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Overpill

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 18:00
Overpill   Big Pharma has a pill for whatever ails you. This is particularly true in regards to mental illness. Awareness of conditions like anxiety and bipolar disorder has grown by leaps and bounds in recent times, and the pharmaceutical industry...

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Civilizations at the End of Time: Black Hole Farming

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 18:38
 Black Hole Farming   Picture this: Trillions of years from now, in a universe where the stars have largely dissipated and all existence is shrouded in chilled darkness, the continuation of human life might still be a possibility. This scenario is explored in...

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Donald Trump, The Koch Brothers and Their War on Climate Science

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:15
Donald Trump, The Koch Brothers and Their War on Climate Science   Our planet is riddled with floods, rising sea levels, severe weather, drought, and the highest temperatures in recorded history. Up to 99% of climate scientists agree that the current trajectory of the climate crisis will lead us to an...

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4 Your Eyez Only

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 18:00
4 Your Eyez Only   Superstar hip hop recording artist J. Cole is no stranger to the spotlight. But in his new documentary 4 Your Eyez Only, he redirects this attention to everyday heroes of the black community. Crafted as a companion piece to...

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Chernobyl: The Exclusion Zone

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 19:16
 The Exclusion Zone   We're used to seeing apocalyptic wastelands in our video games, television shows and big screen movies. But such an environment actually exists in the real world, and its vacant landscape can be found near the border of Ukraine. It's...

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The Syphilis Enigma

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 18:00
The Syphilis Enigma   The origins of syphilis have long been steeped in mystery and myth. Calling upon recent archeological discoveries, painstaking study, and observations from experts across a wide array of academic disciplines, The Syphilis Enigma attempts to untangle this complicated narrative...

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A Future of Abundance

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 18:00
A Future of Abundance   If you're feeling gloomy about the state of the world, you can turn to author Peter Diamandis for a jolting shot of optimism. As expressed in his book titled Abundance, he believes our modern technological revolution can help to...

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Leaving God

Sun, 09/03/2017 - 18:00
Leaving God   The fastest growing religion in the United States seems to be no religion at all. A 2016 study conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute found that a quarter of the subjects surveyed claimed no religious affiliation, and this...

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In Search of the Bankers' Brain

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 18:00
In Search of the Bankers' Brain   The disastrous impact of the 2008 financial crisis still lingers today. What lessons have been learned and which steps are being taken to prevent future economic catastrophe? The informative new documentary In Search of the Bankers' Brain investigates the...

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The First Human

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 18:37
The First Human   In February of 2001, a group of British, French and Kenyan scientists announced a breakthrough discovery. An earlier excavation in Kenya had unearthed a series of bones believed to belong to our earliest human ancestors. The enormous implications of...

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Abolishing Capitalism

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 18:00
Abolishing Capitalism   Is capitalism destroying the fabric of our society? Peter Joseph, the founder of the Zeitgeist Movement, argues that it is. His philosophy is at the center of Abolishing Capitalism, an Empire Files documentary hosted by acclaimed journalist Abby Martin....

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Samurai Sword: Making of a Legend

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 18:00
 Making of a Legend   Few weapons achieve iconic status, but the samurai sword would definitely belong at the top of that short list. Samurai Sword: Making of a Legend examines the weapon's rich history, painstakingly detailed artistry, and spiritual significance. The sword has...

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