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Pandemics That Changed History: Timeline

Pandemics That Changed History: Timeline

In the realm of infectious diseases, a pandemic is the worst case scenario. When an epidemic spreads beyond a country’s borders, that’s when the disease officially becomes a pandemic.Communicable diseases existed during humankind’s hunter-gatherer days, but the shift to agrarian life 10,000 years ago created communities that made epidemics more possible.

Charlie Crowe

Charlie Crowe

Biography of footballer Charlie Crowe

22 August 1941

22 August 1941

22 August 1941

Boulton Paul P.97

Boulton Paul P.97

Boulton Paul P.97The Boulton Paul P.97 was a design for a twin engined night fighter produced after the Air Ministry decided that its F.18/40 specification couldn& 39;t be filled by a single engined fighter.F.18/40 of August 1940 called for a two-seat night fighter armed with six 20mm cannon. Boulton Paul produced the P.

Different genetic ancestors in Peru and Bolivia

Different genetic ancestors in Peru and Bolivia

The Uros populations of Peru and Bolivia have different genetic ancestors, according to research by the Genographic Project. The Uros population is pre-Columbian and could be the oldest settlement in the Altiplano in the center of the Andes, more than 3,700 years ago. The Uros are an ethnic group of which 2.

The Kennedy Family Secret That Helped Inspire the Special Olympics

The Kennedy Family Secret That Helped Inspire the Special Olympics

The Special Olympics, which recognizes the athletic potential of people with intellectual disabilities, is one of the most recognizable and respected charitable organizations in the United States. But without the tragedy sustained by a member of the Kennedy family with an intellectual disability, it may never have gotten its start.