What the 1918 flu pandemic can teach us about COVID-19, in four chartsThe 1918 influenza pandemic was just long enough ago that it has slipped out of the collective consciousness. But as the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, spreads, more and more experts are turning to last century’s flu for clues on how to deal with a public health crisis of such massive proportions.181
The Forgotten History of the Black American CowboyFor decades, the cowboy has occupied a storied place in Americana—but the image in popular narratives excluded cowboys of color. This year, the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering and Grammy-winning musician Dom Flemons sought to change that.185
New York's Disappearing Sunken Forest | Atlas ObscuraJust 60 miles from New York City, the Sunken Forest is slowly disappearing—but not for the reasons you might think. Located on the skinny barrier island known as Fire Island, this old-growth maritime American holly forest is one of only two in the world. Atlas Obscura staff writer, Jessica Hester, dons a tick suit to get up close and personal with the elements of destruction contributing to this unique ecosystem’s demise. Subscribe for more videos like this: https://trib.al/GD9qhdX At Atlas Obscura, our mission is to inspire wonder and curiosity about the incredible world we all share. See where we’re exploring here: https://www.atlasobscura.com Subscribe for more videos like this: https://trib.al/GD9qhdX Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/atlasobscura Tweet us: https://www.twitter.com/atlasobscura182
The 80s Fashion for Men 2020 | The Fashion Wolf | The Fashion WolfThe 80s was one of the most memorable decades, many things that happened in that decade which includes fashion game. From crazy leg warmers, shoulder pads and neon clothing, by the way which is still trending. If you are 80s born or want to know more about the 80s fashion for men, then you are at the right place.