Buy New
$24.95
Qty:1
& FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Charlie Rose with Richard... has been added to your Cart
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
Color:
  • Charlie Rose with Richard Axel; Nadine Gordimer (December 8, 2004)
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
  • Image not available
  • To view this video download Flash Player
      

Charlie Rose with Richard Axel; Nadine Gordimer (December 8, 2004)

1 customer review

Additional DVD options Amazon Price New from Used from
DVD
"Please retry"
1-Disc Version
$24.95
$24.95
DVD-R Note: This product is manufactured on demand when ordered from Amazon.com. [Learn more]
$24.95 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details In Stock. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.


Editorial Reviews

Dr. Richard Axel discusses his scientific work on sensory perception that won him the Nobel prize for medicine in 2004. Then, South African writer Nadine Gordimer discusses the new collection of short stories she compiled called Telling Tales.

This product is manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media. Amazon.com's standard return policy will apply.


Special Features

None.

Product Details

  • Format: NTSC
  • Region: All Regions
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Studio: "Charlie Rose, Inc."
  • DVD Release Date: August 10, 2006
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • ASIN: B000GAKUMM
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #342,662 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

Customer Reviews

5 star
0%
4 star
100%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

Nobel Prize winner Richard Axel talks with Charlie Rose about his work in sensory- perception, most specifically with the olfactory sense. He informs us that for most animals the sense of smell is their predominant means for knowing reality. He points to the large share of genes given to the olfactory sense in a number of mammals. He indicates that while we may associate this sense strongly with Memory it also has important function in realtion to knowing our own reality. He speaks about the part the sense of smell has in sexual attractiveness, but refuses to go so far as to say that we choose the one we wish to love primarily on the basis of their 'smell'.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Forums

There are no discussions about this product yet.
Be the first to discuss this product with the community.
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in