Visit the Church of St. Giles in Cripplegate to examine the Bills of Mortality. Densly populated and poor, the mortality rate from the black death was one in two.

Museum of London curator Jelena Bekvalac examines a skeleton from the East Smithfield black death gravesite. 

David Earn, Mathematician at McMaster University, talks about the likelihood of experiencing another epidemic like the black death.

The Wild Canadian Year

Wild Canadian Year

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The Nature of Thingies