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NOVA scienceNOW | Saving Hubble Update, Gangster Birds, Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, How Memory Works | PBS

Duration: 52:47 (Full Program)
Program: NOVA scienceNOW #407
Broadcast Date: Aug. 25, 2009

The repair mission for the Hubble space telescope, as astronauts try to fix crucial equipment that was not designed to be repaired in orbit; common backyard birds with a dark secret, and a clue that might unravel the most brutal reign of terror in the avian world; a profile of neurosurgeon Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa; and studies on the brain of an epileptic to try to understand more about the link between brain structure and memory.

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Post Date: August 27, 2009