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Apollo 13: From Jim Lovell to Tom Hanks

Jim Lovell recalls first moon landing
Why the public lost interest in space
Gene Kranz: Failure Is Not an Option

Length: 2 hours 19 minutes
Price: $5.99

Ray Kurzweil: Futurist

The Singularity is Near
What the future looks like


Length: 55 minutes
Price: $2.99

Science on Stage and Screen Vol. 2

Oxygen: Science on stage and screen
SciFi: Science catalyst?
Carl Djerassi's Phallacy

Length: 2 hours 2 minutes
Price: $2.99

Mysteries of the Cosmos Vol. 2

The mysteries of dark energy
Cheating time and space
The End: Big rip or big crunch?
Dark Energy: Is it antigravity?
Hiding in the Mirror, Lawrence Krauss

Length: 2 hours 22 minutes
Price: $2.99

Craig Venter: Decoding the Human Genome

Craig Venter decodes genome
Venter searches seas for DNA

Length: 44 minutes
Price: $2.99

Jane Goodall: Humans and Chimps

Goodall's TheTen Trusts
Primate Pioneer

Length: 1 hour 15 minutes
Price: $2.99

E.O. Wilson's World Vol. 1

Saving biodiversity
Are people like ants?
Nature's witness

Length: 2 hours 20 minutes
Price: $5.99

E.O. Wilson's World Vol. 2

Taking Earth's inventory
Nature as a superorganism
Anthill, a first novel

Length: 1 hour 56 minutes
Price: $5.99

Cloning: Ethics, Politics, and Science

Cloning ethics and legality
Cloning dangers and benefits

Length: 1 hour 28 minutes
Price: $2.99

Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

The Botany of Desire
In Defense of Food

Length: 1 hour 3 minutes
Price: $2.99

I Remember Einstein Vol. 2

Einstein in love
Einstein: "He was unique"
Is Einstein obsolete?
Walter Isaacson talks Einstein

Length: 2 hours 18 minutes
Price: $5.99

James Watson and DNA

James Watson: In his own words
Watson recalls DNA discovery

Length: 1 hour 28 minutes
Price: $5.99

Mysteries of the Cosmos Vol. 1

Dark energy's early years
The Universe is flat, so what?
What's in the darkness?

Length: 2 hours 12 minutes
Price: $2.99

Steve Allen: Songwriter, Comedian Gets Serious About Science

Combating "willful stupidity"

Length: 45 minutes
Price: $5.99

Science on Stage and Screen Vol. 1

When science meets fiction
Math and science on stage

Length: 1 hour 28 minutes
Price: $5.99

Star Trek: Science and Sizzle

The Science of Star Trek
Star Trek forever?

Length: 1 hour 31 minutes
Price: $2.99

Medical Marijuana: Science and Ethics

Marijuana as medicine
Marijuana as medicine, part II

Length: 1 hour 35 minutes
Price: $2.99

Oliver Sacks: Mind and Body

An Anthropologist on Mars
The Island of the Colorblind

Length: 1 hour 27 minutes
Price: $2.99

Steven Pinker: Understanding the Mind

The biology of language
How the Mind Works

Length: 1 hour 12 minutes
Price: $2.99

James "The Amazing" Randi

Debunking Psychics, The Occult

Length: 45 minutes
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I Remember Einstein Vol. 1

Abraham Pais, Victor Weisskopf, and Alan Lightman
Discovering the electron

Length: 1 hour 33 minutes
Price: $5.99

John McPhee: Cross Country

Assembling California
Loving Geology

Length: 1 hour 31 minutes
Price: $5.99

The Carl Sagan Collection

Carl Sagan looks at humanity

Length: 2hours 23 minutes
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Stephen Jay Gould Talks Nature and Evolution

Darwin: Tormented Evolutionist
Gould and Wilson make peace

Length: 1 hour 22 minutes
Price: $5.99

Jared Diamond: What It Means to Be Human

How chimps are almost human
Jared Diamond talks sex

Length: 1 hour 35 minutes
Price: $5.99

The Science of Baseball

Bobby Thompson talks science
Why a Curveball Curves

Length: 1 hour 34 minutes
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Why Sleep?

Sleep and dreams
The sleeping brain is working
Why learning needs sleep
Enough hours are important

Length: 2 hours 19 minutes
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Invention: The Difficult Path from Idea to Product

Overcoming doubt and derision
From idea to invention

Length: 1 hour 36 minutes
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Robert Ballard: Ocean Explorer

Ancient shipwrecks and civilizations
Finding the Titanic

Length: 1 hour 21 minutes
Price: $5.99

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Code:
line 1: package tmpevalpackage;
line 2: sub doEval { 
line 3: 	my($parent);
line 4: 	
line 5: 	if($LayoutManager::url_resolved_values{'SEGMENT.nickname'}) {
line 6: 		$parent = $LayoutManager::url_resolved_values{'SEGMENT.nickname'};
line 7: 	}
line 8: 	elsif($LayoutManager::url_resolved_values{'VIDEO.nickname'}) {
line 9: 		$parent = $LayoutManager::url_resolved_values{'VIDEO.nickname'};
line 10: 	}
line 11: 	elsif($LayoutManager::url_resolved_values{'DOCUMENT.nickname'}) {
line 12: 		$parent = $LayoutManager::url_resolved_values{'DOCUMENT.nickname'}
line 13: 	}
line 14: 	
line 15: 	if($parent) {
line 16: 		my(@books) = &Database::SelectClause('BOOK',"parent = $parent");
line 17: 		if(!@books) {
line 18: 			$parent = '';
line 19: 		}
line 20: 	}
line 21: 	
line 22: 	if(!$parent) {
line 23: 		my(@sel) = &Database::SelectClause('GLOBAL','record all ""');
line 24: 		if(@sel) {
line 25: 			$parent = 'GLOBAL.' . $sel[0];
line 26: 		}
line 27: 			$main::ENV{'reading_header'} = "FEATURED READING";
line 28: 	}
line 29: 	
line 30: 	 = '';
line 31: 	
line 32: 	if($parent) {
line 33: 		my(@books) = &Database::SelectClause('BOOK',"parent = $parent");
line 34: 		0 = 0;
line 35: 		my $dots;
line 36: 		foreach(@books) {
line 37: 			my(%data);
line 38: 			&Database::GetRow($_,'BOOK',\%data);
line 39: 			my($status,$title,$author,$url,$image,$width,$height) = &SciFri::Schema::getAmazonItem($data{'isbn'});
line 40: 			if($data{'title'}) {
line 41: 				$title = $data{'title'};
line 42: 			}
line 43: 			if($data{'author'}) {
line 44: 				$author = $data{'author'};
line 45: 			}
line 46: 			if($status eq 'ok') {
line 47: 				 .= "<div class=\"box-2x1-item box-slide\" data-href=\"$url\">";
line 48: 				 .= "	<div class=\"box-2x1-item-photo\">";
line 49: 				 .= "		<div class=\"image-wrapper\" data-jsclass=\"imageWrapper\" data-align=\"right\">";
line 50: 				 .= "			<img src=\"$image\" data-width=\"$width\" data-height=\"$height\">";
line 51: 				 .= "		</div>";
line 52: 				 .= "	</div>";
line 53: 				 .= "	<h4>$title</h4>";
line 54: 				if($author) {
line 55: 					 .= "	<p>by $author</p>";
line 56: 				}
line 57: 				 .= "	<div class=\"box-2x1-more-button\"><a href=\"$url\"><img src=\"/images/v1/icon_text_more_white.png\" width=47 height=15 border=0></a></div>";
line 58: 				 .= "</div>";
line 59: 				++0;
line 60: 			}
line 61: 		}
line 62: 	}
line 63: 	if($parent eq "GLOBAL.1") { $main::ENV{'reading_header'} = "FEATURED READING"; }
line 64: 	else { $main::ENV{'reading_header'} = "RELATED READING"; }
line 65:  };
line 66: &doEval();
line 67: 1;

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Paleontologists Lindsay Zanno and Kenneth Lacovara share what made them clap—and cringe—while watching Jurassic World.

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