Why Do Pandemics Keep Happening? • Discoverology

Why Do Pandemics Keep Happening?

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From the black death to the coronavirus, this is what we need to think about in order to tackle pandemics. Bloomberg explains why pandemics keep happening in this 8-minute video.

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