Nobel Minds 2009

In this program, scientists from various disciplines sit down together in one room-specifically, the king's library in the Royal Palace in Stockholm, Sweden. Hosted by the BBC's Zeinab Badawi, ten 2009 Nobel Laureates take part in an inspiring roundtable discussion of 21st-century physics,...

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Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., Nobel Media AB (Firm)
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c2009.
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Summary: In this program, scientists from various disciplines sit down together in one room-specifically, the king's library in the Royal Palace in Stockholm, Sweden. Hosted by the BBC's Zeinab Badawi, ten 2009 Nobel Laureates take part in an inspiring roundtable discussion of 21st-century physics, chemistry, medicine, and other subjects. Viewers meet molecular biologists Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Carol W. Greider, and Jack W. Szostak; biochemists Ada E. Yonath, Thomas A. Steitz, and Venkatraman Ramakrishnan; physicists George E. Smith and Willard S. Boyle; political scientist and economic theorist Elinor Ostrom; and microeconomist Oliver E. Williamson. Practical applications for science research are a major topic.
Item Description: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Apr. 01, 2010.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (49 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Format: Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Audience: 11 & up.
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