Not quite the recipe I was hoping for …

What could possibly go wrong?

“Scientists have made from scratch the Spanish flu virus that killed as many as 50 million people in 1918, the first time an infectious agent behind a historic pandemic has ever been reconstructed.”

via CNN

and as a bonus, dead alligator burst from a python stomach … ewe!

“A meeting between two of the largest and fiercest predators in the Everglades — a Burmese python and an American alligator — ended in a scene as rare as it was bizarre.

The 13-foot-snake and six-foot gator both wound up dead, locked so gruesomely it is hard to make heads, tails or any other body part of either creature.”

… with a picture.