Scientific American Frontiers - Season 11

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  • Fat and Happy?
    Fat and Happy?
    Episode 10
    5/1/01
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    Fat and Happy? is the tenth episode in the eleventh season of the PBS documentary series Scientific American Frontiers, hosted by Alan Alda. With the help of the FRONTIERS scientist, Alda tries to uncover the link between fad foods, eating habits and lifestyles. Is it possible to be fat and happy?moreless
  • Flying Free
    Flying Free
    Episode 9
    4/10/01
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    Flying Free is the ninth episode in the eleventh season of Scientific American Frontiers, a PBS documentary series hosted by Alan Alda. In this episode, Alda meets with Paul MacCready, an aviation engineer, to test a series of unusual planes. What will Alda learn about the art of flying from MacCready?moreless
  • Chimps R Us
    Chimps R Us
    Episode 8
    4/3/01
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    Chimps R Us, hosted by Alan Alda, is the eighth episode in the eleventh season of the PBS documentary series Scientific American Frontiers. In this episode, Alda attempts to get close and personal with chimpanzees. Through his contact with the chimps, Alda hopes to learn more about the similarities between chimps and humans.moreless
  • The Bionic Body
    The Bionic Body
    Episode 7
    3/27/01
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    The Bionic Body is the seventh episode in the eleventh season of Scientific American Frontiers, a PBS documentary hosted by Alan Alda. In this episode, Alda meets a group of scientists who are dedicated to developing scientific technology that would benefit people who are paralyzed. How can these scientists provide these patients with relief?moreless
  • Wild Places
    Wild Places
    Episode 6
    2/6/01
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    Wild Places, hosted by Alan Alda, is the sixth episode in the eleventh season of the PBS documentary Scientific American Frontiers. In this episode, the scientist and Alda investigate what it takes to save endangered species. Specific preservation topics discussed include the animal's ecosystems and the location of the animals.
  • Life's Little Questions II
    1/30/01
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    Life's Little Questions II is the fifth episode in the eleventh season of Scientific American Frontiers, a PBS documentary series hosted by Alan Alda. Alda and the FRONTIERS scientists attempt to answer questions that seemingly have no answer. Specific topics the scientists and Alda discuss include tickling and why humans laugh.moreless
  • Affairs of the Heart
    1/23/01
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    Affairs of the Heart is the fourth episode in the eleventh season of the PBS documentary series Scientific American Frontiers, hosted by Alan Alda. In this episode, Alda follows a group of expert heart surgeons who are using high-tech scientific tools to develop new ways to repair the human heart.
  • Life's Really Big Questions
    12/19/00
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    Life's Really Big Questions is the third episode in the eleventh season of the PBS documentary series Scientific American Frontiers, hosted by Alan Alda. In this episode, Alda and the FRONTIERS scientist attempt to answer some of life's most common big questions. Topics discussed include the future of machines, how the Earth was created and the minimal differences between apes and humans.moreless
  • SuperPeople
    SuperPeople
    Episode 2
    11/28/00
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    SuperPeople is the second episode in the eleventh season of Scientific American Frontiers, a PBS documentary series hosted by Alan Alda. In this episode, Alda and the FRONTIER scientists study "superhumans," people who push themselves to accomplish seemingly impossible accomplishments. Will Alda learn the secrets of these superhumans, or are there no secrets to be unveiled?moreless
  • Changing Your Mind
    Changing Your Mind
    Episode 1
    11/21/00
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    Changing Your Mind, hosted by Alan Alda, is the eleventh season debut episode of Scientific American Frontiers, a PBS documentary series. In this episode, Alda follows a group of neurosurgeons who are working to determine how the human brain changes. How will these scientists work affect the future of other neurosurgeons?moreless
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