As warmer temperatures continue new threats are being discovered. Higher temperatures have began to thaw the artic permafrost. Viruses that have remained dormant for thousands of years now pose a threat to humans and animals. It is important to keep the permafrost frozen, but is it possible with the global warming issue? Is a question we all want the answer to.
As of right now its best to stay proactive. The risk for a viral spillover increases as the temperatures continue to skyrocket. No one is really sure how the microbes will react in the modern enviornment, but its best we take precaution. The best thing to do is try to halt or slow down the thawing to keep it from getting out.