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The civet (above), a mammal in the mongoose family, was a carrier of another coronavirus — SARS. But it turned out in that instance that bats were the original source of the virus. Science & Society Picture Library/SSPL via Getty Images hide caption

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New Coronavirus 'Won't Be The Last' Outbreak To Move From Animal To Human

Science writer David Quammen says the new coronavirus is the latest example of the way pathogens are migrating from animals to humans with increasing frequency — and sometimes deadly consequences.

The civet (above), a mammal in the mongoose family, was a carrier of another coronavirus — SARS. But it turned out in that instance that bats were the original source of the virus. Science & Society Picture Library/SSPL via Getty Images hide caption

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New Coronavirus 'Won't Be The Last' Outbreak To Move From Animal To Human

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