• NOVA -- Einstein's Quantum Riddle
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    S46 E2: Einstein's Quantum Riddle
    Quantum entanglement is poised to revolutionize technology from networks to code ...
    Quantum entanglement is poised to revolutionize technology from networks to code breaking–but first we need to know it’s real. Join physicists as they capture light from across the universe in a ...
    Air Date 1/9/2019
    0:53:34
  • NOVA -- Pluto and Beyond
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    S46 E1: Pluto and Beyond
    Since it explored Pluto in 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft has been zooming ...
    Since it explored Pluto in 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft has been zooming toward NASA’s most distant target yet. Join the mission team as the probe attempts to fly by Ultima Thule, an object 4 ...
    Air Date 1/2/2019
    0:53:51
  • NOVA -- Apollo's Daring Mission
    S45 E18: Apollo's Daring Mission
    Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of how the first mission ...
    Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of how the first mission to the moon, Apollo 8, pioneered groundbreaking technologies that would pave the way to land a man on the moon and win ...
    Air Date 12/26/2018
    0:53:41
  • NOVA -- World's Fastest Animal
    S45 E17: World's Fastest Animal
    See the world through the eyes of nature’s fastest animal: the peregrine ...
    See the world through the eyes of nature’s fastest animal: the peregrine falcon. Though once perilously endangered in the U.S., this spectacular predator is now thriving again in American cities and ...
    Air Date 11/21/2018
    0:53:04
  • NOVA -- Thai Cave Rescue
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    S45 E14: Thai Cave Rescue
    In July 2018, the world held its breath as an international team of cave divers ...
    In July 2018, the world held its breath as an international team of cave divers endeavored to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach stranded deep in a flooded cave in Thailand. Follow the harrowing ...
    Air Date 10/29/2018
    0:53:34
  • NOVA -- Last B-24
    S45 E15: Last B-24
    Dive to the bottom of the Adriatic Sea in search of the Tulsamerican, a B-24 ...
    Dive to the bottom of the Adriatic Sea in search of the Tulsamerican, a B-24 bomber that crashed off the coast of Croatia during World War II. In 2010, divers located the plane. Now the Department of ...
    Air Date 10/29/2018
    0:53:44
  • NOVA -- Flying Supersonic
    S45 E13: Flying Supersonic
    NOVA takes you inside the historic international race to develop the first ...
    NOVA takes you inside the historic international race to develop the first supersonic airliner, the Concorde. Hear stories from those inside the choreographed effort to design and build Concorde in ...
    Air Date 10/9/2018
    0:53:41
  • NOVA -- Addiction
    S45 E12: Addiction
    Hear firsthand from individuals struggling with addiction and follow the ...
    Hear firsthand from individuals struggling with addiction and follow the cutting-edge work of doctors and scientists as they investigate why addiction is not a moral failing, but a chronic, treatable ...
    Air Date 9/25/2018
    0:53:45
  • NOVA -- Volcano on the Brink
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    S45 E11: Volcano on the Brink
    Explore Nyamuragira, one of the world’s most active and mysterious volcanoes ...
    Explore Nyamuragira, one of the world’s most active and mysterious volcanoes in Africa. Decades of civil strife have prevented scientists from investigating the volcano, but a brief pause allows an ...
    Air Date 9/19/2018
    0:53:37
  • NOVA -- Volcano on Fire
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    S45 E10: Volcano on Fire
    Climb with volcano experts to the summit of Nyiragongo, a highly active volcano ...
    Climb with volcano experts to the summit of Nyiragongo, a highly active volcano in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Twice in recent memory it has erupted, devastating Goma, a neighboring city of ...
    Air Date 9/19/2018
    0:53:37
  • NOVA -- Operation Bridge Rescue
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    S45 E16: Operation Bridge Rescue
    Follow the race to rebuild the Old Blenheim Bridge in New York State, an icon of ...
    Follow the race to rebuild the Old Blenheim Bridge in New York State, an icon of 19th century American engineering, destroyed by Hurricane Irene in 2011. Watch a team of elite craftsmen faithfully ...
    Air Date 9/19/2018
    0:53:30
  • NOVA -- Transplanting Hope
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    S45 E9: Transplanting Hope
    NOVA takes you inside the operating room to witness organ transplant teams ...
    NOVA takes you inside the operating room to witness organ transplant teams transferring organs from donors to recipients. Meet families navigating both sides of a transplant, and researchers working ...
    Air Date 8/28/2018
    0:53:43
  • NOVA -- Treasures of the Earth: Power
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    S43 E20: Treasures of the Earth: Power
    Drill down to discover the treasures beneath our feet that power our world. ...
    Drill down to discover the treasures beneath our feet that power our world. Fossil fuels–coal, oil, and natural gas–powered the industrial revolution and allowed us to build a way of life that ...
    Air Date 8/16/2018
    0:53:10
  • NOVA -- Treasures of the Earth: Metals
    S43 E19: Treasures of the Earth: Metals
    The enduring luster of gold, the conductivity of copper, the strength of ...
    The enduring luster of gold, the conductivity of copper, the strength of steel—the special properties of metals have reshaped societies and defined eras; they have such an important role in human ...
    Air Date 8/16/2018
    0:53:40
  • NOVA -- Treasures of the Earth: Gems
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    S43 E18: Treasures of the Earth: Gems
    Their beauty has captivated us for millennia. Their cost can be ...
    Their beauty has captivated us for millennia. Their cost can be extraordinary–some are even considered priceless. Precious gems like diamonds, rubies, emeralds, opal, and jade are the ultimate ...
    Air Date 8/16/2018
    0:54:01
  • NOVA -- Rise of the Superstorms
    S45 E8: Rise of the Superstorms
    In just one devastating month, Houston, Florida, and the Caribbean were changed ...
    In just one devastating month, Houston, Florida, and the Caribbean were changed forever. In summer 2017, three monster hurricanes swept in from the Atlantic one after another, shattering storm records ...
    Air Date 6/14/2018
    0:53:26
  • NOVA -- NOVA Wonders What's the Universe Made Of?
    S45 E106: NOVA Wonders What's the Universe Made Of?
    The universe is hiding something. In fact, it is hiding a lot. Everything we ...
    The universe is hiding something. In fact, it is hiding a lot. Everything we experience on Earth, the stars and galaxies we see in the cosmos—all the “normal” matter and energy that we ...
    Air Date 5/30/2018
    0:53:11
  • NOVA -- NOVA Wonders Can We Make Life?
    S45 E105: NOVA Wonders Can We Make Life?
    "It's alive!" Since Dr. Frankenstein spoke those famous words, we've been ...
    "It's alive!" Since Dr. Frankenstein spoke those famous words, we've been alternately enthralled and terrified by the idea of creating life in the lab. Now, a revolution in genetic engineering and ...
    Air Date 5/23/2018
    0:53:46
  • NOVA -- Making North America: Human
    S42 E22: Making North America: Human
    Explore the intimate connections between the landscape, the colonizing of the ...
    Explore the intimate connections between the landscape, the colonizing of the continent, and the emergence of our industrial world. Beginning with Native American ancestors who crafted hunting weapons ...
    Air Date 5/23/2018
    0:53:02
  • NOVA -- NOVA Wonders Can We Build a Brain?
    S45 E104: NOVA Wonders Can We Build a Brain?
    Artificially intelligent machines are taking over. They’re influencing our ...
    Artificially intelligent machines are taking over. They’re influencing our everyday lives in profound and often invisible ways. They can read handwriting, interpret emotions, play games, and even ...
    Air Date 5/16/2018
    0:53:43
  • NOVA -- NOVA Wonders Are We Alone?
    S45 E103: NOVA Wonders Are We Alone?
    The search for extraterrestrial life is an age-old quest. But recent ...
    The search for extraterrestrial life is an age-old quest. But recent breakthroughs make today an era unlike any in the history of astronomy. From the exhilarating probing of our own solar system and ...
    Air Date 5/9/2018
    0:53:38