Explorations – July 20, 2004

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High court rules nuclear waste must be kept way from human development. Michio speaks with Michael Marriot, head of the Nuclear Information Resource Service in Washington D.C. Also: many scientists believe that not only is the greenhouse effect effecting the atmosphere, but also marine life in the oceans; Stephen Hawking admits he was wrong in a bet that he made 30 years ago on the issue of Black Hole information loss; Can red wine extend life span?; Scientists have been successful in coaxing nerve cells to grow across a spinal cord injury; Doctors at the Mayo Clinic have found a new way to fight malignant melanoma;