New TalkingScience Post: Epidemic!

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TalkingScience now features our latest post: “Epidemic! The Handshake Game.” In the game, 4th through 8th graders learn a simple disease model by being an active participant in a mock “outbreak” of handshake disease. The game was created by Rebecca L Smith, DVM MS PhD, post-doctoral associate at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. Read more at TalkingScience, the project of the Science Friday Initiative, the nonprofit partner of the NPR radio program Science Friday. Other NIMBioS posts on Talking Science include:

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