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Is There Life on MarsIs There Life on Mars 
Is There Life on Marspbs50:00
The decades-long search for life on the Red Planet heats up with the discovery of frozen water.
The Elegant Universe (Hour 3)The Elegant Universe (Hour 3) 
The Elegant Universe (Hour 3)pbs47:00
Eleven dimensions, parallel universes, and a world made out of strings.
Voyage to Pandora: HumanityVoyage to Pandora: Humanity's first interstellar flight 
Pandora is the idyllic blue world featured in the movie Avatar. Its location is a real place and the most likely destination for our first journey...
Origins of LifeOrigins of Life 
Filmmaker Grald Calderon examines how oceanic life evolved from single-celled organisms to diverse, complex creatures.
Chimp MindsChimp Minds 
Chimp Mindsyoutube26:00
A visit with an engaging if unruly bunch of cousins that we formally broke up with about 6 or 7 million years ago.
Violent HawaiiViolent Hawaii 
The Hawaiian chain of islands, made up of six main islands plus two smaller ones, stretches for more than 1,500 miles through the heart of the...
Science & Technology
Replacement synthetic senses for people are now a reality.
The Great Robot RaceThe Great Robot Race 
The Great Robot Raceyoutube49:00
Driverless vehicles compete in a 130-mile race across the Mojave Desert.
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.
PharaohPharaoh's Obelisk 
Pharaoh's Obeliskyoutube57:00
Discover how ancient Egyptians used nautical experience, ingenuity, and unwavering faith to raise massive 500-ton granite monoliths.
The Secret CanyonThe Secret Canyon 
The Secret Canyonyoutube26:00
The best kept secret of American archaeology is now revealed – an entire canyon of perfectly preserved 1,000-year-old remains.
An elite corps of secret U.S. astronauts is trained to gather intelligence on the Soviets during the Cold War.
DoctorsDoctors' Diaries 
Seven doctors, 21 years... Saving lives is only part of the story.
Hidden MotivesHidden Motives 
Hidden Motivesyoutube26:00
How does the unconscious mind determine human behavior?
Marathon ChallengeMarathon Challenge 
Marathon Challengeyoutube52:45
Every year thousands of athletes from across the globe flock to Boston to run the city's marathon.
Ocean Animal EmergencyOcean Animal Emergency 
Ocean Animal Emergencypbs50:00
Wildlife veterinarians struggle to save injured seals and sea lions on the California coast.
Hot Planet - Cold ComfortHot Planet - Cold Comfort 
Hot Planet - Cold Comfortyoutube26:00
So you think global warming won't affect you?
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?
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