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The Elegant Universe (Hour 2)The Elegant Universe (Hour 2) 
The Elegant Universe (Hour 2)pbs47:00
Eleven dimensions, parallel universes, and a world made out of strings.
Space Shuttle DisasterSpace Shuttle Disaster 
Space Shuttle Disasterpbs50:00
An investigation uncovers the human failures and design flaws behind the 2003 Columbia tragedy.
The Incredible Journey of Apollo 12The Incredible Journey of Apollo 12 
It's the ultimate buddy movie. Forty years ago, on November 19, 1969, astronauts Pete Conrad and Alan Bean landed on the moon in one of the most...
Going DeepGoing Deep 
Going Deepyoutube26:00
A look back at the decades of effort that culminated in the deep sub Alvin reaching the ocean floor, and a look forward to what's next now Alvin's...
Rat AttackRat Attack 
Rat Attackpbs50:00
Why do huge swarms of rats overrun a bamboo forest in India once every half-century?
Fishing for a LivingFishing for a Living 
Fishing for a Livingyoutube49:11
Fresh and salt waters all over the world are rich in food and birds are the best fishers there are.
Science & Technology
Cars That ThinkCars That Think 
Cars That Thinkyoutube26:00
The fully automatic car may be down the road a ways, but cars that do your thinking for you are just around the corner.
The Big Energy GambleThe Big Energy Gamble 
The Big Energy Gamblepbs50:00
Can California's ambitious plan to cut greenhouse gases actually succeed?
Car of the FutureCar of the Future 
Car of the Futureyoutube50:00
Join the 'Car Talk' guys as they hit the road in search of a new breed of clean, fuel-efficient vehicles.
Missing in MiG AlleyMissing in MiG Alley 
What happened to American pilots shot down over Korea half a century ago?
Easter IslandEaster Island 
Easter Islandyoutube54:22
Travel to Easter Island to discover the secrets of this vanished civilization.
Life and Death in the War ZoneLife and Death in the War Zone 
Life and Death in the War Zoneyoutube54:24
Treating patients with life-threatening injuries is always a challenge. Now imagine handling a medical emergency at the height of the Iraq War, beset...
The Fluoride DeceptionThe Fluoride Deception 
Christopher Bryson, an award-winning journalist and former producer at the BBC, discusses the findings of his new book The Flouride Deception.
Surgical SlimmersSurgical Slimmers 
Surgical Slimmersyoutube26:00
In spite of the risks, people are lining up to solve their weight problems in the operating room.
Cancer WarriorCancer Warrior 
Judah Folkman and other researchers pioneer a novel approach to cancer treatment.
Hunt for the SupertwisterHunt for the Supertwister 
Hunt for the Supertwisteryoutube52:46
In seconds, a supertwister can leave immense swaths of death and destruction. What if technology could help us tame nature’s most violent tornadoes?
Extreme IceExtreme Ice 
Extreme Icepbs50:00
An acclaimed photographer teams up with scientists to document the runaway melting of arctic glaciers.
Ocean Animal EmergencyOcean Animal Emergency 
Ocean Animal Emergencypbs50:00
Wildlife veterinarians struggle to save injured seals and sea lions on the California coast.
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