Modern Marvels: Weird Wild & Wonderful World Of

Modern Marvels: Weird Wild & Wonderful World Of

DVD

Product Details

Release Date: 12/16/2008
UPC: 0733961146912
Rating: NR
Source: A&E Home Video
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 6:40:00

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird, Wild and Wonderful of the Everyday - Corn and Rats
1. Introduction [:47]
2. 21st Century Corn [13:07]
3. Evolution [10:33]
4. Nourishing the Masses [6:35]
6. Ethanol Production [4:41]
5. Golden Opportunity [8:09]
Disc #2 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird, Wild and Wonderful World of the Everyday - Rats
1. Introduction [:43]
2. Resilient Rodents [11:30]
3. Year of the Rat [12:37]
4. Fancy Rats [7:04]
5. The Lab Rat [7:19]
6. Robo-Rat [4:46]
Disc #3 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird, Wild and Wonderful World of the Everyday - Sticky Stuff
1. Introduction [:39]
2. Stealth Rubber [11:34]
3. Biometics [10:00]
4. Ancient Adhesives [7:14]
5. Electrostatics [7:26]
6. Honey, Please [7:04]
Disc #4 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird, Wild and Wonderful World of the Everyday - Vaccuums
1. Introduction [:37]
2. Industrial Giants [11:19]
3. History and Diversity [9:51]
4. Pneumatic Transport [9:26]
5. Underwater Vacuums [7:44]
6. Simulating Space [5:03]
Disc #5 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird and Wonderful World of the Everyday - Batteries
1. Introduction [:44]
2. High Tech, Low Tech [13:22]
3. Automotive Applications [11:18]
4. The Incredible Shrinking Battery [6:49]
5. Withstandind Space [7:32]
6. Keeping Us Unplugged [4:15]
Disc #6 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird, Wild and Wonderful World of the Everyday - Magnets
1. Introduction [:39]
2. Magnetic Fields [13:48]
3. Forgotten Stars [5:25]
4. Unraveling The Mystery [9:19]
5. Rare Earth [6:43]
6. Levitation [6:48]
Disc #7 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird and Wonderful World of the Everyday - Underwear
1. Introduction [:46]
2. Brief Evolution [11:49]
3. Women's Intimates [10:13]
4. Proof Is In the Polyester [6:13]
5. Sock It To Me [8:38]
6. Cool Shirt [6:17]
Disc #8 -- Modern Marvels: The Weird, Wild and Wonderful World of the Everyday - Whiskey
1. Introduction [:51]
2. Jack and Jim [15:41]
3. Water of Life [8:30]
4. Single Malt Scotch [7:05]
5. Canadian Club [6:01]
6. The Micro Movement [5:54]

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