Latest Titles With Philip Morrison
Modern Marvels (1993– )
The Manhattan Project
TV-PG | 45 min | Documentary, History
Encouraged by Leo Szilard and galvanized by German success in achieving nuclear fission, the United States embarks on a crash program to build a nuclear bomb. Aided by many Jewish ... See full summary »
3. Einstein Revealed (1996 TV Movie)
105 min | Documentary, Biography
A biographical study of Albert Einstein, with not only an analysis of his place in modern physics and in our understanding of the universe, but an analysis (through his and his wife's ... See full summary »
4. Contact: The Search for ExtraTerrestrial Intelligence (1995 TV Movie)
49 min | Documentary
An excellent introduction to the most awesome quest upon which science has ever embarked-the search for intelligence elsewhere in the Universe.
5. Modern Marvels (1993– )
TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary, History
Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology. The series has focused (among other things) on wonders of ... See full summary »
Nova (1974– )
Nuclear Strategy for Beginners
TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary, Biography
Will nuclear weapons deter World War III or only make it more likely? NOVA explores the military strategies of the nuclear age, now that the challenge may no longer be to win global war but to prevent it.
10. Powers of Ten (1977)
9 min | Documentary, Short
A scientific film essay, narrated by Phil Morrison. A set of pictures of two picnickers in a park, with the area of each frame one-tenth the size of the one before. Starting from a view of ... See full summary »
15. The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures (1966–1999)
The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures are annual lectures by the Royal Institution presenting scientific subjects the general public in an entertaining manner (since 1825), this series was broadcast by BBC Two from 1966-1999.