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Krulwich, Robert

Works: 101 works in 148 publications in 1 language and 2,718 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction radio programs  Radio talk shows  Science television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Radio programs  Science films  Television news programs  Magazine format television programs  Interviews 
Roles: Correspondent, Host, Narrator, Author
Classifications: QH447, 611.01816
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Publications about Robert Krulwich
Publications by Robert Krulwich
Most widely held works about Robert Krulwich
Most widely held works by Robert Krulwich
Cracking the code of life ( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,213 libraries worldwide
This documentary examines the complex race to decode the human genome. Examines the work of, and contains interviews with: Francis Collins, director of the National Center for Human Genome Research; J. Craig Venter, head of its rival, the private Celera Genomics; and the Whitehead Institute's Eric Lander, one of the leaders of the Human Genome Project
NPR more funniest driveway moments radio stories that won't let you go ( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
The latest collection of this best-selling series features memorable tales, bits, and commentary from NPR favorites, regulars, and guests. Comedy legend Carol Burnett demonstrates her trademark Tarzan yell, and revisits some hilarious moments from her landmark television show. Storyteller Kevin Kling recounts a near-death experience with his trademark humor--and an enhanced zest for life. The members of the "Axis of Evil Comedy Tour," three stand-up comedians with roots in the Middle East, share their favorite air marshal joke. John Hodgman, a sometime contributor to This American Life, reduces Robert Siegel to helpless laughter as he holds forth on hobos. Peter Sagal, host of Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me! argues against spoiling children with too much praise
Nova science now ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Provides viewers with an inside look at the intersection between the universe of scientific innovation and the everyday world, revealing what drives research and the science behind headlines
NPR driveway moments. radio stories that won't let you go ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A collection of Driveway Moments--stories that keep you in the car to listen to the end even after you've reached your destination
The Joy of stocks Forbes guide to the stock market ( visu )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Forbes Magazine's guide to the stock market clearly describes the processes and procedures that make Wall Street what it is today. In ten step-by-step lessons, financial expert Robert Krulwich shows how to develop positive investment strategies. Market jargon is explained and the most frequently asked questions answered
High stakes in cyberspace ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
"Frontline tracks the new land rush to stake claims in cyberspace by asking hard questions about the optimistic predictions for a cyber-revolution. Correspondent Robert Krulwich reports on the effects these changes will have on the individual and how they will alter society."--Container
The home maker Samuel "Sambo" Mockbee ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
"Award-winning architect Samuel Mockbee had a practical approach to architecture that reflected his lofty ideals. Based out of the Rural Studio he cofounded at Auburn University, Mockbee and his students designed and built - free of charge - homes and other structures using recyclable materials for people in one of Alabama's poorest areas, Hale County. In this program filmed a year before Mockbee's death, ABC News correspondent Robert Krulwich talks with the architect about his philosophy and goals in a field that often forgets that buildings are for people, not other architects"--Container
It costs how much? gas price perplexity in America ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Program examines the questions of what drives up the cost of gasoline and who profits from the increases
All about us ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Genetically speaking, only half a percent's difference separates any two human beings in the world, less of a difference than that between any two chimpanzees or gorillas. This program provides a concise look at the results of the Human Genome Project, a fascinating roundup of discoveries that truly puts the human race in perspective. Using outstanding graphics, scientists involved discuss the genetic record of the race carried by every person and how many of these genes are dormant--or not even inherently human
So you want to buy a president? ( visu )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Investigates the expected $500 million flowing into the 1996 presidential campaign. Explores what big financial donors want for their campaign contributions, and documents how the process works
Public lands, private profits ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Discusses federal law allowing minimal cost investment for staking of claims on federal land for development of mineral rights
Losing the war with Japan ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Frontline in depth examination of the reasons the United States is losing the trade war with Japan, program presented November 19, 1991
What is family? ( visu )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
ABC News anchor Ted Koppel and correspondent Robert Krulwich visit the Van Dries, of Grand Rapids, Michigan. With three biological children plus eleven adoptees from the U.S. and around the world, Doug and Jan have built a family. In doing so, they face the effects of extreme poverty, abuse and foreign languages in addition to regular parental challenges. The sociological underpinnings of family and the psychology of parenting are both examined in this compelling family portrait
Reaganomics made easy by Robert Krulwich( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Analysis and critique of President Reagan's "economic package"; how the program might or might not encourage work and savings; and what happens to the economy if it does not work
Brave new world ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
This five-part series probes fundamental changes taking place in the world today, involving such fields as computer technology, neurobiology and genetic engineering. Volume 1 looks at how machines are speeding up the pace of life, and why speed is so attractive. Volume 2 explores the current and future state of human/machine hybrids. Volume 3 questions what makes a family--nature or nurture, convention or commitment. It profiles a family with 3 biological and 11 adopted children. Volume 4 discusses cloning of humans and animals, and the ethical questions involved. Volume 5 follows pioneering brain surgeons and people with brain disorders (autism and Williams syndrome)
Cloning-why not? ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Robert Krulwich talks with Princeton University's Lee Silver about cloning. Features Stephen Jay Gould of Harvard University discussing Siamese twins; Jane Curtin and Buck Henry in the role of evil parents; video artists Josh and Adam explaining how to clone sheep DNA; plus, the Jody Oberfelder Dance Project performing a dancing baby ballet, "Rock Me Mama"; and, the photographs of American artist Roni Horn
Frontline the great American bailout ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
An inside look at the causes and costs of the savings and loan scandal of the 1980's. Explores similar problems in the banking industry
NOVA: Cracking the code of life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Examines the Human Genome Project, which in 2000 successfully mapped the sequence of genetic data on human chromosomes, and discusses its implications for the future of humanity
Alternatives to Reaganomics master plans for making America rich again ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Ideas from the Democrats, from the Republicans and from the White House on how to resolve America's economic problems
Man and machine ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Correspondent Robert Krulwich talks with Michael Schrage, of MIT Media Lab, inventors Danny Hillis and Ray Kurzweil and others about the present and future state of human/machine hybrids
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Robert Krulwich American journalist
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