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Space
Welcome to MarsWelcome to Mars 
Welcome to Marsyoutube53:56
Take an astounding look at the red planet in this interplanetary adventure that picks up where MARS Dead or Alive left off.
The Incredible Journey of Apollo 12The Incredible Journey of Apollo 12 
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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...
Supermassive Black Hole in the Milky Way Supermassive Black Hole in the Milky Way  
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From a distance, our galaxy would look like a flat spiral, some 100,000 light years across, with pockets of gas, clouds of dust, and about 400...
Nature
The Incredible Journey of the ButterfliesThe Incredible Journey of the Butterflies 
The Incredible Journey of the Butterfliespbs50:00
Follow the 2,000-mile migration of monarchs to a sanctuary in the highlands of Mexico.
The Mastery of FlightThe Mastery of Flight 
The Mastery of Flightyoutube49:17
David Attenborough offers an array of insights in to how birds have adapted to the air space and perfected the skills needed to fly.
The Insatiable AppetiteThe Insatiable Appetite 
The Insatiable Appetiteyoutube49:17
David Attenborough discovers that birds have evolved an amazing range of bill shapes and sizes.
Science & Technology
Hunting the Hidden DimensionHunting the Hidden Dimension 
Hunting the Hidden Dimensionpbs50:00
Mysteriously beautiful fractals are shaking up the world of mathematics and deepening our understanding of nature.
The Big Energy GambleThe Big Energy Gamble 
The Big Energy Gamblepbs50:00
Can California's ambitious plan to cut greenhouse gases actually succeed?
Battle of the X-PlanesBattle of the X-Planes 
Battle of the X-Planesyoutube1:53:26
NOVA goes behind the doors of Boeing's Phantom Works and Lockheed's legendary Skunk Works to record classified meetings.
History
China BridgeChina Bridge 
China Bridgeyoutube54:25
Travel to 12th-century China as engineers, scientists and scholars help reveal the intricate mysteries behind the revolutionary strength and elegance...
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...
Ancient Refuge in the Holy LandAncient Refuge in the Holy Land 
Ancient Refuge in the Holy Landyoutube54:17
Armed with high-tech equipment and ingeniously improvised devices, NOVA and archaeologist Richard Freund embark on a fascinating detective story that...
Health
Marathon ChallengeMarathon Challenge 
Marathon Challengeyoutube52:45
Every year thousands of athletes from across the globe flock to Boston to run the city's marathon.
Hidden MotivesHidden Motives 
Hidden Motivesyoutube26:00
How does the unconscious mind determine human behavior?
Cancer WarriorCancer Warrior 
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Judah Folkman and other researchers pioneer a novel approach to cancer treatment.
Environment
Ocean Animal EmergencyOcean Animal Emergency 
Ocean Animal Emergencypbs50:00
Wildlife veterinarians struggle to save injured seals and sea lions on the California coast.
Extreme IceExtreme Ice 
Extreme Icepbs50:00
An acclaimed photographer teams up with scientists to document the runaway melting of arctic glaciers.
Hot Planet - Cold ComfortHot Planet - Cold Comfort 
Hot Planet - Cold Comfortyoutube26:00
So you think global warming won't affect you?
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