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Unlocking the Mystery of Life

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What scientists are saying about "Unlocking the Mystery of Life"

Marvin J. Fritzler, Ph.D., M.D.

Professor of Molecular Biology, University of Calgary

"Outstanding computer animations. Some of the best Ive ever seen. I am a cell biologist and I want to congratulate you."

Edward T. Peltzer III, Ph.D.

Ocean Chemist

"Its as good as anything Ive seen on NOVA. The program is a delightful presentation that will be of interest to scientists and laymen alike."

Philip S. Skell, Ph.D.

Member, National Academy of Sciences, Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus, Pennsylvania State University

"The science is solid and the computer animations are superb. Unlocking is a great film."

Guillermo Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Astrobiologist, Assistant Professor of Astronomy, Iowa State University

"Extremely thought provoking (and a lot of fun to watch). Unlocking the Mystery of Life highlights the big questions about the origin of life here on earth."

David Snoke, Ph.D.

Co-Director Nanotechnology Center, University of Pittsburg

"This video does an excellent job of presenting some of the hot issues in modern biophysics. In recent years we have begun to really understand how the machinery of the cell works and no physicist who has studied this field can avoid a sense of amazement at the delicately balanced designs."

Bijan Nemati, Ph.D.

Senior Engineer, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA

"It is tremendous! I really enjoyed it."

Art Battson,

Executive Producer, University of California TV, Director of Instructional Resources, University of California, Santa Barbara

"Unlocking the Mystery of Life is a fascinating documentary. Visually stunning. Everything about it was just top notch."

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