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January 25, 2005: Credits

Web Site Credits

Lauren Aguirre, Executive Editor
Jon Alper, Encoding
Jamie Biggar, QuickTime Interactivity
Katie Caldwell, Illustrator
Brenden Kootsey, Senior Web Developer
Lexi Krock, Associate Editor
David Levin, Editorial Assistant
Susan K. Lewis, Editor
Sonali Patel, Designer
Peter Tyson, Editor in Chief
Anya Vinokour, Senior Designer

Special Thanks

Ryan Lynch
Michael Shaff

Photo and Image Credits

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Photos: (propeller and clouds) © NOAA; (sports fans) © Owen Franken/CORBIS; (hurricane) © NOAA; (James McLurkin) Courtesy Lemelson-MIT Program; (sand dunes) © Corbis images; (waveform) Courtesy

Photo: (Robert Krulwich) © WGBH/NOVA online

About the Series
Photos: (James McLurkin) Courtesy Lemelson-MIT Program; (boat on bayou) © WGBH/NOVA;

About the Series Host
Photo: (Robert Krulwich) © WGBH/NOVA; (Robert in studio) © WGBH/NOVA; (brain) Courtesy of Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, UCLA School of Medicine, Director: Arthur W. Toga, Artwork: John Bacheller and Kim Hager; (microscopes) © WGBH/NOVA

Mirror Neurons

Mirror Neuron hub page
Photo: (fans in blue) © Owen Franken/CORBIS

Research Update
Videos: (dancers) © Daniel Glaser/UCL; photos: (dancers, fMRI scan) © Daniel Glaser/UCL

Monkey Do, Monkey See
Videos: (dancers) © Daniel Glaser/UCL; photos (dancers, fMRI scan) © Daniel Glaser/UCL; (baby, Glaser) © WGBH/NOVA

Name That Sound
Image (neuron animation) © Juergen Berger, Max-Planck Institute / Photo Researchers, Inc.


Hurricanes hub page
Photo: (hurricane in radar) © NOAA/NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Hurricane Quiz
All photos: © NOAA/NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

How Do They Know That?
Illustration: © WGBH/NOVA; photo: (hurricane Floyd) © NOAA/NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Profile: James McLurkin

McLurkin hub page
Photo: (McLurkin with bots) Courtesy Lemelson-MIT Program

An Obsession with Robots
Photos: (McLurkin with bots) Courtesy Lemelson-MIT Program; (ant farm, McLurkin at computer, robot swarms, McLurkin with swarms) © WGBH/NOVA; (McLurkin with ant-robots, with soldering iron) Courtesy of James McLurkin

Path of Innovation
All photos courtesy of James McLurkin

The Whole Enchilada
All photos courtesy of James McLurkin

Booming Sands

Booming Sands hub page
Photo: (dunes) © Corbis Images

Recipe for Noisy Sands
Photos: (top sand dunes) © WGBH/NOVA; (bottom sand dunes) © Corbis Images

Production Credits

Mirror Neurons

Edited by
Harlan Reiniger

Written, Produced, and Directed by
Julia Cort


Edited by
Jonathan Sahula

Written, Produced, and Directed by
Joseph McMaster

James McLurkin Profile

Edited by
Robe Imbraino

Written, Produced, and Directed by
Carla Denly

Booming Sands

Edited by
Michael Sheehan

Produced and Directed by
Peter Doyle

Arthur Ganson

Edited by
Dick Bartlett

Produced and Directed by
Marty Ostrow

TV Program Credits

Executive Producer
Samuel Fine

Executive Editor
Robert Krulwich

Senior Series Producer
Vincent Liota

Supervising Producer
Andrea Cross

Development Producer
Kyla Dunn

Associate Producer
Win Rosenfeld

Program Editor
Jonathan Sahula

Unit Manager
Candace White

Jason Spingarn-Koff

Production Secretary
Hong Jung

Rob Morsberger

NOVA scienceNOW series animation


Associate Producers
Anthony Manupelli
Stephanie Mills
Mary Robertson

Production Assistant
Robbie Gemmel

Daryl C. Pendana
Brian Dowley
Allen Facemire
Robert Hanna
Robert Jaye
Tom Kaufman
Sam Painter
Rick Robertson
Ken Willinger

Michael Boyle
Doug Donald
Bob Freeman
Don Hale
Daryl C. Pendana
Percy Urgena
Hans Vandenbold

Archival Material
ABC News Video Source
CNN Image Source
Corbis Corporation
The Image Bank by Getty Images
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Prairie Pictures/Stormstock
SSEC, University of Wisconsin-Madison
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.

Three-dimensional animation courtesy of LONI and the Center for Computational Biology in collaboration with the National Institutes of Mental Health. Principal Investigator: Arthur W. Toga, Animators: Ken Nakada, Tomokatsu Shoji, Hideo Kumagai, Amanda Hammond, Kim Hager, Andrew Lee & John Bacheller

Special Thanks
Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center
Blondies Sports Bar on the East Side NYC
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Ross Hoffman
Alfred Naomi
National Primate Research Center at University of Wisconsin
Oregon Primate Research Center
Harlan Reiniger
Resonance Technology
Naomi Surgi
Walter Williams
Adam Zoghlin

Audio Mix
John Jenkins

NOVA Series Graphics
yU + co.

Walter Werzowa
John Luker
Musikvergnuegen, Inc.

Additional NOVA Theme Music
Ray Loring

Post Production Online Editor
Spencer Gentry

Closed Captioning
The Caption Center

NOVA Administrator
Dara Bourne

Jonathan Renes
Diane Buxton
Olivia Wong

Senior Researcher
Barbara Moran

Production Coordinator
Linda Callahan

Unit Manager
Lola Norman-Salako

Legal Counsel
Susan Rosen Shishko

Post Production Assistant
Patrick Carey

Associate Producer, Post Production
Nathan Gunner

Post Production Supervisor
Regina O'Toole

Post Production Editor
Rebecca Nieto

Post Production Manager
Maureen Barden Lynch

Supervising Producer
Stephen Sweigart

Producer, Special Projects
Susanne Simpson

Coordinating Producer
Laurie Cahalane

Senior Science Editor
Evan Hadingham

Senior Series Producer
Melanie Wallace

Managing Director
Alan Ritsko

Senior Executive Producer
Paula S. Apsell

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