Scientific American Frontiers TV Show

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Science, technology and nature are examined with insight, humor and an eye on the practical, with smartly paced reports on such subjects as the big-bang theory, robots, the relationship between stress and illness, and whether we are alone in the universe (more…)

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Season 6, Episode 4 Creatures of the Deep

First Aired: February 7, 1996

Searching for creatures of the deep, Alan Alda fishes for sharks in Hawaiian waters and examines exotic organisms in the Monterey Canyon. Also: fishing nets equipped with whale alarms; and learned behavior in octopuses.

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Season 6, Episode 3

January 17, 1996

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21st-Century Medicine

Season 6, Episode 5

April 3, 1996