Season 3, Episode 5 Scientific American Frontiers

First Aired: February 10, 1993

Included: efforts to save the black-footed ferret; a report on a heart-transplant alternative that uses a back muscle. Also: sailing as physical therapy; Aleuts building the forerunner of the kayak. Woodie Flowers hosts.

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  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: 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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