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James Burke Connections Documentaries

Saturday, November 25, 2006

James Burke Connections Documentaries
As the Sherlock Holmes of science, Burke tracks through 12,000 years of history for the clues that lead us to eight great life changing inventions-the atom bomb, telecommunications, the computer, the production line, jet aircraft, plastics, rocketry and television. Burke postulates that such changes occur in response to factors he calls “triggers,” some of them seemingly unrelated. These have their own triggering effects, causing change in totally unrelated fields as well. And so the connections begin...
1. Revolutions
2. Sentimental Journeys
3. Getting it Together
4. Whodunnit?
5. Something for Nothing
6. Echoes of the Past
7. Photo Finish
8. Separate Ways
9. High Times
10. Deja Vu
11. New Harmony
12. Hot Pickle
13. The Big Spin
14. Bright Ideas
15. Making Waves
16. Routes
17. One World
18. Sign Here
19. Better than the Real Thing
20. Flexible Response
21. Feedback
22. Whats in a Name
23. Drop the Apple
24. An Invisible Object
25. Life is no Picknick
26. Elementary Stuff
36. A Special Place
37. From the Sky
38. Hit the Water
39. In Touch
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