This is what Bill Gates had to say about epidemics, back in 2015

We didn’t listen then, maybe it is time to start lusten now.

“If anything kills over 10 million people in the next few decades, it’s most likely to be a highly infectious virus rather than a war – not missiles, but microbes,” warned Bill Gates during a TED Talk five years ago.”

“Part of the reason is we have invested a huge amount in nuclear deterrents, but we’ve actually invested very little in a system to stop an epidemic,” he explained.

“We’re not ready for the next epidemic.”

Watch his TED talk here: