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Krulwich, Robert

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Most widely held works by Robert Krulwich
Cracking the code of life ( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,140 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 )
8 editions published between 2010 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
William Wegman paintings by William Wegman( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
William Wegman's postcard paintings reflect a lifetime of engagement with narrative, perspective, art history, architecture, popular culture, humour and philosophy in art. Starting with one or more vintage postcards, Wegman constructs scenes that range from intimate interiors to cosmic vistas, filling audaciously complex spaces with intriguing incident. Collected together, the paintings possess the universal, encyclopedic and mysterious qualities of their source materials and are accompanied by stories made up by a stellar roster of contributors. -- Provided by publisher
Nova science now ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 107 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 89 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 82 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 )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 69 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."
It costs how much? : gas price perplexity in America ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Program examines the questions of what drives up the cost of gasoline and who profits from the increases
All about us by Brian Rix( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 52 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 41 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 41 libraries worldwide
Discusses federal law allowing minimal cost investment for staking of claims on federal land for development of mineral rights
NPR funniest driveway moments ( file )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Literate, intelligent, and yes, funny, NPR plays host to the brightest personalities in the comedy world. Scott Simon chats with the resplendent Dame Edna, the outrageous Phyllis Diller, and the extraordinary Lily Tomlin. Juan Williams looks back on the revolutionary career of Richard Pryor. From legends Jonathan Winters, Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner to contemporary favorites Sarah Silverman, David Sedaris and Larry David, here is one collection that will keep you listening with a smile. NPR Funniest Driveway Moments includes stories and interviews from your favorite NPR commentators and guests such as David Sedaris, Sarah Silverman, Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks, Dame Edna, Larry David, Darryl Littleton, Justice Stephen Breyer, Jonathan Winters, Phyllis Diller, Steve Martin, Lily Tomlin, and more. Literate, intelligent, and droll, each tale is worth hearing again and again, and now you don't have to stay in your car to do so. What is a Driveway Moment? Maybe it's happened to you as it has to countless others. . . . You're driving home, listening to a story on NPR. Suddenly, you find yourself in your driveway (or parking space or parking garage). Rather than turn the radio off, you stay in your car to hear the piece to the end. It's a Driveway Moment. The NPR Driveway Moments Series collects these best of stories so that you are never more than a play away from a Driveway Moment
Losing the war with Japan ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Frontline in depth examination of the reasons the United States is losing the trade war with Japan, program presented November 19, 1991
The Home maker : Samual "Sambo" Mockbee ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Profile of architect Samuel "Sambo" Mockbee and his Rural Studio Project at Auburn University. Spotlights Mockbee's use of unusual materials and designs to build homes for both affluent and poverty-stricken people. Includes commentary from Mockbee, his clients, and his friends
Cloning-why not? ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 19 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 18 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
Brave new world ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 18 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)
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Robert Krulwich American journalist
Robert Krulwich Amerikaans journalist
Robert Krulwich periodista estadounidense
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