A Strange Tradition In Madagascar Has Scientists Afraid It Could Spread The Black Death
15. The History of the Black Plague
The plague, also known as the “Black Death” is considered to be one of the worst and most devastating viral outbreaks in human history. Thought to have originated in the plains of central Asia, the disease which is caused by the bacteria Yersinia pestis ran rampant from 1346-1353. Recently, the plague has resurfaced again in the country of Madagascar and you won’t believe what is causing its resurgence.