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Mountains Out of Molehills
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This visualization is a timeline of global media scare stories. The media love to blow stories out of proportion to…

Piggy Trouble: Swine Flu Pandemic
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A 2009 outbreak of swine flu (a strain of H1N1 virus) in Mexico ignited fears of an epidemic. This infographic…

Outbreak
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From the Black Death to the measles, rapidly spreading diseases have taken a toll on humanity for centuries. Here’s a…