Online films recently made available to Hope College users.
- Part 1: Natural ScienceWatch This Now!
This program introduces the major philosophical categories of the philosophy of natural science: ontology, epistemology, methodology, logic, and politics/morality. It gives a …more
- Child LaborWatch This Now!
Many children in Africa have to work or their families will starve. Often they work long hours alongside their parents. Etienne Babila survived two years of working in the coc…more
- The Floating HouseWatch This Now!
Follow the effort to make living beneath the waves a reality as a team in Dubai attempts to construct a floating housethat combinesthe best of terrestrial and marine design. W…more
- What Made Herzl Unique?Watch This Now!
Dr. Polisar presents the primary assets Herzl brought to his effort to found a Jewish state.
- Sammy Davis, Jr.: I've Gotta Be MeWatch This Now!
Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Meexplores the multifaceted entertainer's quest to create his own identity and blaze a trail in show business. Learn all about the life and a…more
- Trails and Sparkles—The Art of Preserving ArtWatch This Now!
Nature provides man with many materials that can be used for artistic self-expression. This means that conservators need to possess a thorough understanding of a very diverse …more
- Lincoln's Greatest Speech: The Second Inaugural AddressWatch This Now!
Hosted by Academy Award-winner Richard Dreyfuss and featuring Lincoln biographer Dr. Ronald C. White, Jr., this video examines President Abraham Lincoln's second inaugural add…more
- The Whimsical Imagineer Part 2Watch This Now!
This video features additional interviews with legendary Disney Imagineer Rolly Crump, a behind-the-scenes look at Crump walking through his creations at Disneyland, and foota…more
- Part 3: Challenges and Critical Realist SolutionsWatch This Now!
This program begins with a challenge to the story of the history of science and the philosophy of science presented so far. It shows it to be an ethnocentric Western perspecti…more
- The Boy Inside: Trapped by Tourette'sWatch This Now!
The Boy Inside follows an extraordinary year in the life of a teenager with one of the worst cases of Tourette's in America. Zack Lamb’s twitches and the strange sounds he m…more
- Anywhere but Washington: ArizonaWatch This Now!
As Donald Trump seeks congressional support for his border wall, the Guardian's Paul Lewis meets Joe Arpaio, the controversial Arizona sheriff recently pardoned by Trump, and …more
- Revealing Our Memory—The Art of Preserving ArtWatch This Now!
The environment and the slow passage of time make objects and artistic materials vulnerable to deterioration, but we have developed techniques to stop the damage. With the hel…more