Tales from the plague — more phylloxera anecdotes

Red Vineyards at Arles, 1888 by Vincent Van Gogh
Café Table With Absinthe, 1887, by Vincent van Gogh.
LePen’s Hitler Youth dagger recovered by Ahmed Moulay’s 12 year-old son after his father was tortured and killed by French paratroopers.
Phylloxera, une épopée humaine et scientifique

--

--

--

Biologist; passionate about science, plant pathogens, genomics, and evolution; loves travel, food, and sports; nomad and hunter-gatherer.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

The Fascinating Story Behind Dundee’s Mills Observatory

Game Shooting: A Modest Proposal

Update to the memorable phrasing of author Charles Dickens

The Foolproof Assault Weapons Ban

Barbarism: The Soldiers of Russia

Editorial Cartooning, Then and Now

Never Forget September 12th, 2001

Analects Book 14: the vertiginous fall of Duke Huan of Qi

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
KamounLab

KamounLab

Biologist; passionate about science, plant pathogens, genomics, and evolution; loves travel, food, and sports; nomad and hunter-gatherer.

More from Medium

Benthamiana rhapsody

“Leaving”

The Mellifluous Science Behind Music

Oh, the Thinks You Can Think!