NG Live!: Pardis Sabeti: Can Math Beat Diseases like Ebola?

National Geographic Emerging Explorer and computational geneticist Pardis Sabeti is on a mission to combat infectious disease. Her weapon of choice? Complex algorithms.

The National Geographic Live! series brings thought-provoking presentations by today’s leading explorers, scientists, photographers, and performing artists right to your YouTube feed. Each presentation is filmed in front of a live audience at National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C. New clips air every Monday.