Nova: Genius

Available through our Marketplace sellers and in stores.

Pick Up In Store Near You

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (DVD)
  • All (5) from $126.00   
  • New (2) from $199.99   
  • Used (3) from $126.00   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$199.99
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(11)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
Don Wescott, Peter Thomas (VI), Stacy Keach 03/28/2006 DVD 1974 Run time: 420. CD/DVD is in new condition, may show shelf wear.

Ships from: Florissant, MO

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$631.30
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(2457)

Condition: New
783421408791 This item is brand new. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business!

Ships from: ACWORTH, GA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Special Features

Closed Caption; Printable materials for educators for Einstein's Big Idea, Newton's Dark Secrets, and Galileo's Battle for the Heavens; program descriptions, viewing suggestions, discussion questions, activities, and more; Access to the Nova web site; Scene selection; Closed Captions; Described video for the visually impaired on Einstein's Big Idea, Newton's Dark Secrets, and Galileo's Battle for the Heavens
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/28/2006
  • UPC: 783421408791
  • Rating:

  • Source: Wgbh / Pbs
  • Time: 7:00:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Darwin's Dangerous Idea
1. Prologue [5:11]
2. Common Ancestry [14:47]
3. Ecuador and the Tree of Life [12:55]
4. Natural Selection [9:04]
5. Mutation and HIV [12:59]
6. Complexity [6:35]
7. How the Eye Evolved [10:48]
8. God [11:31]
9. A Scientist Discusses Religion [4:53]
10. The Human Question [14:31]
11. Humans and the Tree of Life [8:38]
12. Epilogue [4:34]
Disc #2 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Einstein's Big Idea
1. Introduction [3:32]
2. Bern, Switzerland 1905 [2:26]
3. E Is for Energy - Michael Faraday [17:24]
4. M Is for Mass - Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier [23:17]
5. C Is for Celeritas - James Clerk Maxwell [8:11]
6. ² Is for Squared - Emilie Du Châtelet [12:49]
7. E=MC² - The Holy Grail of Physics [16:18]
8. Unlocking the Atom - Lise Meitner [20:51]
9. E=MC² - The Future [5:55]
Disc #3 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Galileo's Battle of the Heavens
1. Introduction [3:42]
2. Galileo's New Invention [10:33]
3. The Moons of Jupiter [15:16]
4. "The Hammer of Heretics" [16:03]
5. A Poetical Conceit [11:37]
6. A New Pope [14:47]
7. A Rhetorical Masterpiece [15:19]
8. A Florentine Vendetta [16:00]
9. The Benefits of House Arrest [9:48]
Disc #4 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Newton's Dark Secrets
1. Introduction [3:24]
2. A New Science [12:01]
3. Isaac Newton the Alchemist [10:32]
4. Combing the Bible [19:26]
5. A Different Isaac Newton [8:10]
Read More Show Less

Menu

Disc #1 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Darwin's Dangerous Idea
   Play
   Chapters
   Web Link
   Additional Products of Interest
      In Search of Human Origins
      Cracking the Code of Life
      The Battle Over Citizen Kane
      The Miracle of Life
      To the Moon
      Africans in America: America's Journey Through Slavery
      Everest: The Death Zone
   Closed Captions
   Request a Catalog
Disc #2 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Einstein's Big Idea
   Play
   Scene Selection
   DVD-ROM Features
   Accessibility Options
      Play With Video Descriptions On
      Play With Video Descriptions Off
   Other Products of Interest
Disc #3 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Galileo's Battle of the Heavens
   Play
   Scene Selection
   DVD-ROM Features
   Accessibility Options
      Play With Video Descriptions On
      Play With Video Descriptions Off
   Other Products of Interest
Disc #4 -- Nova - Genius: The Sciene of Einstein, Newton, Darwin, and Galileo: Newton's Dark Secrets
   Play
   Scene Selection
   DVD-ROM Features
   Accessibility Options
      Play With Video Descriptions On
      Play With Video Descriptions Off
   Other Products of Interest
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously