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July 8, 2014 8:55 PM

Smallpox vials turn up in an old storage box

Decades-old vials of smallpox are discovered packed away and forgotten in a cardboard box in Maryland, surprising scientists who thought the world’s only remaining smallpox samples were safely stored in super-secure laboratories in Atlanta and Russia. It’s not known if the vials contain live or dead virus.

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