NOVA scienceNOW, Season 5Closed Captioning
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Hosted by renowned astrophysicist, author and director of the Hayden Planetarium, Neil deGrasse Tyson, NOVA scienceNOW covers four timely science and technology stories per one-hour episode. Each episode of this season of NOVA scienceNOW explores one of six “big” science questions: can we live forever?; how smart are animals?; where did I come from?; how does the brain work?; what’s the next big thing?; and can we live in space?
|1||Closed CaptioningVideoCan We Make It to Mars?||A trip to Mars and back could take two to three years. Can humans survive the journey, fraught with deadly meteoroids, bone and muscle wasting, and perilous levels of radiation?||52:43||$1.99||View in iTunes|
|2||Closed CaptioningVideoCan We Live Forever?||Why do our bodies fall apart over time? Is there any way to stop the process? How well can we build body parts and organs to replace ones that get damaged? Neil deGrasse Tyson hosts.||52:45||$1.99||View in iTunes|
|3||Closed CaptioningVideoHow Does the Brain Work?||Can new science help us understand how the brain allows us to think, act, feel, behave and process the world around us?||52:44||$1.99||View in iTunes|
|4||Closed CaptioningVideoHow Smart Are Animals?||How well can we understand what’s going on in the brains of non-human animals? Do our pets — like dogs — have the same feelings we do? How smart are animals really?||52:45||$1.99||View in iTunes|
|5||Closed CaptioningVideoWhere Did We Come From?||Where did the very first living thing on Earth come from? Can a simple injection erase a painful memory?||51:34||$1.99||View in iTunes|
|6||Closed CaptioningVideoWhat's the Next Big Thing?||What are the technologies most likely to revolutionize life in the future?||52:43||$1.99||View in iTunes|
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