black plague :
- n the epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Middle Ages when it killed nearly half the people of western Europe
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- White Plague Decimating Corals May Be Viral, Not Bacterial
Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Just as the black plague laid waste to communities across Medieval Europe, a 'white plague' has been decimating marine corals in the Caribbean. Once thought to be caused mainly by bacteria, researchers at Oregon State University have found that a group of small, circular, single-strand DNA (SCSD) viruses are connected to the dramatic rise of ...
Sept. 13, 2013 - redOrbit