Category: covid 19

Artist Juan Giménez has died due to complications from the COVID-19 virus. He was 76.

PSA for the swine flu vaccine, 1976, issued by the U.S. Public Health Service and the Ad Council.

The king of social distancing: Bruce McCandless on an untethered spacewalk, freely maneuvering up to 320 feet away from the Shuttle Challenger, February 7, 1984.

Self-isolating on the go: Apollo 11 astronauts in the Mobile Quarantine Facility are unloaded at Ellington Air Force Base in Texas after a flight from Hawaii, July 1969.

The business men were unanimous in the desire to do everything necessary to check the influenza epidemic.

Letting a pandemic run wild is not good business.

(Clarksville Times, October 18, 1918)

Gasoline baths?

From an ad in The Bartlett Tribune and News, December 13, 1918.

The Andromeda Strain, 1971, directed by Robert Wise.

The 1980 film Virus takes us inside the White House as a pandemic ravages the world. With Glenn Ford as the President and Robert Vaughn as a very sick senator.

The Andromeda Strain, 1971, directed by Robert Wise.