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Nova: Cracking Your Genetic Code
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mpn: unknown, ean: 0841887016773,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
What will it mean when most of us can afford to have the information in our DNAall three billion chemical letters of itread, stored, and available for analysis? Cracking Your Genetic Code reveals that we stand on the verge of such a revolution.Factory sealed DVD.
Nova Science Now: Can We Live Forever
mpn: unknown, ean: 0841887013635,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson tackles one of sciences major challenges in each episode of Can We Live Forever? He will guide us as he explores dramatic discoveries and the frontiers of research that connect each central, provocative mystery. Program episodes include: Can My Car Live Forever?; Replacing Body Parts; Can We Slow Aging?; Profile: Jason Leigh; and Human Hibernation.Factory sealed DVD.
NOVA: Arctic Dinosaurs
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mpn: 5458927, ean: 0783421428799,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
How is it that dinosaurs have managed to survive and even thrive in the gloom of the dark and frigid polar regions? This is one of the most intriguing enigmas in paleontology. And now, a unique field expedition to Alaska will utilize extreme engineering and perilous fossil hunting to defrost a jackpot of new fossil clues. With the help of stunning CGI, NOVA breathes life into the polar dinosaurs lives and environment in vivid detail.Shrink-wrapped.
NOVA: Bees - Tales From the Hive
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mpn: WG29019, ean: 0783421290198,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Amazingly up-close footage filmed with specially developed macro lenses brings you the most intimate and most spectacular portrayal of a working bee colony ever filmed. Its not frightening- its fascinating. See things you never imagined. Hear things only bees hear. Discover new found facts about the strange and complex life of bees in Bees: Tales from the Hive.Shrink-wrapped.
Nova: Decoding Neanderthals
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mpn: unknown, ean: 0841887018449,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Over 60,000 years ago, the first modern humans left their African homeland and entered Europe, then a bleak and inhospitable continent in the grip of the Ice Age. But when they arrived, they were not alone: the stocky, powerfully built Neanderthals had already been living there for hundreds of thousands of years. So what happened when the first modern humans encountered the Neanderthals? Did they make love or war?Shrink-wrapped.
Nova: Telescope - Hunting the Edge of Space
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Hunting the Edge of Space celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope, and takes viewers on a global adventure of discovery, exploring the rich history of the telescope. Then NOVA turns its attention to a new generation of ever-larger telescopes, poised to reveal answers to longstanding questions about our universe, and, in turn, to raise new questions.Shrink-wrapped.
Nova: Himalayan Megaquake
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
On April 25, 2015 a devastating earthquake rocked Nepal, wiping out villages and leaving thousands dead. Through eyewitness footage, expert interviews, and stunning graphics, NOVA reveals the anatomy of this megaquake while scientists race to answer urgent questionsIs another big one coming?.
Nova: Manhunt - Boston Bombers
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
At 2:50pm on April 15, 2013, two bomb blasts turned the Boston Marathon finish line from a scene of triumph into a scene of tragedy, and a city gripped by heartbreak and terror. Less than five days later, the key suspects were identified and apprehended; one dead, the other in custody. How did investigators transform the chaos of the bombing into a coherent trail of clues, pointing to the accused killers?Factory sealed DVD.
Trapped In An Elevator
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mpn: unknown, ean: 0841887013239,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
Elevators move millions of passengers every day. In TRAPPED IN AN ELEVATOR, NOVA reveals the secret life of these ubiquitous machines. Once brawny but simple machines, elevators are getting a brainy makeover. Computer controls are getting passengers to their destinations faster and more safely than ever before. But will the elevator-wary be comfortable handing over the reins to computers?Factory sealed DVD.
Naturalist E.O. Wilson- Lord of the Ants - NOVA
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 204 reviews
E.O. Wilson was renowned for his scientific study of ants. His 1975 study concluded that evolutionary principles could explain social behavior throughout the animal kingdom, including in humans. Though sociobiology was a controversial new discipline at the time, todays science shows that genes do play a role in aspects of behavior. Narrated by Harrison Ford, this is an engaging portrait of a scientist who altered our perspective on the world.Shrink-wrapped.
NOVA: The Great Robot Race
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mpn: WG40799, ean: 0783421407992,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
The Defense Department is offering two million dollars to the builders of the first robotic vehicle to cover a 210-mile stretch of desert in California and Nevada. NOVA goes behind the scenes as top engineering teams struggle to solve the daunting problems of making a vehicle drive itself. Will legions of robot vehicles fight our future wars?Factory sealed DVD.
Nova: Separating Twins
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mpn: 8741471, ean: 0841887016513,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
This is the incredible story of Trishna and Krishna, twin girls born joined at the head. Abandoned shortly after birth at an orphanage in Bangladesh, they had little chance of survival until they were saved and taken to Australia by an aid worker. With exclusive access to this extraordinary human and medical drama, NOVAs cameras were with Trishna and Krishna and their caregivers at each moment of their journey.Factory sealed DVD.
Nova: Earthquake the Science Behind the Shake
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mpn: Relay Time: 168 min; 3Videos, ean: 0783421421592,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Earthquake! - Prediction is the siren song of earthquake studiesthe alluring problem on which reputations can be won or wrecked. Not just careers, but million of lives and billions of dollars depend on the ability of scientists to say just when and where the earth will move. Follow as NOVA takes a look at the high-stakes quest to predict earthquakes. Also includes Killer Quake! and The Great San Francisco Earthquake.Factory sealed DVD.
Nova: Lincoln's Secret Weapon
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mpn: 24185262, ean: 0841887015967,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
The Unions USS Monitor was a decisive factor in the Civil War. Today it rests in the nations first marine sanctuary. Join a team of Navy divers as they attempt to recover priceless artifacts; meet the ship designer who built the Monitor; see a realistic reenactment of the battle that changed the course of the Civil War; and discover a powerful military past as the secrets of the Monitors service emerge from the deep.Factory sealed DVD.
Nova: Emergency Mine Rescue
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
With special access to the site of the San José, Chile, mine, the mining engineers and the miners families, NOVA chronicles the miners 69-day ordeal and the work of a global team of engineers who struggled tirelessly around the clock in a desperate bid to bring the trapped miners safely to the surface.Factory sealed DVD.
Nova: Rise of the Drones
mpn: 26406987, ean: 0841887018456,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 161 reviews
NOVA reveals the amazing technologies that make drones so powerful. From cameras that can capture every detail of an entire city at a glance, to swarming robots that can make decisions on their own, to giant air frames that can stay aloft for days on end, drones are changing our relationship to war, surveillance and each other. Discover the cutting-edge technologies that are propelling us toward a new chapter in aviation history.Shrink-wrapped.
Killer Subs In Pearl Harbor
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mpn: B0032KC35K, ean: 0841887011877,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
NOVA looks into new clues to one of the most tragic events of World War II, the sinking of the USS Arizona. It has been thought that the Arizona was sunk by a bomb dropped by a Japanese aircraft, but the discovery of five Japanese midget subs just outside Pearl Harbor raises new questions about the Arizonas final hours. Could these tiny but lethal subs have played a crucial and previously unsuspected part in the days tragic events?Factory sealed DVD.
NOVA - Physics: The Elegant Universe and Beyond
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mpn: 4305542, ean: 9781593755577, isbn: 1593755570,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
String theory, anyone? Join host Brian Greene, professor of physics and mathematics at Columbia University and the best-selling author of The Elegant Universe, for a fascinating exploration of the new string theory that is shifting the way we account for the physical universe. Brilliant dramatizations and clear explanations of gravity, electromagnetism, and relativity help students grasp the latest mind-boggling concepts of physics.Factory sealed DVD.
NOVA: Newton's Dark Secrets
mpn: WG38919, ean: 9781593753238, isbn: 1593753233,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 242 reviews
He was a 17th century Einstein, who reduced nature’s chaos to a single set of laws and revolutionized the thinking and outlook of his age. But in the midst of his astonishing breakthroughs in physics, optics, and calculus, Isaac Newton was also searching out hidden meanings in the Bible and pursuing the covert art of alchemy, or the changing of base metals into gold. With vivid docudrama scenes starring Scott Handy (Henry VIII) as Newton, NOVA recreates the unique climate of late 17th-century
Nova: Mind of a Rampage Killer
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mpn: unknown, ean: 0841887018807,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
What makes a person walk into a theater or a church or a classroom full of students and open fire? What combination of circumstances compels a human being to commit the most inhuman of crimes? Can science in any way help us understand these horrific events and provide clues as to how to prevent them in the future?Factory sealed DVD.
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