The Longform Guide to Disease
Cancer, AIDS and weaponized smallpox—a collection of the best articles about disease.
The Demon in the Freezer
How smallpox went from eradicated disease to the ideal weapon of bioterrorists.
The Ebola Wars
The author of The Hot Zone on how geneticists can help contain the current outbreak.
The Golden Boy and the Invisible Army
The story of H1N1 and John Behnken, whose life it claimed.
New York during the early days of the AIDS epidemic.
A Matter of Life and Death
Living on borrowed time, with liver cancer.
The Devil's Bait
Exploring the riddle of Morgellons disease: sufferers feel things crawling under their skin and hardly anyone believes them.