• NOVA -- S40 Ep19: The Hummingbird Drone
    S40 Ep19: The Hummingbird Drone
    A new drone doesn't fly like an airplane or helicopter—it flaps its wings like ...
    0:03:36
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep19: Making Stuff Wilder Preview
    S40 Ep19: Making Stuff Wilder Preview
    Host David Pogue travels the globe to explore new technologies inspired by ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep22: Cold Case JFK Preview
    S40 Ep22: Cold Case JFK Preview
    Can modern forensic science uncover fresh clues about the assassination of JFK? ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep24: Asteroid: Doomsday or Payday? Preview
    S40 Ep24: Asteroid: Doomsday or Payday? ...
    Will future asteroids trigger massive extinctions—or be mined for precious ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep19: Cyborg Cockroaches
    S40 Ep19: Cyborg Cockroaches
    With just a few simple tools, anyone can turn a cockroach into a tiny ...
    0:02:26
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep19: Mushroom Material
    S40 Ep19: Mushroom Material
    Move over peanuts, there’s a new packaging material in town—and it’s made ...
    0:03:45
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep18: Making Stuff Faster Preview
    S40 Ep18: Making Stuff Faster Preview
    Host David Pogue tries to find out if there are physical limits to how fast we ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep17: Floating Buildings
    S40 Ep17: Floating Buildings
    For generations, the Dutch have regarded the water surrounding them as an enemy, ...
    0:01:37
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep17: Megastorm Aftermath Preview
    S40 Ep17: Megastorm Aftermath Preview
    In October 2012, superstorm Sandy cut a path of devastation across the Caribbean ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- Carnivorous Plants and Killer Ants
    Carnivorous Plants and Killer Ants
    Gross Science: These flesh-eating plants usually prey on unsuspecting insects. ...
    0:03:03
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep20: Making Stuff Colder Preview
    S40 Ep20: Making Stuff Colder Preview
    Cold is the new hot in this brave new world. For centuries we've fought it, ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep21: Making Stuff Safer Preview
    S40 Ep21: Making Stuff Safer Preview
    The world has always been a dangerous place, so how do we increase our odds of ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep19: RoboBees to the Rescue
    S40 Ep19: RoboBees to the Rescue
    Could tiny drones be the pollinators of the future? Credits Animated and ...
    0:02:24
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep16: Ground Zero Supertower Preview
    S40 Ep16: Ground Zero Supertower Preview
    Engineers race to complete 1 World Trade Center as they grapple with the final ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- 16th Century Nose Jobs
    16th Century Nose Jobs
    Losing one's nose was not completely uncommon in 16th century Europe. To replace ...
    0:02:19
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep15: Oklahoma's Deadliest Tornadoes
    S40 Ep15: Oklahoma's Deadliest Tornadoes
    Hear harrowing stories from survivors of Moore’s massive tornado and meet ...
    Air Date 5/29/2013
    0:53:06
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep14: Manhunt—Boston Bombers
    S40 Ep14: Manhunt—Boston Bombers
    Which technologies worked—and which didn't—in the race to track down the men ...
    Air Date 5/29/2013
    0:53:10
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep14: Bomb Squad Robots
    S40 Ep14: Bomb Squad Robots
    To keep their technicians safe from potential bombs, police departments use ...
    0:02:39
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep15: Oklahoma's Deadliest Tornadoes Preview
    S40 Ep15: Oklahoma's Deadliest Tornadoes ...
    Hear harrowing stories from survivors of Moore’s massive tornado and meet ...
    0:00:30
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep18: Making More Stuff Preview
    S40 Ep18: Making More Stuff Preview
    Host David Pogue explores the cutting-edge research behind a new wave of ...
    0:01:12
  • NOVA -- S40 Ep5: The Egyptian Bow
    S40 Ep5: The Egyptian Bow
    See how the ancient Egyptians built their deadly composite bows.
    0:03:50