Zombie Mania
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Examining the zombie archetype in western culture and as a pop culture phenomenon.
Curated by Susan Cook
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Why Do Zombies Shuffle?

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This headline isn't the set up for a joke (although I obviously welcome your punchlines in the comments); it's a real question. Is there a neuroscientific basis for the prototypic zombie's lumbering gait?
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Why Zombies? - American Thinker

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Why Zombies? American Thinker As the mid-season finale of The Walking Dead drew to a close last weekend, millions of fans were stunned and saddened as Hershel, the comic book-turned-TV-phenomenon's most endearing character, was...
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Mathematical Model of Zombie Epidemics Reveals Two Types of Living-Dead Infections

Mathematical Model of Zombie Epidemics Reveals Two Types of Living-Dead Infections | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
When it comes to the zombie movies, it’s easy to imagine that the way the living dead spread through the population has …
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Twitter / GeorgeTakei: Some of you will be on my team. ...

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RT @GeorgeTakei: Some of you will be on my team. Oh Myyy...What's your Zombie Apocalypse Team? http://t.co/OXcwGPszox
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Surviving the zombie apocalypse: A great way to teach conditionals | Teach them English

Surviving the zombie apocalypse: A great way to teach conditionals | Teach them English | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
Like many of my students, I’m fascinated by the concept of zombies.

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Why we're afraid of 'zombie' faces

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The horror-film appeal of zombies is rooted in an instinctive disquiet at faces that are almost human, says a psychologist.
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My Zombie Apocalypse Team | Know Your Meme

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About My Zombie Apocalypse Team is a multi-panel exploitable image used as the roster template for an eight-member survival team in the hypothetical event o.
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From Editor to Zombie: Create an Undead Portrait From a Photo in Illustrator – Design & Illustration – Tuts+

From Editor to Zombie: Create an Undead Portrait From a Photo in Illustrator – Design & Illustration – Tuts+ | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
One of the pleasures of being able to create vector portraits, is you get a chance to vector those you know. Of course when Halloween comes around, it's fun to choose your victim and then mess them up a bit.
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What would a real zombie outbreak look like?

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With Halloween and the flu season upon us, we’re all hoping we don’t feel like a zombie after a week of festivities. But what would a real zombie outbreak look like? Some science fiction experts weigh in.

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Ed Rybicki's curator insight, November 3, 2013 10:18 AM

Zombies.  Viruses.  What's not to like??

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Zombies Vs Animals: Naturalist Explains How Nature Would Annihilate the ... - IBTimes.co.uk

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Nature would fend off any potential zombie apocalypse to plague the planet, a leading naturist has said.
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What TED Talks Will Be Like When the Zombie Apocalypse Arrives

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"In the wake of the zombie apocalypse, innovative ideas have become more important than ever. Watch and take note on how to survive the "human apocalypse" in a special DED Talk presented by a zombie who has seen it all."
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Brutal short about the futility of surviving a zombie apocalypse

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If you're seriously jonesing for The Walking Dead, the short film Perished might just hold you until tonight. A lone survivor must cope with his terror if he wants to avoid starvation among the zombies.
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'MythBusters' tackle the walking undead, try to escape a zombie horde - Today.com (blog)

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'MythBusters' tackle the walking undead, try to escape a zombie horde Today.com (blog) Actually, as evidenced by the exclusive clip Discovery provided TODAY, they'll be putting humans to the test, to see if we stand a chance when it comes to...
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Zombie virus research could make vaccines last longer, be more available, save ... - Medical Xpress

Zombie virus research could make vaccines last longer, be more available, save ... - Medical Xpress | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
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Stedman and Laidler discovered "zombie" viruses while taking samples from bubbling hot springs in the American West.
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Mathematicians Wrote a Paper on How the Zombie Apocalypse Won't Kill Us All ... - Geekosystem

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Why the post-antibiotic world is the real-life version of the zombie apocalypse

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The perverse economics of the antibiotics industry means the human race could be in trouble (Risk of superbugs skyrockets as world enters 'post-antibiotic era'...


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Zombie sculptor takes innovation to Kickstarter

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MILLBURY — While Patrick Goguen is all for modern art, he never quite saw himself making classical-style sculptures of zombie heads.
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Twitter / IntEngineerings: The Ultimate Zombie Hideout. ...

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The Ultimate Zombie Hideout. http://t.co/hoxWYOWyLp
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Pop Zombies: Musicians Reborn as the Walking Dead

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Would your favorite pop stars survive the zombie apocalypse? Probably not. But even with decaying skin, missing limbs and blood-stained mouths, they would probably keep making music.
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We Can Learn from Zombies, Experts Say - Voice of America

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The Guardian We Can Learn from Zombies, Experts Say Voice of America Zombies resonate with us because they represent something we fear is stealing our humanity, and today, Mantz says, “a lot of the technological transformations that are taking...
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Impressionist paintings of scenes from zombie movies

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Artist George Pfau draws from impressionism and pointillism to create paintings of scenes from zombie movies.
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Picking the right vehicle for the zombie apocalypse [infographic]

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In the market for a new car and want a model that means you’re ready for anything?

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Captain Doomsday's curator insight, October 31, 2013 6:00 AM

They don't have my GOGO mobile in here...

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The Harvard Doctor Who Accidentally Unleashed a Zombie Invasion - New York Times

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The Harvard Doctor Who Accidentally Unleashed a Zombie Invasion
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Roughly two years ago, one of the most popular radio programs in America finally alerted the country to the coming zombie apocalypse.
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Pop Art Zombie Makeup

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pop art zombie - Reddit user and makeup artist Sssamanthaa posted a genius Pop Art Zombie look online recently that will sure to have makeup aficionados and zombie ...

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Zombies vs. animals? The living dead wouldn't stand a chance - Boing Boing

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Zombies vs. animals? The living dead wouldn't stand a chance
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To enjoy zombie horror, you suspend disbelief and put aside some of science's rules.
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