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Possible Causes of the Dancing Plague

From spider bites to fungi, Stephen Hackett and Myke Hurley introduce two theories that could explain the dancing plague. They also discuss the tarantism phenomenon, a similar mania that struck southern Italy in the 1500s.
Found by Michelle KrasovitskiMichelle Krasovitski
From the podcast Ungeniused
Found by Michelle KrasovitskiMichelle Krasovitski
From the podcast Ungeniused
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    The Dancing Plague of 1518: Cause & Effect of A Mass Hysteria
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