Outbreak (National Geographic Investigates) : Travel by air has revolutionized life on Earth. We often hear the world described now as a global village, with travelers routinely moving from one continent to another with ease. Unfortunately, infectious diseases can easily travel with them, too. Bird flu and SARS, ebola and AIDS, virulent strains of tuberculosis - scientists around the world are focusing their research on these and other serious threats to public health. Meet the men and women on the front lines of the battle against infectious diseases. See how modern technology is giving them new weapons to use in this critical struggle. It is National Geographic's mission to explore the world and all that's in it and to bring scientific discoveries and knowledge to the widest array of people possible. National Geographic Investigates introduces young people to cutting-edge techniques of scientific investigation, the most recent research, and the way current discoveries benefit every part of the natural world.
|Tweens Nonfiction||Salud y Bienestar|
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