Virus Hunters w/t (6 x 2-4′) – Takes viewers inside the work of the scientists who protect us against nature’s most deadly killers. From an outbreak of H1N1 that spreads across the globe in weeks to a stolen vial of smallpox that decimates a population, the number of nightmare scenarios involving deadly pathogens is almost endless. But thanks to a dedicated group of scientists, most of them stop before they begin. Weather Films takes you inside their world, showing how techniques ranging from advanced data mining to old-fashioned detective work defeat deadly pandemics before they begin.
Producer: Weather Films
TX: November 2013
Source: Weather Channel press release