#TodayInHistory: World’s largest virus discovered
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#TodayInHistory: World’s largest virus discovered

Yvonne Williams

A glimpse into the past this day March 3;
2007 – Model and actress Elizabeth Hurley (41) weds Indian textile heir Arun Nayar (42) at Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire, England

1923 – The first issue of Time magazine was published.


2014 – Bill Gates is named the world’s richest person in the ‘Forbes’ annual ranking, with a total net worth of $76 billion


2014 – The world’s largest virus to date is discovered in 30,000-year-old Siberian ice; nearly 100 feet underneath the frozen ground, it sat dormant, for centuries and centuries, the ancient virus is still able to infect amoebae, its target hosts, although not a threat to humans,

2005 – Millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett became the first person to fly around the world alone without stopping or refueling, touching down in central Kansas after a 67-hour, 23-thousand-mile journey.

That’s all we have today in history.

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