Aedes aegypti mosquito, the culprit behind the spread of Zika / James Gathany – PHIL, CDC

“Oh what a difference a few months make for an epidemic.”

There’s nothing like a good podcast to get you through a slow Wednesday, and today sees the release of the latest episode of the Signal podcast. In this episode, presenters Meg Tirrell and Luke Timmerman take a look at the rise of Zika virus, and the furious work going on behind the scenes to create a vaccine. 

“Jump with us into the race to protect humanity from Zika. We’ll figure out whether science, government, and business can ever come together and work fast enough to keep pace with a global pandemics.”