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...
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...
The Botany of Desire

The Botany of Desire

Results for "botany of desire" Synopsis The Botany of Desire brings Michael Pollan’s best-selling book to PBS, showing how human desires are an essential, intricate part of natural history. The program explores the natural history of four plants – the...