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Delves into the most unusual research ever conducted, including attempts to crossbreed humans and apes, actual zombie investigations and head transplantation studies. Cutting-edge CGI recreations enable viewers to witness the pivotal moments when brilliant minds face controversy or ethical crossroads on the fringes of science. Written by Anonymous

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Unusual - Great change from normal T.V.
19 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show gives unusual facts. An example is the man who stole Einstein's brain actually happened. The attempt to research to create a gorilla army was found after WWII. There are many interesting and strange things in history and science. It is about time that they are brought to the attention of the general public. The presentation of the material is done in a fun and amusing way. The creator and actors in the series never take themselves too serious and yet all the information in the programs I've watched has checked out. The actor from Fringe gives it an added dimension even though he has such a very small part. I really enjoy the programs and highly recommend then to others. The show is worth watching.


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