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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 7, Marijuana
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presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins

In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...

presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 7 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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Investigative Reports, Managing Your HMO
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produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 50 mins
Real-life stories illustrate this important look at how people can take control of their healthcare.
produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2000), 50 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 73, Prosthetics
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produced by Karen Shearer, in Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 73 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 46 mins
Traces the development of artificial limbs through history and shows how they work.
produced by Karen Shearer, in Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 73 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 46 mins
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Investigative Reports, AIDS In America: The Crisis Continues
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produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 47 mins
Host Bill Kurtis takes viewers around the country to document the disturbing sense of complacency about AIDS in America today, and to examine why drugs that were once hailed as potential cures have fallen short of expectations. 20 years into the epidemic, many Americans believe that the crisis has passed, but the...
produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 47 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 1, Episode 10, Antibiotics: The Wonder Drugs
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produced by Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 1, Episode 10 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 1 hour 2 mins
Leading researchers and scientists reveal the secrets of the medical miracle that has added ten years to the life expectancy of every person on earth! In 1941, Penicillin was first used to save a human life. In the half century since, antibiotics have revolutionized medicine, adding ten years to the life expectan...
produced by Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 1, Episode 10 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1994), 1 hour 2 mins
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Where Did it Come From?, Ancient Egypt:  Modern Medicine
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produced by Michael Guillen, 1959-, in Where Did it Come From? (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2011), 54 mins
Iconic structures are apparent: the Empire State Building, St. Louis Arch, Space Needle, and Statue of Liberty. But their roots go back over 5,000 years to ancient Egypt. Entry to a glorious afterlife and worship of the gods led Egyptians to build some of the world's most impressive structures. We travel to Egypt...
produced by Michael Guillen, 1959-, in Where Did it Come From? (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2011), 54 mins
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In Search of History, Ancient Drugs
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produced by Steven R. Talley, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 46 mins
The 60's weren't the first time people tried to turn on and tune out. Since the beginning of mankind, civilizations have searched for two ways to reach a higher plane of existence. The program examines ancient rituals that demonstrate some of the frightening - and often lethal - means humans have employed in searc...
produced by Steven R. Talley, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1998), 46 mins
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In Search of History, Potions Or Poisons?
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produced by Nancy Gimbrone, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 2 hours 20 mins
In the late nineteenth century, costumed performers roamed rural America entertaining people and selling vast quantities of medicinal preparations. Usually neither beneficial nor healthy, their elixirs ofter contained opium, cocaine, mercury, and grain alcohol.
produced by Nancy Gimbrone, in In Search of History (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 2 hours 20 mins
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Investigative Reports, Generation Rx: Reading, Writing And Ritalin
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produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 47 mins
A look at how America's love affair with prescription drugs has moved into the playpen.Today, 4 million children begin their school day by taking a small yellow pill, Ritalin, to control their hyperactivity. Since 1990, there has been a 700% increase in the use of the stimulant. And more than 2.5 million prescript...
produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in Investigative Reports (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2001), 47 mins
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New Explorers, A 20th Century Medicine Man
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produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in New Explorers (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 24 mins
produced by Bill Kurtis, 1940-, in New Explorers (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 24 mins
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