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Disappearing Dead: Economic Optimism about Immortality

PBS NewsHour Will we one day be able to live forever? What is the goal of economics if not the greatest good for the greatest number of people? Substitute “happy, healthy, never-ending life” for “greatest good” and you can see … Continue reading

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Future States — Play | Offbeat | PBS Film Festival

PBS “Future States — Play, ” a film in the PBS Online Film Festival’s Offbeat category. The film imagines a not-too-distant future where video games have become indistinguishable from reality. These fully immersive games are nested inside each other like … Continue reading

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The Interrupters (Graphic Language)

PBS From acclaimed producer-director Steve James (“Hoop Dreams”) and best-selling author-turned-producer Alex Kotlowitz (“There Are No Children Here”), an unusually intimate journey into the stubborn persistence of violence in our cities. Your purchase helps support PBS and the programs you … Continue reading

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Fetal exposure to bisphenol A as a risk factor for the development of childhood asthma: an animal model study

Nakajima et al. Environmental Health   Abstract Background The prevalence of asthma in industrialized countries has been increasing dramatically and asthma is now the most common chronic disease of children in the United States. The rapidity of the increase strongly … Continue reading

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The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power

Source: PBS/Youtube This exciting and entertaining eight-part series, based on Daniel Yergin’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book, captures the panoramic history of the biggest industry in the world. To purchase the above on Amazon, click here.

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NOW talks with filmmaker Josh Fox about “Gasland”

Source: PBS NOW talks with filmmaker Josh Fox about “Gasland”, his Sundance award-winning documentary on the surprising consequences of natural gas drilling. Fox’s film — inspired when the gas company came to his hometown — alleges chronic illness, animal-killing toxic … Continue reading

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PBS The Secret Life of the Brain

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3 Toxins that Could Bewilder Your Child FOREVER with This Life-Altering Condition…

Source: Mercola Robert MacNeil, former anchor of the PBS program NewsHour, takes viewers on a visit with his 6-year-old autistic grandson, Nick, to see how autism affects the whole family. In the video Nick’s mother, Alison McNeil, states: “… So … Continue reading

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Two George Soros Events Aim to Remake the Financial Order and the Media — So Where’s the Reporting?

Source: Fox News Apparently, megalomaniacs need schedulers. Just ask George Soros. The left-wing billionaire is helping fund two major conferences that start on the same day, in two different locations just a three hours apart by car. Two liberal events … Continue reading

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