Editor’s note: These previously broadcast segments have been updated for this summer edition.
BILLIONAIRE ON THE BUS – AOL co-founder and billionaire investor Steve Case says Middle America is being ignored when it comes to venture capital investment. Case aims to change this as he rides a bus across the heartland in search of promising start-ups. Sharyn Alfonsi reports. Katy Textor is the producer.
PLEISTOCENE PARK – Global warming is thawing the Arctic permafrost and threatening to release massive, dangerous amounts of greenhouse gasses into the atmosphere. Meet the scientists trying to recreate the Ice Age in part of Siberia to combat a climate catastrophe and see the ambitious project to revive the extinct woolly mammoth using DNA. Scott Pelley reports from Siberia. Henry Schuster is the producer.
JR – The huge prints of his photos that he pastes on buildings, walls and sidewalks may last just a few days, but long enough for his art to give voice to the forgotten and bring enemies together. Anderson Cooper reports on the photographer who calls himself JR. Magalie-Laguerre Wilkinson is the producer.