This week on the Darwin Digest we discuss infectious diseases, their huge impact on European history and a couple of specific examples.
0.02.32 The miasma theory of disease
0.08.20 The Germ theory of disease
0.37.35 Yersinia Pestis (The plague)
0.59.57 Colonisation, disease and global health.
1.20.23 Small pox blankets.
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