… As part of complex ecosystems, the loss of pollinators would resonate in ways we haven’t begun to anticipate.
… We would no longer be able to mass produce some of our favorite and most nutritious vegetables.
Why a Virus Might Spell ‘Disaster’ Viruses are much more difficult to treat than bacteria or most parasites. The best strategy we have is to vaccinate against them before an infection takes place. Anti-viral drugs are not 100% effective, and usually virus-specific.