This French scientist conducted a series of gruesome experiments in his quest to discover the true limits of life and death.
Severe infection is linked with autoantibody production.
At a time when trans people who wanted surgery needed to trust doctors, transphobia made it difficult.
Pharmacy genius, Henry Solomon Wellcome amassed a lot of knowledge—and amazing tchotchkes too.
Like COVID-19, the 1918 influenza pandemic moved swiftly through the Navajo community, but firsthand accounts of the devastation are rare.
Scientific racism. Paternity tests. And mass tattooing, just in case of nuclear attack.