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Fresh Air

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Arts, Society & Culture, TV & Film

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Fresh Air from WHYY, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Hosted by Terry Gross, the show features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.

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Is A Disease That Will Kill Tens Of Millions Coming?

February 22nd, 2016

Episode 498 of 817 episodes

Author Sonia Shah says that urbanization and air travel put the global population at an increased risk for disease. "Zika is a great example of how new pathogens are emerging today," she says. Her new book is 'Pandemic.' Also, book critic Maureen Corrigan reviews 'A Doubter's Almanac.'

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