The Virus Hunters

The Virus Hunters

National Geographic Explorer

Streaming Video - 2013
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On the front lines of the hunt for killer viruses, a shocking discovery is made: viruses, once thought to be a menace to humankind, may in fact be the ultimate creators. Since the beginning of time, they have played a critical role in evolution, shaping us and perhaps even creating us. How could that be? How can an entity seemingly programmed for destruction lead to genetic diversity and new species? Taking us through African jungles in search for new strains, this episode of Explorer presents a startling new view of viruses - toward what may be a remarkable evolutionary moment: the rise of a new human species.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2009
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (50 min.) :,sd., col

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