See the full episode at http://video.pbs.org/video/1321600279Untreated, the bite of the black mamba has a fatality rate of 100 percent, making it a killer among killers on a continent where it is thought that nearly 20,000 people die of snake bites each year. Now snake handlers and Swaziland residents Thea Litschka-Koen and her husband, Clifton, are trying to save lives and change attitudes about Africa's deadliest snake."Black Mamba" aired on PBS Sunday, October 3, 2010 and was part of the 29th season of the Peabody and Emmy award-winning series produced by Thirteen in association with WNET.ORG for PBS. Major support provided by Canon U.S.A. Inc. http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/black-mamba/introduction/5260/?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=pbs&utm_campaign=black_mamba
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