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What Darwin Never Knew
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mpn: unknown, ean: 0841887011013,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Earth teems with a staggering variety of animals. The source of lifes endless forms was a profound mystery until Charles Darwins revolutionary idea of natural selection. NOVA reveals answers to the riddles that Darwin couldnt explain. Stunning breakthroughs in a brand new science nicknamed evo devo are linking the enigma of origins to another of natures great mysteries, the development of an embryo.Shrink-wrapped.
Nova: Venom: Nature's Killer
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
NOVA reveals how venom causes the body to shut down, arteries to bleed uncontrollably and limbs to go black and die. VENOM follows two scientists on their expeditions to track down and capture the planets most deadly creatures with the hope of finding out how natures deadliest cocktails could be medicines brightest new hope.Factory sealed DVD.
NOVA: Killer Volcanoes DVD
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
NOVA's expert team looks for the signature of a volcanic eruption big enough to have blasted a huge cloud of ash and sulfuric acid into the atmosphere. Killer Volcanoes spotlights the search for the mystery volcano that plunged the globe into a deep freeze and inflicted famine on medieval Europe.Shrink-wrapped.
NOVA: Battle of the X-Planes
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mpn: unknown, ean: 9781593750039, isbn: 159375003X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
NOVA visits the world's two largest aerospace companies to eavesdrop on classified meetings, fly revolutionary planes, and examine the rivalry between Boeing and Lockheed Martin to build the most capable and versatile fighter ever--the Joint Strike Fighter. Filmed over four years, this film reveals the breakthrough designs, heartbreaking setbacks, adrenaline-fueled test flights, and the winner of the most lucrative contract in military history.Shrink-wrapped.
NOVA: Secrets of Lost Empires - Pyramid and Obelisk
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mpn: WG40729, ean: 9781593755546, isbn: 1593755546,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
Uncover the secrets of ancient civilizations as NOVA journeys to an archaeological site where teams of experts use traditional techniques to test their hypotheses. Face the challenge of quarrying, chiseling, hauling, and mounting an obelisk-- using stones, ropes, logs, and dirt.Factory sealed DVD.
NOVA - The Elegant Universe
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mpn: WG36779, ean: 9781593750060, isbn: 1593750064,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Physicist Brian Greenes bestselling book comes to the small screen in this stimulating look at a complicated topic: the search for order in the universe. Is a revolutionary proposalstring theorythe answer scientists have been seeking for centuries? Greene tackles the mind-boggling complexity of the theory with vivid, clear images, and calmly points the way to the answer. Based on Brian Greene's book, this three-part Nova program should do for physics what Cosmos did for astronomy. Greene hosts
Nova: Meteor Strike
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
On February 15th, car cameras and cellphones captured a blinding streak that flashed across the sky over Russias Ural Mountains, followed by an explosion that injured some 1,500 people. The meteor, weighing around 10,000 tons, was the largest object to burst in the atmosphere since 1908. Within days, NOVA crews were in Russia following impact scientists as they hunted for debris from the explosion and clues to the meteors origin.Factory sealed DVD.
Nova: Iceman Murder Mystery
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
Hes been dead for more than 5,000 years , yet Otzi the Iceman, continues to keep many secrets. Now, a new autopsy yields fresh clues to his way of life and the mysterious circumstances of his murder. Otzis frozen remains reveal intriguing details of his life and times in the ancient Copper Age. Join NOVA as we defrost the ultimate time capsule, the 5,000-year-old man.Shrink-wrapped.
NOVA - Galileo's Battle for the Heavens
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mpn: WG40869, ean: 9781593755737, isbn: 1593755732,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
The pioneering astronomer and condemned heretic comes to life in this fascinating film version of Dava Sobel's best-seller, Galileo's Daughter. British actor Simon Callow portrays the seventeenth-century genius who defied tradition and years of imprisonment to advance a new vision of the universe, recreated through letters from his devoted daughter Maria Celeste, a cloistered nun.Shrink-wrapped.
NOVA: Ebola - The Plague Fighters
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
When a dreaded outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus swept through a remote region of Zaire in May 1995, NOVA was the only film crew permitted into the ''''hot zone.'''' Learn how disease specialists traced the origins of the outbreak by compiling a complete ''''chain of death'''' of the epidemic, and why they fear a mutation of Ebola will emerge that is even more difficult to contain.Factory sealed DVD.
NOVA: Rise of the Superstorms DVD
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
In summer 2017, three monster hurricanes swept in from the Atlantic one after another, shattering storm records and killing hundreds of people. Dive into the devastation wrought by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. How can scientists better predict these storms, and what does the 2017 season tell us about the likelihood of similar storms in the future?.
NOVA: Global Warming: What's Up With the Weather(2000)
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mpn: WG31639, ean: 0783421316393,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
Deadly flooding in Africa, catastrophic hurricanes in the U.S. with record-high temperatures worldwide. Are these natural, temporary glitches in our global climate, or is the devastation the result of global warming? The weather is different now but why? Find out when NOVA and FRONTLINE join forces to determine Whats Up with the Weather?Shrink-wrapped.
Nova: Making Stuff
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 242 reviews
Step behind the headlines as Making Stuff dramatizes the human stories woven into the current wave of hi-tech breakthroughs. Hosted by the New York Times lively technology correspondent David Pogue, each hour in this four-part series explores the talent, luck, and determination that can turn a wild idea into a cutting-edge material or high-tech breakthrough.Shrink-wrapped.
Nova: Secrets of the Sun
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Now, with the help of new spacecraft and Earth-based telescopes, scientists are seeing the Sun as they never have before and even re-creating what happens at the very center of the Sun. Their work will help us understand aspects of the sun that have puzzled scientists for decades. Secrets of the Sun reveals a bright new dawn in our understanding of our nearest star, one that might help keep our planet from going dark.Factory sealed DVD.
Nova: Inside the Megastorm
mpn: 841887018555, ean: 0841887018555,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 238 reviews
Inside the Megastorm takes viewers moment by moment through Hurricane Sandy, its impacts and the future of storm protection. Through first person accounts from those who survived, and from experts and scientists, Inside the Megastorm gives scientific context to a new breed of storms.TV. Run Time: 60. Release Date: 3/5/2013.
NOVA: Pocahontas Revealed
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mpn: WG42009, ean: 0078342142009,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 192 reviews
On the 400th anniversary of Jamestown, science is revealing the truth behind the myth of John Smith, Chief Powhatan and his daughter and Pocahontas. Virginia archaeologists have recently discovered the site of Chief Powhatans capital, Werowocomoco, some 17 miles from Jamestown beside the York River. Follow the investigation by NOVA of the site as archeologists for the first time reveal the Native American side of the Jamestown story.Shrink-wrapped.
NOVA - Mars, Dead or Alive
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mpn: unknown, ean: 9781593751128, isbn: 1593751125,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
Identical U.S. spacecraft carrying robotic explorers are headed for Mars. In January 2004, the first will touch the planets surfaceand NOVA will immediately begin transmitting the latest clues in the search for extraterrestrial life. This special recounts the dramatic design, testing, and launch of the two crafts, and will climax with the first probes historic entry, descent, and landing on Earths nearest planetary neighbor. The great PBS science series Nova scores another hit with Mars: Dead
NOVA - Hurricane Katrina: The Storm That Drowned a City
mpn: WG40639, ean: 9781593755423, isbn: 1593755422,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
On August 29th, 2005, Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, killing at least 1,300, destroying over 600,000 houses, and turning downtown New Orleans into an uninhabitable swamp. In a compelling hour-by-hour reconstruction of the ferocious storm, NOVA exposes crucial failures in preparation and engineering that led to the worst disaster in U.S. history. The film probes the titanic forces behind hurricanes and the latest technology for tracking and predicting them, showing how scientists
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