Health

The Mad Cow Panic of the 1990s

In the 1990s, the world watched in horror as a terrible disease swept the English cattle industry. An illness that turned victims' brains to mush, "mad cow dise...

The Dark History of Artificial Hearts

The heart is a vital organ that pumps blood through blood vessels throughout the human body, and is considered arguably the most important organ we possess. But...

The US History of The Drug RU-486

The abortion pill was an amazing discovery that eventually gave women a new power over their reproductive systems. But the path between its discovery and widesp...