hour work day, I do about 15 minutes of productive work. 115 more words