plague

eyam

Lessons from Eyam, the plague village that isolated from the world

April 30, 2020 2:57 pm

Estimates of mortality range between a third and two-thirds of all the inhabitants

civilization costs debate

Consider the costs

March 22, 2020 6:33 am

The rush to impose sweeping restrictions on public and commercial life across the entire economy should be more carefully evaluated

samuel pepys

What Pepys’s plague diaries can teach us about coronavirus

March 16, 2020 12:47 pm

The diarist was afraid to wear a new wig in case it became infected