The Alphabet of Epidemiology will send you running for the hand sanitizer

While we're worrying ourselves over the flu, Jennifer Gardy and animator Tom Scott remind us of the other germs, from anthrax to zoonoses, lurking about in their poetic ode to epidemiology. A warning to those with especially sensitive stomachs: this does contain animated poo.


[via Geeks are Sexy]



Clearly they've never heard of Melanie's Marvelous Measles.

Can't wait for the sequels, Elizabeth's Excellent Ebola, Bertie's Bodacious Black Plague, and Sam's Stupendous Smallpox.