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Dawn of the Modern Age of Genetics
S1 Ep1 | 1h 54m 9s

Part One interweaves present-day stories with the discoveries of pioneers in genetics.

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Revolution in the Treatment of Disease
S1 Ep2 | 1h 54m 10s

Part Two begins with the signature scientific achievement of our time.

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Nancy Wexler | Haunted by a Gene
5m 20s

Nancy Wexler reveals that she has inherited the disease she has spent her life studying.

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The Gene Explained | Gene Filled Donuts
2m 14s

How DNA's mysterious instructions buried in a gene become the actual nose on a face.

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The Gene Explained | Gene Whiz! It’s a Boy!
2m 49s

If you're curious about the origin of boys, look no further than the Y chromosome.

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The Gene Explained | Super Gene
2m 58s

See what happens if DNA code gets deleted, put in the wrong place, or switched.

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The Gene Explained | Good Genes Gone Bad
2m 58s

What causes cancer and ways to calm down those "good genes that have gone bad."

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The Gene Explained | What the Gene Is That?
3m 6s

See how scientists are expanding the DNA alphabet & what to look for in the search for E.T

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The Gene Explained | Gene Strike!
2m 24s

Take a peek into the body's war room during the heat of battle with cancer.

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The Gene Explained | The Gene That Transformed
3m 9s

What terrifying things go on inside of chrysalis, and what dark role do genes play?

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The Gene Explained | Gene Damage
3m 25s

What goes on in our DNA to make us grow grey hair, wrinkles and less than healthy DNA?

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The Gene Explained | Is That a Banana in Your Genes?
3m 21s

Humans are indeed genetically related to bananas (as well as slugs), but how exactly?

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The Gene Explained | Invasion of the Gene Snatchers
3m 1s

How do viruses work? Sort of like an alien invasion that replaces our cell’s genetic code.

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The Gene Explained | A Big Wooly Gene
3m

In this episode, we delve into the difficulties of resurrecting extinct animals.

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