New Smithsonian Exhibition Explores Pandemics and Emerging Infectious Diseases

November 30, 2017 Next year, 2018, is the 100th anniversary of the Great Influenza, a pandemic that took the lives of 50–100 million people—between 3 and 5 percent of the world’s population at that time. The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History will mark the anniversary with a new exhibition, …