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NOVA scienceNOW | Hunt for Alien Earths, Art Authentication, Maydianne Andrade, Autism Genes | PBS

Duration: 52:19 (Full Program)
Program: NOVA scienceNOW #402
Broadcast Date: Jul. 7, 2009

Astronomers on the brink of finding “another Earth” in our galaxy, using a new planet-hunting machine: the Kepler telescope; Rudy Tanzi, a pioneer in discovering genes for Alzheimer’s disease, and others who are on the hunt for the genetic key to autism; the use of computers to authenticate paintings; and a profile of spider scientist Maydianne Andrade.



Post Date: July 9, 2009