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Episode 1  |  15:22  min 


Episode 2  |  22:07  min 

Episode 3  |  33:24  min 


This project was funded by the

UK Digital Economy Crucible Alumni Seedcorn Fund

Special Thanks

Arun Nair



  • “Outside Visitors” by Sarah Santana

  • “Folk Secrets Music Project” by Vayali Bamboo Band

  • “Timelapsed Tides” by Asher Fulero

  • “Magical Glade” by Soul Candle

  • “Spirit of the Dead” by Aakash Gandhi

  • “Walk into the Village” by Vayali Bamboo Band



  • “How Sabith contracted Nipah virus: Kerala anthropologist traces first victim’s life”, The News Minute, October 4, 2018

  • “Tracking Nipah outbreak: Sabith, Patient No. 1 infected all but one”, The Indian Express, July 15, 2018

  • “Nipah virus: Anatomy of an outbreak”, The Hindu, June 2, 2018

  • “Dr G Arun Kumar interview on Nipah Virus outbreak in Calicut”, Youtube, June 6, 2018

  • “Tracking the Nipah Virus”, Hopkins Bloomberg Public Health Magazine, Fall 2019

  • “Nipah Virus (NiV)”, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, March 20, 2014

  • “First Nipah casualty did eat fruits bitten by bats: Probe”, OnManorama, October 3, 2018

  • “Lini Puthuserry died of the Nipah virus on May 21st”, The Economist, June 2, 2018

  • “WHO pays tribute to Kerala nurse who died of Nipah virus infection”, The Hindu, June 5, 2018

  • “Kerala nurse Lini who died treating Nipah patient honoured with Florence Nightingale award”, The Indian Express, December 6, 2019

  • “Life in the time of Nipah”, The Times of India, June 2, 2018



  • “Under Cover” by Wayne Jones

  • “Dark Toys” by SYBS

  • “Resolution” by Wayne Jones

  • “The battle of 1066” by Patrick Patrikios

  • “Nocturnally” by Amulets

  • “Digital Dreaming”, Music by CO.AG 

  • “One”, (Album: Navarasam) by Thaikkudam Bridge

  • “Raga - Dance of Music” by Aakash Gandhi


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  • Livemint (2020). "How WhatsApp forwards on coronavirus broke the ₹1 tn Indian poultry industry." Retrieved May 7, 2020, from https://www.livemint.com/mint-lounge/features/how-whatsapp-forwards-on-coronavirus-broke-the-1-7-bn-indian-poultry-industry-11584715653782.html.




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