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Unpleasant facts: unless we radically stop messing the ecosystem, more and more viruses like will likely emerge in the following years.

“There’s misapprehension among scientists and the public that natural ecosystems are the source of threats to ourselves. It’s a mistake. Nature poses threats, it is true, but it’s human activities that do the real damage. The health risks in a natural environment can be made much worse when we interfere with it.”

theguardian.com/environment/20

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