Climate History Network

A network of interdisciplinary scholars studying past climate change

Weather and Plague

A recent study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences also reported in Discovery News examines the impact of weather on plague outbreaks 1850-1964.  The authors find that wet weather increased outbreaks in arid regions but reduced them in the wetter parts of southern China.


About Sam White

Assistant Professor of History at the Ohio State University

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This entry was posted on June 7, 2011 by in Uncategorized.
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