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#Black Death

# black-death - Thursday 16 June, 2022

Mystery of where Black Death emerged finally solved after more than 600 years, scientists say
# Plague
# Plague

Mystery of where Black Death emerged finally solved after more than 600 years, scientists say

Jun 16th 2022, 8:35 AM 36,365 Views 17 Comments

The medieval plague, which killed millions, is believed to have emerged in North Kyrgyzstan in the late 14th century.

# black-death - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Yes, there is a case of bubonic plague in China. No, it's not something to worry about.
# Black Death
# Black Death

Yes, there is a case of bubonic plague in China. No, it's not something to worry about.

Jul 7th 2020, 3:28 PM 41,380 Views 47 Comments

The man in Mongolia is said to be in a stable condition in hospital.

# black-death - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Marmot meat blamed after teen dies of bubonic plague in Kyrgyzstan
# Black Death
# Black Death

Marmot meat blamed after teen dies of bubonic plague in Kyrgyzstan

Aug 27th 2013, 9:32 AM 8,941 Views 22 Comments

Officials in the central Asian country are confident there will be no outbreak, but neighbouring Kazakhstan has tightened border controls.

# black-death - Friday 26 July, 2013

LA park evacuated after squirrel found with deadly plague bacteria
# America
# America

LA park evacuated after squirrel found with deadly plague bacteria

Jul 26th 2013, 8:18 AM 10,816 Views 56 Comments

The squirrel was trapped on 16 July and test results revealed on Tuesday that the plague bacteria was present.

# black-death - Monday 13 August, 2012

VIDEO: How the Black Death (and potato blight) came to Ireland
# Disease
# Disease

VIDEO: How the Black Death (and potato blight) came to Ireland

Aug 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 6,058 Views 23 Comments

Ireland was badly hit by fatal diseases over the centuries. These videos look at the history – and how Ireland coped – with some of these diseases.

# black-death - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Scientists crack genetic code of Black Death plague
# Black Death
# Black Death

Scientists crack genetic code of Black Death plague

Oct 12th 2011, 9:26 PM 1,400 Views 9 Comments

Samples obtained by drilling skeletons’ teeth show that the disease has changed little over 600 years.