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What Causes Alzheimer’s?

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18th century mythological painting of Greek goddess Eos and Tithonus

Chasing Immortality

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Vampire preys on a sick woman

Vampire Panic

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Cartoon of group of men dissecting bodies in an attic

The Anatomy Riots

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Physician inoculates boy with smallpox vaccine aboard ship

Orphan Vaccines

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Wendy Zukerman standing on stage holding microphone, wearing t-shirt that reads "science isn't here to make you feel better."

Predicting the Pandemic

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Philadelphia Nurse Sara Cohen in her Personal Protective Equipment

Between Us and Catastrophe

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Engraving showing tableau of injected vessel and infant skeletons by Frederick Ruysch,

Collecting Monstrosity

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Photo of Magda Marquet posing

Interview with Magda Marquet

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Robert Langer working on a bed at home while wearing a mask

Interview with Robert Langer

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Susan Weiss headshot

Interview with Susan Weiss

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Photo from 1918 showing Philadelphia streetcar with sign reading "Spit spreads death"

Spit Spreads Death

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Rubella (German Measles) vaccination clinic in 1969

Roe v. Wade v. Rubella

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Soldiers at Camp Dix during the Spanish flu outbreak in 1918

Exhuming the Flu

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Woman irritated by smog in LA in the 1950s

Fighting Smog in Los Angeles

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The Mystery of Yellow Rain

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Cat Craze

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Here Comes the Spray Man!

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Fizzy Water

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Vintage margarine ad

Butter vs. Margarine

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Greetings from Isotopia

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Portrait of refugee doctor

Refugee Doctors

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Detail of illustration outside confectionery, 1885

Our Mutual Friend

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Still image from Rethinking Ink animation

Rethinking Ink

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A group of Amish people standing in a field

High-Tech and Amish

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The Age of Scurvy

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