Series 4, Episode 3 (#403)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Insects caught in amber spark a controversial theory about what killed the dinosaurs. 15:05
Full Program: Two drugs that may help kids with muscular dystrophy or the frail elderly, who don’t have the option of hopping on a... 52:32
See how "exercise in a pill" could one day help the elderly and the bedridden. 03:55
The 1918 flu killed at least 50 million people, more than died from battle in World War I. 01:28
Full Program: Meet the people building tomorrow’s robots, mind-reading machines, and more. 52:43
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- Grade Levels
- 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Science & Technology
- Series Length
- 32 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 56 minutes
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Series Description: This science magazine series features four stories in each themed episode, tackling an array of thought-provoking topics.
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