Blood Bonds

We kick off a five-part series on HIV-AIDS with Dr. Robert Gallo and Dr. Jay Levy, who explain how the virus was discovered, how it works in the body, and where the latest research into a cure stands. Then, award-winning biographer Lyndall Gordon gives a surprising portrayal of one of America's most significant literary figures: Emily Dickinson. And Agnes Jaoui discusses her latest film, “Let It Rain.” Plus, we’re all charged up about latest Please Explain segment—it’s all about batteries!