- Feb 2021
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- University of Cambridge
- psychological vaccine
- medical practice
- Sep 2020
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- Aug 2020
Alfred Russel Wallace, who came up with the idea of natural selection independently of Charles Darwin, was an implacable opponent of the smallpox vaccine during the late 19th Century
Being an anti-vaxxer makes sense from an evolutionary standpoint.
Fixing any disease that could kill an individual before his/her childbearing age is only helping weaknesses (diseases) propagate in the human populous.
- Jul 2020
Bizzarri, M., Panebianco, F., & Pin, P. (2020). Is segregating anti-vaxxers a good idea? ArXiv:2007.08523 [Physics, q-Bio, q-Fin]. http://arxiv.org/abs/2007.08523