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These viruses are primarily passed from animals to people through water sources contaminated with infected birds' droppings.A climate anomaly may have worsened the 1918 pandemic and WWI|Kate Baggaley|September 25, 2020|Popular-Science
Toledo, Ohio, had to truck in water for its population in 2014 when an algae bloom on Lake Erie contaminated the city’s water supply.More than 350 elephants died in Botswana, and we may finally know why|Kat Eschner|September 24, 2020|Popular-Science
So, no, although the virus can be aerosolized, I’m not worried transient contact with “contaminated air” will spread it.The Importance of Face Masks and the Tragedy of Downplaying Them - Issue 90: Something Green|Kevin Berger|September 23, 2020|Nautilus
The death toll of elephants in the southern Africa country has subsequently risen to 330, with Monday’s announcement by its Department of National Parks and Wildlife confirming the elephants drank water contaminated by cyanobacteria.Scientists blame climate change for bacteria that caused the mysterious deaths of 300 African elephants|Tawanda Karombo|September 21, 2020|Quartz
The amoeba primarily infects people swimming in lakes and rivers, though several reported cases have been linked to contaminated tap water.50 years ago, scientists were on the trail of a brain-eating amoeba|Maria Temming|September 18, 2020|Science News
Then, Rogen convinces Franco to drink some contaminated water from a stream—which causes the 127 Hours Oscar nominee to dry-heave.James Franco and Seth Rogen Get ‘Naked and Afraid’… And It’s Hilarious|Marlow Stern|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cholera and typhoid fever are transmitted when I ingest contaminated food or drink.
The methods of the Murdoch tabloids had even contaminated his two London “quality” papers, The Times and the Sunday Times.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Initial indications are that the positive test resulted from the consumption of a contaminated feed product.
As for an investigation, the crash site has already been contaminated by local forces.Why Was Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Flying Through a War Zone?|Clive Irving|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Discharges which have continued for some time are practically always contaminated with the staphylococcus.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
He didn't think the penitentiary the place for them, and would not have the convicts contaminated by them.Portrait and Biography of Parson Brownlow, The Tennessee Patriot|William Gannaway Brownlow
Stannous chloride is usually sufficiently contaminated with stannic salt.
According to the current acceptance of morality, I've contaminated and disgraced an innocent woman.The Hidden Places|Bertrand W. Sinclair
It's so easy to get contaminated, when one is constantly associated with such low people.The English Orphans|Mary Jane Holmes