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The Cyborg Revolution
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produced by Tatsuhiro Fujiki, NHK International Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 2 mins
Cyborg technology is a revolutionary development in rehabilitation medicine. It allows the brain and nervous system to manipulate specially engineered devices that help people regain the use of impaired body function. Once a dream of science fiction, this revolutionary technology is now becoming a reality. Getting...
produced by Tatsuhiro Fujiki, NHK International Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 2 mins
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Horizon, Series 48, Episode 7, Playing God
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directed by Matthew Dyas, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 48, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 49 mins
Recent scientific breakthroughs mean that we no longer have to wait 3 billion years for organisms to evolve - we can build them ourselves in the lab. Nature is being dismantled into a series of 'spare parts' that we have the potential to engineer, refine, and rebuild into whatever we see fit. As nature becomes a t...
directed by Matthew Dyas, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 48, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 49 mins
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Kidney on Ice
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produced by Anja Dalhoff, 1953-, Danish Doc Production (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 51 mins
Kidney on Ice looks at organ trafficking from a variety of perspectives, exploring the tragic stories of people selling their organs and those who desperately need an transplant.
produced by Anja Dalhoff, 1953-, Danish Doc Production (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 51 mins
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Panorama, Series 64, Episode 17, Medicine's Big Breakthrough: Editing Your Genes
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directed by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016; presented by Fergus Walsh, 1961-; produced by Rachael Buchanan, fl. 2008 and Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Series 64, Episode 17 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 29 mins
Panorama looks at the breakthrough that could change the lives of everyone and everything on the planet. Gene editing is revolutionising medical research and could deliver new treatments – even cures for a host of diseases. It also gives scientists control over evolution, allowing genetic changes to be forced th...
directed by Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016; presented by Fergus Walsh, 1961-; produced by Rachael Buchanan, fl. 2008 and Howard Bradburn, fl. 1980-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Series 64, Episode 17 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 29 mins
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Research Collection, Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
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produced by Cecile Taillandier, fl. 2008 and Patrick Chiuzzi, fl. 2004, Cap Canal and C Productions Chromatiques, in Research Collection (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 2008), 52 mins
General overview of the nanotechnology science and industry; reviewing the applications in the areas of medicine, computers, sensors, and robotics. Concern has mounted in the international community regarding the toxicity and impact of the use of nanomaterials in the human body and the environment.
produced by Cecile Taillandier, fl. 2008 and Patrick Chiuzzi, fl. 2004, Cap Canal and C Productions Chromatiques, in Research Collection (Paris, Ile-de-France: 10 Francs, 2008), 52 mins
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Secret Science: Chemical And Biological Weapons
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directed by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998; presented by Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998, Artlab Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins
A revelatory documentary about Porton Down – the world-leading military and scientific base that specializes in chemical and biological warfare and the fight against global terrorism. This top-secret British military unit was first established in World War One in response to the terrifying advance of chemical wa...
directed by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998; presented by Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by Tim Usborne, fl. 1998, Artlab Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins
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Success through Failure: The Paradox of Design
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written by Henry Petroski (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 250 page(s)
This book examines the importance of engineering design as well as society's ability to respond to design flaws.
written by Henry Petroski (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 250 page(s)
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Assessment of Radiological Consequences and Evaluation of Protective Measures
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(1991),
Source: www-pub.iaea.org
An aftermath report published by the International Chernobyl Project on August 1991.
(1991),
Source: www-pub.iaea.org
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 30:, Honey Bee Aerobatics
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012 and Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 30: (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
Through the use of self-controlled flight simulators, the flight patterns of the honey bee are simulated to study “optic flow”, and to study how the bees guide themselves through their environments to control their flight and locomotion. By imitating how honeybees see, engineers and researchers have made it...
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012 and Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 30: (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 15, Bio-mimicry
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presented by Nick Glass, fl. 2010; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 15 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 12 mins
When it comes to design, Mother Nature is hard to beat and as they say, if you can't beat them, join them. We meet a group of scientists using the bioluminescent properties of a species of algae to provide emission and cost-free power – we join them as they try to light up Paris, the City of Light. We then meet...
presented by Nick Glass, fl. 2010; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 15 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 12 mins
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