"I am excited to be in El Paso and I am ready to assist you and your family!A sequel to one of the most popular NOVAs of all time, "Miracle of Life," this Emmy Award-winning program tracks human development from embryo to newborn using the extraordinary microimagery of Swedish photographer Lennart Nilsson. Whether we're thinking about it or not, our bodies want to make babies. Around the world about 365,000 new babies get made every day. It may be the last thing on his mind, but this man's body is working toward this.
From a single cell you built a body that has one hundred trillion cells.
You made hundreds of different kinds of tissues and dozens of organs, including a brain that allows you to do remarkable things. Today, we can look closer than ever before: into the womb, into a cell, into the essence of life itself.
Not only can we see what's happening, but now we're beginning to see how it happens—the forces that build the embryo, the molecules that drive this remarkable change.
We're uncovering the most intimate details of how life is created, the secrets behind life's greatest miracle.
You might think all the people on this beach are just working on their suntans.
But beneath all that sunscreen, under the skin, there's a frenzy of activity.
Without even thinking about it, almost all the adults here are busy trying to reproduce. The urge to procreate is a fundamental part of life, not just for us but for all life. At least some blame can probably go to this: DNA—the molecule that carries our genes, the chemical instructions for building our bodies and keeping us alive, all wrapped up in a tiny winding staircase.
DNA has run the show for more than four billion years for one main reason: it's very good at making copies of itself. If humans were all clones, everyone would have the exact same immune system, and one successful parasite could wipe us all out.
is a TV documentary written and presented by the BBC's Louis Theroux about the family at the heart of the Westboro Baptist Church.
At the heart of the documentary is the Westboro Baptist Church (WBC), headed by Fred Phelps and based in Topeka, Kansas.
It runs the website God Hates Fags.com, and God Hates The World.com, and other websites expressing condemnation of LGBT, Roman Catholics, Muslims, Jews, Sweden, Ireland, Canada, The Netherlands, and other groups.