Pigs don’t fly, but apparently their germs do. Find out for yourself the what, why, and where of the outbreak in 10 Minutes with this swine flu primer.
- CNN: A young boy in Mexico may have been the first human case of the current strain of swine flu. http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/04/29/swine.flu.patient.zero/index.html
- CDC’s report on the number of cases by state. Updated regularly. http://www.cdc.gov/swineflu/
- A brief history of the 1976 swine flu outbreak. http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/news/2008/03/dayintech_0324
- A brief history of swine flu current through today. (The China Daily) http://www.chinadaily.net/world/2009-04/27/content_7721007.htm
- Another history by The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia) http://www.smh.com.au/world/science/history-of-swine-flu-20090427-ak2y.html