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NOVA: The Family That Walks on All Fours
mpn: WG41409, ean: 0783421414099,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 265 reviews
An intense scientific debate has ignited around an extraordinary family living in rural Turkey with five adults who walk with their feet and the palms of their hands. The five siblings were first ìdiscoveredî in 2005 by scientist Uter Tan, who created a media sensation by suggesting that the handwalkers might be ìgenetic throwbacks,î offering clues to our early human ancestors. Intrigued by Tanís theory, German geneticist Stephan Mundlos is searching for a genetic mutation that could be
NOVA - Genius: The Science of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo
mpn: WG40879, ean: 0783421408791,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 194 reviews
DVD set that includes Einstein's Big Idea, Newton's Dark Secrets, Darwin's Dangerous Idea, and Galileo's Battle for the Heavens.Nearly seven hours of fascinating, informative science programming is presented here, including the four NOVA shows EINSTEIN'S BIG IDEA, NEWTON'S DARK SECRETS, DARWIN'S DANGEROUS IDEA, and GALILEO'S BATTLE FOR THE HEAVENS. Format: DVD MOVIE Genre: TELEVISION Rating: NR Age: 783421408791 UPC: 783421408791 Manufacturer No: WG40879.
NOVA: Arctic Passage
mpn: NOVA605, ean: 0841887006668,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 194 reviews
In this two-hour mini-series, NOVA dramatizes two extraordinary sagas in the quest for the Northwest Passage, the legendary Arctic sea route between the Atlantic and the Pacific that was the prize objective of merchants and adventurers for centuries..
NOVA: Hitler's Sunken Secret
mpn: 43171-641840, ean: 9781593753191, isbn: 1593753195,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
One of the most daring resistance operations of World War II was the 1944 sinking of the Norwegian ferry Hydro, with its cargo of ''heavy water'' destined for the Naziís secret atomic bomb project. If the Germans had obtained a large supply, it could have helped their physicists develop nuclear weapons that would have made the Third Reich invincible. Fear of that outcome sparked the Allies to undertake the Manhattan Project, which ultimately produced the first atomic bomb.But was the blowing
Nova: Magnetic Storm
mpn: 44-0800, ean: 9781593751074, isbn: 1593751079,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
What is weakening Earthís invisible shield?Magnets have the power to attract and repelósometimes on a massive scale. The Earthís molten coreóa violent mix of searing heat, crushing pressure, and a billion trillion tons of liquid ironócreates an invisible shield that surrounds the globe, guarding against a constant barrage of deadly radiation from space. But over the last few decades, the Earthís magnetic field has weakened dramatically, intriguing scientists across the globe.The power
NOVA - Hitler's Lost Sub
ean: 9781593752309, isbn: 159375230X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
Dive in dangerous waters with deep sea detectives as they attempt to retrieve clues that will reveal this decaying U-boats identity. See how the breaking of Nazi codes altered the outcome of the warand helped unravel the mystery behind this German U-boat. And finally, travel to Germany with the divers as they rewrite a part of World War II history, bring closure to families of the lost crew and discover how one mans life was spared.Factory sealed DVD.
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