How to Make a Zombie: The Real Life (and Death) Science of Reanimation and Mind Control

The look for the ability to manage the our bodies and minds of our fellow people has been underway for millennia, from the sleep-inducing honeycombs that felled Pompey's military to the recognized voodoo potions of Haiti. yet lately, technology has taken up the hunt. technological know-how punk Frank Swain digs into the truth of zombies: puppy heads introduced again to existence with no their our bodies; mystery brokers dosing objectives with zombie medicinal drugs; parasites that push their hosts to suicide or intercourse adjustments; bulls and rats commanded by way of handheld remote control; urban streets designed to quell violent suggestions; interrogation ideas utilized by the army; and viruses that take over the physique and will not enable move. jam-packed with untold tales moldering within the corners of records and labs, How to Make a Zombie is a mind-bending, unique excavation of remarkable science.

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