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Current Event August 11, 2014

Ebola Outbreak Tests Medical Professionals


The Ebola virus has killed nearly 900 people in West Africa since its outbreak. The virus actually lays dormant in its host, but with human contact, it causes mayhem. There has been increased human contact due to deforestation and mining. Listen to this radio story to learn about the next big virus.

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Story Length: 5:02

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AIR DATE: 08/05/2014


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