Archives: Disease

Catch Me If You Can: The History of Epidemics

Bubonic plague wiped out nearly half of Europe, but our own continent is no stranger to epidemics. Smallpox decimated the native population; Yellow Fever, Cholera and Spanish Flu took out millions more. Now, with the resurgence of polio, ebola, mumps and measles, we’ll look at how diseases affect culture and if modern medicine can stop them.

Surviving a Global Flu Pandemic

What it might be like for an ordinary family to try to survive a global flu pandemic

The History of Disease

The history of the world’s most devastating viruses, and human kind’s battle with infectious disease