Monday, November 30, 2015

From Vox: What has Bill Gates worried? Not low-probability asteroids, earthquakes, or volcanoes

Bill Gates is worried about a possible pandemic and how quickly it would spread in our modern, fast moving transportation network.

Below is a video by the U.S. Dept. of HHS. Note that 5 times as many Americans died from the 1918/1919 flu pandemic than died fighting in the First World War.