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Supermassive Black Hole in the Milky Way Supermassive Black Hole in the Milky Way  
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...
Sputnik DeclassifiedSputnik Declassified 
Top-secret documents rewrite the history of the famous satellite and the early space race.
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...
The Insatiable AppetiteThe Insatiable Appetite 
The Insatiable Appetiteyoutube49:17
David Attenborough discovers that birds have evolved an amazing range of bill shapes and sizes.
Bird BrainsBird Brains 
Clues to the origins of human language are turning up in the brains of birds.
Moment of Impact Part 1 - Hunters & HerdsMoment of Impact Part 1 - Hunters & Herds 
The natural world is filled with “moments of impact” – the split seconds when animals come into contact with each other and the world around them. ...
Science & Technology
Robot PalsRobot Pals 
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To be really useful, robots need to behave as cooperative partners rather than mindless machines.
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.
The Big Energy GambleThe Big Energy Gamble 
The Big Energy Gamblepbs50:00
Can California's ambitious plan to cut greenhouse gases actually succeed?
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...
Lost Treasures of TibetLost Treasures of Tibet 
Lost Treasures of Tibetyoutube50:00
A crack restoration team tries to prevent priceless medieval Buddhist murals from crumbling into dust.
Absolute ZeroAbsolute Zero 
Absolute Zeroyoutube1:36:00
The story of the harnessing of cold and the race to reach the lowest temperature possible.
The Future Of FoodThe Future Of Food 
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The Future Of Food offers an in-depth investigation into the disturbing truth behind engineered foods that have quietly filled U.S. grocery store...
Surgical SlimmersSurgical Slimmers 
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In spite of the risks, people are lining up to solve their weight problems in the operating room.
DoctorsDoctors' Diaries 
Seven doctors, 21 years... Saving lives is only part of the story.
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?
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.
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