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Zombie Mania
Examining the zombie archetype in western culture and as a pop culture phenomenon.
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Dealing With The Guy Who's Clearly Hiding a Zombie Bite

Dealing With The Guy Who's Clearly Hiding a Zombie Bite | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
Which is worse: Being the first bitten in your group of survivors or the last?
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What if Disney Characters Had to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse?

What if Disney Characters Had to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse? | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

Take ten favorite movies and one incredible show and what do you get? The Walking Disney. 

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Read The Pentagon's Official Guide To Fighting The Zombie Apocalypse

Read The Pentagon's Official Guide To Fighting The Zombie Apocalypse | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
The Pentagon isn't letting a little thing like zombies not existing get in the way of their emergency preparedness. The US military has cooked up a plan that would come in handy if the dead happened to rise from their graves to attack the living.
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Brain Implants: The Laser Eye Surgery of the Future?

Brain Implants: The Laser Eye Surgery of the Future? | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

Brain implants today are where laser eye surgery was several decades ago, fraught with risk, applicable only to a narrowly defined set of patients – but a sign of things to come. 


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new brain implants that could revive your memory and makes you to learn things fast.

 

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How Zombies Help Siemens Design Disaster-Proof Cities - Co.Design

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How Zombies Help Siemens Design Disaster-Proof Cities
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There are valuable lessons to be learned from the zombie apocalypse, though, says Siemens' Ben Collar.
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What if Disney Characters Had to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse?

What if Disney Characters Had to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse? | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
Take ten favorite movies and one incredible show and what do you get? The Walking Disney. (Which disney characters would survive in the Walking Dead? Merida, Elsa?
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NJ Would Not Survive Zombie Apocalypse, Analysis Finds - Patch.com

If you're from New Jersey and the zombie apocalypse strikes, you're likely screwed.

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This Zombie Cologne May Just Save Us All

This Zombie Cologne May Just Save Us All | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
What do you think of when you hear the words "zombie cologne"? Probably that it's some kitschy perfume with a gross smell, likely to be given as a gag gift, made to capitalize on the zombie craze right? Understandable... but wrong. Now watch and learn if you want to live.
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Dead Sexy: Literally, A Zombie-Themed Beauty Book - Refinery29

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Dead Sexy: Literally, A Zombie-Themed Beauty Book
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Usually when we call something "dead sexy," we're not talking about zombies. Today, though, we are actually talking about zombies.
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Are zombies drawn to fire like moths to a flame?

Are zombies drawn to fire like moths to a flame? | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
Zombies and moths may not seem terribly similar (fortunately! on both fronts), but a new Walking Dead fan-theory suggests that, when it comes to fire they might have more in common than we thought. Spoilers ahead, Walking Dead fans.
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'Doc of the Dead' spans the life of zombie trend - USA TODAY

'Doc of the Dead' spans the life of zombie trend - USA TODAY | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
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AUSTIN — The living dead have had movies and TV shows. Now they have their own documentary. Doc of the Dead, directed by Alexandre Philippe (The People vs.
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Do Zombies Exist?

The answer depends on your definition of Zombies

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Zombie Reality Shows I'd Like To See - elleroy was here

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Zombies are where it’s at.  Although I’ve been quietly and patiently waiting for the demise of the current trend, (because I’m a drag like that) I am forced to admit that quite possibly, zombies are here to stay.  Here today, gone tomorrow and then back. And back. And back…

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Medieval Manuscripts Depict A Terrifying Tale Of The Walking Dead

Medieval Manuscripts Depict A Terrifying Tale Of The Walking Dead | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
And you thought zombie comics were a recent idea? Over the centuries, medieval artists applied their talents to illustrate a mysterious tale of animated corpses who tormented the living.
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In The Flesh Shows The Hazards Of Making Zombies Second-Class Citizens - io9

In The Flesh Shows The Hazards Of Making Zombies Second-Class Citizens - io9 | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

Well, In the Flesh isn't wasting any time in tearing at our heartstrings. This episode dives into post-traumatic stress disorder, school violence, self-loathing, veteran underemployment, illness, and indentured servitude—and that's all before the final, shocking moments.

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Florida Senate bill amended to include zombie apocalypse - Los Angeles Times

Florida Senate bill amended to include zombie apocalypse - Los Angeles Times | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

Times If there were a zombie apocalypse in Florida, gun owners would be able to take their weapons with them as they ran screaming from the walking dead, even without...

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Eau De Death: Zombie Repellent for the Apocalypse - OhGizmo!

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Eau De Death: Zombie Repellent for the Apocalypse
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Shows like The Walking Dead give a glimpse of the future that could be in the case of a zombie apocalypse. Doesn't look like a bright future, does it?
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Astronomers Publish Study On Extraterrestrial Zombies

Astronomers Publish Study On Extraterrestrial Zombies | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
While some scientists fritter away their time searching for extraterrestrial life, two astronomers have performed a genuine public service for Earth by calculating the likely number of nearby planets inhabited by the undead.
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The Zombie States of America: The Best and Worst Places to Survive the Zombie ... - Huffington Post

The Zombie States of America: The Best and Worst Places to Survive the Zombie ... - Huffington Post | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

Do you live in constant fear of the impending zombie apocalypse? No? Well, withThe Walking Dead wrapping up its season, it's literally all we can think about. We know how Rick and the gang are faring in Georgia (terribly) but how would survivors in other states cope?

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Why Are We So Fascinated By Zombies?

Why Are We So Fascinated By Zombies? | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
Despite their total lack of charisma or even distinguishable characters, zombies have somehow become the monsters of our time -- but is it because of their lack of personality, not in spite of, that we're so fascinated?
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How Long Would You Last in a Zombie Apocalypse? - Mashable

How Long Would You Last in a Zombie Apocalypse? - Mashable | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

Zombies are everywhere but in real life, taking over our TV screens, comic books and crawling the web.

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Myths and zombies: Locals speak at big ed-tech festival - The Seattle Times (blog)

Myths and zombies: Locals speak at big ed-tech festival - The Seattle Times (blog) | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
Myths and zombies: Locals speak at big ed-tech festival The Seattle Times (blog) One was David Hunter of Zombie-Based Learning, a Bellevue teacher who talked about the middle-school curriculum he created that teaches geography through an imagined...
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Community Post: When Disney And Zombies Collide

Community Post: When Disney And Zombies Collide | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it
A DeviantArt user going by the name Kasami-Sensei mashed the zombie apocalypse with our favorite royalty from the far side of reality. Undead: You're all on notice.
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Zombie Studies Gain Ground on College Campuses - Wall Street Journal

Zombie Studies Gain Ground on College Campuses - Wall Street Journal | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

Just as zombies—those mythical revived corpses hungry for living human flesh and gray matter—have infiltrated pop culture, they have also gotten their hands on our brainiest...

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The theology of zombies - Winnipeg Free Press

The theology of zombies - Winnipeg Free Press | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

The theology of zombies Winnipeg Free Press Take a couple dozen survivors camped out with limited rations in a stark concrete bunker, add a newly alive dead man still wrapped in burial cloths lurching through the dark corridors...

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Lessons from a Voodoo Priestess on Surviving A Zombie Apocalypse - Patheos (blog)

Lessons from a Voodoo Priestess on Surviving A Zombie Apocalypse - Patheos (blog) | Zombie Mania | Scoop.it

There are definitely some practical tips and some special Voodoo secrets for surviving the Zombie Apocalypse.

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