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An anthology of leading scientists and how their cutting-edge innovations and advancements will change our lives in the immediate future and beyond. The series intends to bring to life the ... See full summary »
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California is on the brink of an apocalypse. The state faces a future of drought that will cost billions in lost farm revenue and thousands of jobs. But the challenges facing the state ...


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Steven Austad ...
 Himself - University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Biology (1 episode, 2015)
Nir Barzilai ...
 Himself - Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1 episode, 2015)
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 Herself / ... (1 episode, 2015)
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 Narrator (1 episode, 2015)
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 Narrator (1 episode, 2015)
Lynn Black ...
 Herself - Last Mile Health - Liberia, Massachusetts General Hospital (1 episode, 2015)
Tsenai Bogale ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Christopher James Bohinski ...
 Study participant (1 episode, 2015)
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 Narrator (1 episode, 2015)
Billy B. Collins ...
 Doctor (1 episode, 2015)
Sarah Crane ...
 Herself - Geriatrician, Mayo Clinic (1 episode, 2015)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Ian Crozier ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Laura Deming ...
 Herself - Venture Capitalist, Biologist (1 episode, 2015)
John M. Dye ...
 Himself - Chief of Viral Immunology, USAMRIID (1 episode, 2015)
Benjamin Emanuel ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Ezekiel Emanuel ...
 Himself - UPenn Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy (1 episode, 2015)
Jonathan Fiévez ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
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 Himself / ... (1 episode, 2015)
Fiona Ginty ...
 Herself - GE Global Research Center (1 episode, 2015)
Tadessa Girmay ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Rita Golomb ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2015)
Beati Guevara ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
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 Narrator (1 episode, 2015)
Thomas Jaeger ...
 Himself - Internist, Mayo Clinic (1 episode, 2015)
Edward Kamin ...
 Himself - 84 years old (1 episode, 2015)
Martha Kamin ...
 Herself - 90 years old (1 episode, 2015)
Brima Kargbo ...
 Himself - Chief Medical Officer, Sierra Leone (1 episode, 2015)
Brian Kennedy ...
 Himself - Buck Institute for Research on Aging (1 episode, 2015)
Cynthia Kenyon ...
 Herself - UCSF School of Medicine, VP Calico (1 episode, 2015)
James L. Kirkland ...
 Himself - Geriatrician, Mayo Clinic (1 episode, 2015)
Stephanie Lederman ...
 Herself - American Federation for Aging Research (1 episode, 2015)
Gordon J. Lithgow ...
 Himself - Buck Institute for Research on Aging (1 episode, 2015)
Aaron Mandell ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Joan Mannick ...
 Herself - Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (1 episode, 2015)
Claire McCaskill ...
 Herself - Ranking Member, Special Committee on Aging (1 episode, 2015)
Simon Melov ...
 Himself - Buck Institute for Research on Aging (1 episode, 2015)
Andy Mercer ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Milton Nussdorf ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Erica Ollmann Saphire ...
 Herself - Professor (1 episode, 2015)
Jay Olshansky ...
 Himself - University of Illinois at Chicago (1 episode, 2015)
Michael Pollak ...
 Himself - McGill University, Department of Medicine and Oncology (1 episode, 2015)
Matt Stuber ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Robert Temple ...
 Himself - Deputy Director, FDA (1 episode, 2015)
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 Woman 1 (1 episode, 2015)
Alessandro Vespignani ...
 Himself - Professor, Northeastern University (1 episode, 2015)
Arturo Vittori ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2015)
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 Ebola Patient (1 episode, 2015)
Cindy Wallis-Lage ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2015)
Sarah Wolfe ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2015)
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An anthology of leading scientists and how their cutting-edge innovations and advancements will change our lives in the immediate future and beyond. The series intends to bring to life the stories, people and technology behind these breakthroughs, and show how they are changing our world. Written by http://www.thewrap.com/nat-geo-slate-includes-ron-howard-brian-grazer-science-series-breakthrough/

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