By Suzi Claflin
How disease has changed the world.
Direct TransmissionAug 13, 2020
Episode 5: Sick Chic
Learn how tuberculosis became a fashionable in Romantic era England.
Sep 10, 202020:19
Episode 4: Remus Lupin and the Perks of Being a Werewolf
Learn how disease shaped Lupin's character and the Harry Potter series.
Aug 27, 202018:39
Episode 3: Scarlet Letters
How the threat of disease made condoms mainstream.
Aug 13, 202015:51
Episode 2: The Bloom Boom
Find out how a flower virus fuelled the world's first economic bubble.
Jul 22, 202016:05
Episode 1: War Fever
How typhus helped destroy Napoleon's Grand Armee.
Jul 18, 202016:19