Nova sciencenow takes a look on what might be the technological future of robots and digital enhancements, with both its positive and negative consequences. Nova science now is just an incredible series, but this is by far my favorite episode. With neil degrasse tyson, chad cohen, ziya tong, david pogue. These references, for example, come from movies, tv, music, history, literature, and of course, science. Using magnetic wands, researchers can control brain functions and treat depression. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. Investigate the psychology of magic tricks, magnetic wands that treat depression, artificial intelligence, and more program description this episode of nova. The report features a canine that possesses a vocabulary of more than words. It looks at space dangers, space suits, space food, plasma. It looks at space dangers, space suits, space food, plasma rockets, and profiles mars rover specialist vandi verma. Many of the programs in this list were not originally produced for pbs, but were acquired from other sources such as the bbc.
Label copy to clipboard click to copy embed code for video. Nova is the mostwatched prime time science series on american television, reaching an average of five million viewers weekly. Popular videos nova sciencenow nova sciencenow topic. Evaluation report of nova sciencenow season 3 informal science. Nova sciencenow tv series 2005 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. October 18, 2005 an update on a january 2005 report on hurricanes that assesses damage caused. Launched in 2005, the show is hosted by new york times technology columnist david pogue.
Television series produced, coproduced, or presented by the wgbh educational foundation a pbs production and broadcasting company based in boston, massachusetts. Stream nova pbs episodes for free and find out when its on tv, via pbs new york station thirteen. Nova often includes interviews with scientists doing research in the subject areas covered and occasionally includes footage of a particular discovery. With astrophysicist neil degrasse tyson as host, episodes feature lively science news updates detailing important discoveries and issuesfrom stories about hot technology and science subjects to profiles of leading scientists. It examines the effect of injuries to the brain, which often has a positive effect on other regions of the brain.
This series of programs from nova sciencenow explores the topic of longevity, with segments on such varied topics as a man who kept his 1966 volvo running for over 2. Check if it is available to stream online via where to watch. Nova is an american science documentary television series produced by wgbh boston for. From the awardwinning producers of nova, nova sciencenow is a fastpaced and provocative science magazine show that highlights four timely science and technology stories per episode. Nova sciencenow reports from the frontiers of science and technology. It starts with an analysis of einsteins brain, with the parietal lobe math gifted, frontal lobe, motor lobe and the prefrontal cortex music. Premieres wednesday, october 10th at 10pm9c on pbs. Nova sciencenows dean irwin discusses what he learned about this new computer technology while producing his story on digital art authentication. For two seasons, nova sciencenow episodes aired in the same time slot as nova. Nova sciencenow, the critically acclaimed science magazine series, sheds light on some of the biggest questions on peoples minds through topics ranging from animal intelligence and the science of food to what the future will be like.
Crossing the worlds most famous slowpoke with some of mits latest hightech robotics clip 3m 36s add to watchlist. Tv nova sciencenow nova sciencenow reports from the frontiers of science and technology. Nova is an american science documentary television series produced by wgbh boston for pbs. Premiering on january 25, 2005, the series was originally hosted by robert krulwich, who described it as an experiment in coverage of breaking science, science thats right out of the lab, science that sometimes bumps up against politics, art, culture. This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total. The companion podcast to our newsmagazine series nova sciencenow offers brief, often irreverent conversations with scientists and science journalists. Nova sciencenow is a magazinestyle offshoot of the popular nova series. Some arachnophobes might see maydianne andrades career as a horror film her favorite kind, but andrade cant imagine how she would spend her days and nights if not studying the cannibalistic behavior of the australian redback spider. Nova sciencenow science cafes are hosted around the country and based on cafe. There are no tv airings of nova sciencenow in the next 14 days.
Nova sciencenow looks at possible solutions to some of the problems and dangers facing a trip to mars. Each episode also has an accompanying teachers guide to download for use in. Browse nova dvds from shop nova shows prove that science is neither secret lore nor sacred ritual but rather, a lifelong journey of discovery. Nova sciencenow 2005 2012 nova sciencenow not enough ratings to calculate a score. Width in pixels px height in pixels px copied to your clipboard unable to copy. For the love of physics walter lewin may 16, 2011 duration. Our podcast offers irreverent stories and introduces intriguing personalities from the world of science. It explains the physics of the universe and the chemistry and biology of life in a way thats understandable to children and still very enjoyable as an adult. A products availability is clearly noted on the product detail page as in stock, advanced sale, release date or special order. Nova brings you stories from the frontlines of science and engineering, answering the big questions of today and tomorrow, from how our ancestors lived, to whether parallel universes exist, to how. The work tries to be very userfriendly by having computer graphics, cartoons, and movie references. For more content from the producers of nova sciencenow. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of of nova sciencenow with exclusive news, photos, videos and more at tvguide. Nova science now is a new offshoot of the long running pbs science series nova, produced by wbgh in boston.500 405 350 688 1155 1208 1214 307 1487 716 57 108 1428 724 189 57 90 736 621 423 58 1198 597 385 852 835 639 1213 1288 283