Saturday, November 15, 2008

Life's Greatest Miracle


Part 1:
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Time: 09:53



Part 2:
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Time: 06:00



Part 3:
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Time: 05:41



Part 4:
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Time: 04:58



Part 5:
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Time: 07:47



Part 6:
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Time: 04:35



Part 7:
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Time: 06:39



Part 8:
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Time: 07:07


Source: PBS.Org
Originally broadcast on November 20, 2001. A sequel to the most popular NOVA of all time, "Miracle of Life," the program once again uses the extraordinary microimagery of Swedish photographer Lennart Nilsson to track human development from embryo to newborn.
Additional Resources:

In the library:
  • Hollen, Kathryn. The Reproductive System. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press. [WorldCat]
  • Ellison, Peter Thorpe. On Fertile Ground. Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press. [WorldCat]
  • Vaughan, Christopher. How Life Begins : The Science of Life In The Womb. New York : Times Books. [WorldCat]
  • Piñón, Ramón. Biology of Human Reproduction. Sausalito, Calif. : University Science Books. [WorldCat]
  • Schettler, Ted. Generations At Risk : Reproductive Health And The Environment. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press. [WorldCat]
  • -. Reproduction, The Cycle of Life. New York : Torstar Books. [WorldCat]