Spillover – Zika, Ebola & Beyond

PREDICT partners feed macaque monkeys on the streets of Dhaka, Bangladesh to gather samples of feces. photo: Courtesy of Tangled Bank Studios, LLC

Spillover- Zika, Ebola & Beyond airs on WSKG TV August 3, 2016 at 10pm. Investigate the rise of spillover viruses like Zika, Ebola and Nipah that can make the leap from animals to humans. Find out how human behaviors spread diseases and what science can do to anticipate and prevent epidemics around the world. Throughout the last few decades, diseases that spill over from animals to humans have been on the rise.