Are We Close To Ending Malaria?

How Are Humans So Adept At Survival?
Which Countries Live The Longest?


In 2013, malaria killed nearly 600,000 people, but the number of cases significantly decline. Do we finally have malaria under control?

Learn More:

Factsheet on the World Malaria Report 2014
“Malaria is an entirely preventable and treatable mosquito-borne illness. In 2014, 97 countries and territories had ongoing malaria transmission.”

Bill Gates Thinks Malaria Can Be Eradicated in His Lifetime
“Bill Gates announced Sunday that his foundation would ramp up funding for its malaria program by about one-third, to more than $200 million per year, and detailed how the disease can be beat in his lifetime.”

Rollback Malaria
“Ministry of Health launches Comprehensive Malaria Elimination Strategy, together with World Health Organization and Roll Back Malaria Partnership’s Global Framework to Achieve 2030 Targets”

Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Ephimeral”

Subscribe to TestTube News!

TestTube News is committed to answering the smart, inquisitive questions we have about life, society, politics and anything else happening in the news. It’s a place where curiosity rules and together we’ll get a clearer understanding of this crazy world we live in.

Watch more TestTube:

TestTube now has a newsletter! Get a weekly round-up of our most popular videos across all the shows we make here at TestTube. For more info and to sign-up, click here.

Subscribe now!

TestTube on Twitter

Trace Dominguez on Twitter

TestTube on Facebook

TestTube on Google+

Download the New TestTube iOS app!

Special thanks to Julia Wilde for hosting TestTube!
Check Julia on Twitter: