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Watch the video clips from the PBS show "Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers - Growing Up Different"
Take a look at the video clips from the PBS show "P.O.V. (Point Of View) - Refrigerator Mothers"
Here is a report in streaming video from the PBS show "NewsHour with Jim Lehrer - Understanding Autism"
Explore episode three from station KCET's PBS series "Closer To Truth - How does the autistic brain work?"
There may be a connection between mirror neurons and autism; watch the WGBH/PBS 14-minute video "NOVA Science Now - Mirror Neurons"
Take a listen to the radio show from NPR's "All Things Considered - Autistic brain has difficulty coordinating"
The NPR show "Weekend Edition - Autism reveals social roots of language" reports there is growing evidence that language depends very much on the brain circuits.
NPR Radio show "All Things Considered - Father's age may play role in autism risk" relays the finding on a new study from Israel.