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Mystery of the Senses: Touch

1995 Rated NR 1hr

Naturalist Diane Ackerman hosts this "Mystery of the Senses" installment of "Nova," which explores the sense of touch. Topics include the importance of touch as it relates to physical and psychological development, how the brain processes touch and the role touch plays in human relationships. Ackerman also examines cultural perspectives and taboos surrounding touch, and introduces a scientist whose research sheds light on the brain's sensory map.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.