Legion Of Swine

Telling the story of the 2009 swine flu epidemic - from the point of view of the virus itself.

A mixture of poetry and science reveals the devious route this strain of influenza has followed from its distant relative, the Spanish Flu which killed millions after the First World War, into birds and pigs and back into humans and around the world.

What has the virus got to say for itself?

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*20091231

Telling the story of the 2009 swine flu epidemic - from the point of view of the virus itself.

A mixture of poetry and science reveals the devious route this strain of influenza has followed from its distant relative, the Spanish Flu which killed millions after the First World War, into birds and pigs and back into humans and around the world.

What has the virus got to say for itself?

*20091231

Telling the story of the 2009 swine flu epidemic - from the point of view of the virus itself.

A mixture of poetry and science reveals the devious route this strain of influenza has followed from its distant relative, the Spanish Flu which killed millions after the First World War, into birds and pigs and back into humans and around the world.

What has the virus got to say for itself?