Tag Archives: History

History of major epidemics and pandemics

[ad_1] We briefly retrace major global epidemics and pandemics that have impacted human history since the end of man’s hunter-gatherer lifestyle until the present day. English translation & voiceover: Rahul Venkit Patreon: Original French version: Spanish version: Arabic version: Russian version: Coming soon. Music: Side Show – Causmic (YouTube library) Software: Adobe After Effects — Sources – Universalis – www.who.int – Global population: – Number of dead: [ad_2]

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The Black Death: Worst Pandemic in History Visualized

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Pandemics Worse Than Novel Coronavirus in the History of Mankind

[ad_1] While things are a little crazy in the world, with COVID-19 taking up all of the news across the globe, we look to the past to offer some guidance on how to best get through these tough times. In today’s video we’re looking at some of the worst epidemics and pandemics in history, and we’ll see how the Coronavirus compares to the Black Plague and other diseases that were much worse. Check out my new channel […]

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Spanish Flu: a warning from history

[ad_1] 100 years ago, celebrations marking the end of the First World War were cut short by the onslaught of a devastating disease – the 1918-19 influenza pandemic. Its early origins and initial geographical starting point still remain a mystery but in the Summer of 1918, there was a second wave of a far more virulent form of the influenza virus than anyone could have anticipated. Soon dubbed ‘Spanish Flu’ after its effects were reported in the […]

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The 1918 Pandemic: The Deadliest Flu in History

[ad_1] The science behind why the 1918 flu is “the mother of all pandemics” continues to challenge scientists today. Olivia sheds some light on why this flu was so powerful and what we learned from it. We’re conducting a survey of our viewers! If you have time, please give us feedback: Hosted by: ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Kelly Landrum Jones, Sam Lutfi, Kevin […]

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A sex demon – Rasputin. History Uncensored.

[ad_1] Facebook: Many historic figures live only in school textbooks, but the infamy of Rasputin has earned him a position of a pop-cultural icon. But how did he become such an important figure of the Tsarist Russia? What has made him a legend while he was still alive? Watch the episode in which Wojtek provides an insight into the colorful life of Rasputin. Sources: H. Shukman, “Rasputin” H. Troyat, “Rasputin” [ad_2]

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