This episode will follow our half hour, case-based format, so it can be put into your regular Second Opinion timeslot, and/or can be aired around other news and health programming.

How We Got To Now with Steven Johnson is a six part documentary series that reveals the story behind the remarkable ideas that made modern life possible; the unsung heroes that brought them into the world – and the unexpected and bizarre consequences each of these innovations has triggered.

Airs Wednesday, October 15 - November 12 2014 at 8pm for the first episode and 9pm thereafter.

NOVA“Surviving Ebola”A report on the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, which is threatening to spiral out of control. Included: the medical teams struggling to cope with the flood of victims; and the scientists who are racing to test vaccines and find a cure.