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Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria

Investigate the rise of untreatable, antibiotic resistant infections, described by the CDC as ?nightmare bacteria.? There are now predictions that these superbugs will kill more people than cancer by 2050.

Friday, September 1 at 12:00 am on 12.1

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  • Thursday, August 31 at 9:00 pm on 12.1

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Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its debut on PBS as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 25 seasons is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.