The Secrets in Our DNA

The Secrets in Our DNA

The Secrets in Our DNA Synopsis Today, DNA testing is exploding in popularity. Caught up by an explosion of popular interest in genealogy research, more than 26 million people have sent their DNA to be analyzed by companies like 23andMe and Ancestry DNA, and that...
Look Who’s Driving

Look Who’s Driving

Projects Synopsis The real possibility of a world in which cars no longer require human drivers has been sparked by a surge of innovation that’s being heralded by some as the biggest advance in transportation since horses gave way to automobiles. But successfully...
The Ornament of the World

The Ornament of the World

The Ornament of the World Synopsis The Ornament of the World tells a story from the past that’s especially timely today: the story of a remarkable time in history when Muslims, Christians and Jews forged a common cultural identity that frequently transcended their...
Silicon Valley: The Untold Story

Silicon Valley: The Untold Story

Synopsis Silicon Valley has often been imitated but never duplicated. Though pieces of its history have been told, they have focused primarily on the Valley’s role in the development of silicon chips and computers. Yet there is a much bigger and largely untold story:...
In Defense of Food

In Defense of Food

Projects Synopsis Join best-selling author Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to answer the question: What should I eat to be healthy? Cutting through confusion and busting myths and misconceptions, In Defense of Food shows how common sense and old-fashioned...