• NOVA -- Invisibility Cloak
    Invisibility Cloak
    Researchers are working on bending microwaves to create a cloak device, allowing ...
    Air Date 9/24/2013
    0:01:22
  • NOVA -- Ground Zero Supertower Preview
    S40 E16: Ground Zero Supertower Preview
    Engineers race to complete 1 World Trade Center as they grapple with the final ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- Bird Wings
    Bird Wings
    Some day shape memory alloys could help build airplane wings that bend, more ...
    Air Date 9/8/2013
    0:01:56
  • NOVA -- Jellyfish
    Jellyfish
    These buoys can move through the ocean for months with little more than a ...
    Air Date 9/8/2013
    0:00:38
  • NOVA -- Shape Memory Alloys
    Shape Memory Alloys
    These metals "remember" their original shape and revert to it when heated.
    Air Date 9/8/2013
    0:00:32
  • NOVA -- Shrinking Chips
    Shrinking Chips
    Using silicon transistors means engineers can shrink the transistor to the size ...
    Air Date 9/5/2013
    0:01:06
  • NOVA -- Pizza Transistor
    Pizza Transistor
    Researchers are using nano-wires to cram more transitors into a computer chip.
    Air Date 9/5/2013
    0:01:34
  • NOVA -- Graphene
    Graphene
    A sheet of graphene one atom thick still conducts electricity.
    Air Date 9/5/2013
    0:01:11
  • NOVA -- Oobleck
    Oobleck
    Non-newtonian fluids are like a liquid and solid in one.
    Air Date 8/29/2013
    0:00:40
  • NOVA -- Solar Leaves
    Solar Leaves
    These solar "leaves" can produce more electricity than traditional solar panels.
    Air Date 8/29/2013
    0:00:53
  • NOVA -- Wheat Straw Plastic
    Wheat Straw Plastic
    A car company is reducing petroleum use by using wheat straw in their plastic.
    Air Date 8/29/2013
    0:01:04
  • NOVA -- Magnetic Oobleck
    Magnetic Oobleck
    This fluid becomes more like a solid when a magnetic field is applied.
    Air Date 8/29/2013
    0:00:54
  • NOVA -- Life-Saving Non-Newtonian Fluids
    Life-Saving Non-Newtonian Fluids
    These materials are used in shock absorbers and to make buildings more ...
    Air Date 8/29/2013
    0:01:43
  • NOVA -- Silicon Transistors
    Silicon Transistors
    Silicon is a semiconductor, and makes an excellent transistor in a computer ...
    Air Date 8/29/2013
    0:00:50
  • NOVA -- Battle Jacket
    Battle Jacket
    This self-sealing material prevents fuel tanks from leaking if they're shot.
    Air Date 8/29/2013
    0:01:49
  • NOVA -- Starling 8
    Starling 8
    David Pogue checks out swarming robots.
    Air Date 7/15/2013
    0:00:44
  • NOVA -- sandy-raw-1-2
    sandy-raw-1-2
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    Air Date 7/8/2013
    0:00:04
  • NOVA -- sandy-raw-5-1
    sandy-raw-5-1
    Visit NOVA Labs: pbs.org/nova/labs
    Air Date 7/8/2013
    0:01:02
  • NOVA -- Chemotherapy Goes Small
    Chemotherapy Goes Small
    Scientists are using nanoparticles to make more effective chemotherapy ...
    Air Date 7/1/2013
    0:01:17
  • NOVA -- Why So Many Cloud Types?
    Why So Many Cloud Types?
    Visit NOVA Labs: pbs.org/nova/labs
    Air Date 6/30/2013
    0:03:35
  • NOVA -- The Making of a Cloud Old
    The Making of a Cloud Old
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    Air Date 6/30/2013
    0:03:10