"Laurie Garrett -writer and journalist- examines the consequences of health care and biotechnology. She claims Charles Darwin a true hero as he is the one recognizing the essence of existence: the evolution. In her speach she points out how wonderful evolution is in its natural way. Unfortunately Humanity would like to control it…"

Between 1928 and 1932, Western Union and AT&T Long Lines built two of the most advanced telecommunications buildings in the world, at 60 Hudson Street and 32 Avenue of the Americas in Lower Manhattan. Nearly a century later, they remain among the world’s finest Art Deco towers—and cornerstones of global communication. “Urban Giants” is an 9-minute filmic portrait of their birth and ongoing life, combining never-before-seen-construction footage, archival photographs and films, interviews with architectural and technology historians, and stunning contemporary cinematography.