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Space
OriginsOrigins 
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How did the colossal forces of the early universe make it possible for habitable worlds to emerge?
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 1)The Elegant Universe (Hour 1) 
The Elegant Universe (Hour 1)pbs47:00
Eleven dimensions, parallel universes, and a world made out of strings.
Nature
Fellowship of the WhalesFellowship of the Whales 
pbs50:38
Follow a baby humpback whale as she travels from her birthplace in Hawaii, to feeding grounds off Alaska’s coast.
Ape GeniusApe Genius 
pbs49:00
Experts zero in on what separates humans from our closest living relatives.
Origins of LifeOrigins of Life 
hulu39:14
Filmmaker Grald Calderon examines how oceanic life evolved from single-celled organisms to diverse, complex creatures.
Science & Technology
The Great Robot RaceThe Great Robot Race 
The Great Robot Raceyoutube49:00
Driverless vehicles compete in a 130-mile race across the Mojave Desert.
Hydrogen HopesHydrogen Hopes 
Hydrogen Hopesyoutube26:00
Hydrogen may be the fuel of the future, but what will it take to safely and efficiently make the transition from today’s fossil fuels?
CybersensesCybersenses 
Cybersensesyoutube26:00
Replacement synthetic senses for people are now a reality.
History
AstrospiesAstrospies 
Astrospiesyoutube49:00
An elite corps of secret U.S. astronauts is trained to gather intelligence on the Soviets during the Cold War.
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.
Secrets of the ParthenonSecrets of the Parthenon 
Secrets of the Parthenonyoutube49:00
How did the ancient Athenians build this near-flawless icon of Greece's golden age?
Health
Hidden MotivesHidden Motives 
Hidden Motivesyoutube26:00
How does the unconscious mind determine human behavior?
Cancer WarriorCancer Warrior 
pbs52:00
Judah Folkman and other researchers pioneer a novel approach to cancer treatment.
DoctorsDoctors' Diaries 
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Seven doctors, 21 years... Saving lives is only part of the story.
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.
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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