Emerging ScienceEpisode Guide »
Infectious diseases such as SARS and the H1N1 virus seem to be on the rise across the globe. This episode explores the science of disease origins and transmission - with much of the current research occurring in Africa. University of Vermont professor Arne Bomblies' research models hydrology and entomology factors related to malaria transmission. Jon Erickson and Michel Masozera of UVM's Gund Institute introduce us to the HALI Project in Tanzania and explain the concept of One Health, which encourages interaction among physicians, veterinarians, ecologists and other health-related professionals in the study of disease transmission.
More Full Episodes
Traumatic Brain Injury At WarTraumatic Brain Injury In SportsAcupuncture: A Connective TaleClimate Change: A Northeast PrimerRegenerating Our FutureCyber ShadowsOut of This WorldDisease Origins & TransmissionFood PathogensEcological EconomicsAstronomyFresh WaterTransportationTechnology Of Social ScienceFood WebsEnergyWeather And Climate Change
Vermont PBS Board Chair Rob Hofmann is pleased to announce the appointment of Holly Groschner as President and CEO. Read more...
Did you miss Brothers of the Gut? Catch it again March 5, 2015 at 8:00 pm! You can still order the DVD as well. Check out the documentary page for more info!
Original series, specials, documentaries and web shows produced by Vermont PBS