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At Dracula's castle in Romania, people queue up for COVID-19 vaccine shots and house tours
World

At Dracula's castle in Romania, people queue up for COVID-19 vaccine shots and house tours

Those brave enough to get a Pfizer vaccine shot receive a “vaccination diploma,” which is aptly illustrated with a fanged medical worker brandishing a syringe.

Books on health everyone should have in their library
Health

Books on health everyone should have in their library

While popular books often draw on medical science, there are also instances when scientific health-related books have crossed over into pop-culture.

The enduring relevance of Dracula: Each generation’s interpretation of the vampire reflects its own political climate
Entertainment

The enduring relevance of Dracula: Each generation’s interpretation of the vampire reflects its own political climate

Dracula can be said to be about a number of very specific social contexts of the mid-1890s – such as the political turmoil in the Transylvania region which followed the 1877 Russo-Turkish war. Yet, year after year people read and enjoy Dracula who have never heard of these political events.