Modern science provides a look at the ancient world as researchers and archaeologists explore the mysteries of the Egyptian mummies. By reconstructing DNA gathered from the pharaohs, scientists may be able to learn more about human genetics and develop new medical treatments for deadly diseases.
IMAX study of the mammoth creatures that roamed South America millions of years ago. Included: an examination of notable paleontological discoveries, interviews with experts, and computer-generated footage of the giganotosaurus and the argentinosaurus. Narrated by Donald Sutherland. Written and directed by Marc Fafard.
IMAX travelogue follows explorers Pasquale Scaturro and Gordon Brown (who also narrates) as they navigate the Blue Nile and Nile rivers, while fighting off crocodiles and hippos, as well as dealing with roiling whitewater rapids and armed bandits. Written, directed and coproduced by Jordi Llompart.
Stephen Fry embarks on a 2000-mile journey up the Mississippi River, starting in New Orleans during Mardi Gras. Included: a stop at Morgan Freeman's Ground Zero Blues Club in Clarksdale, Miss.; exploring Chicago's South Side with bluesman Buddy Guy.
British comedian Stephen Fry begins his journey through all 50 states in New England, where he meets presidential hopefuls in New Hampshire, socialites in Rhode Island and lobstermen in Maine. He then visits Washington, D.C., and Gettysburg, Pa.