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New History of the World

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This program discusses "big ideas" with Michael Walzer, Glen Bowerstock, Oleg Grabar, and Kirk Varnedoe. They probe diverse subject matters such as the concept of a just war and whether terrorism is ever morally acceptable and what makes modern art so modern.
VHS
2003
Ivy (By Request)
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Exploring the Cosmos

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This program features physicist Freeman Dyson. Joining him are astrophysicists Sara Seagar and John Bahcall and Feryal Ozel.
VHSOnline
2003
Ivy (By Request)
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Thinking Big

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"This program brings together six icons of intellect--mathematician John Nash, mathematical biologist Martin Nowak, mathematician Enrico Bombieri, mathematical physicist Freeman Dyson, cultural anthropologist Clifford Geertz, and pianist Robert Taub--who talk about milestones on their roads to success."--Container.
VHSOnline
2003
Ivy (By Request)
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Einstein's Dream

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"This program focuses on efforts to complete Einstein's quest for a grand unifying theory that will explain all of the forces of nature in the same terms."--Container. Includes discussion of different theories (such as string theory and M theory) by Nathan Sieberg, Edward Witten, Juan Maldacena and Freeman Dyson.
VHSOnline
2003
Ivy (By Request)