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  • Premiered: Mar 1974
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Season 37
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Killer Subs in Pearl Harbor
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Jan 05, 2010
NOVA dives beneath the waters of Pearl Harbor to trace provocative new clues to one of the most tragic events of World War II -- the sinking of the USS Arizona.
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Building Pharaoh's Ship
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Jan 12, 2010
A magnificent trading vessel embarks on a royal expedition to a mysterious, treasure-laden land called Punt. Is this journey, intricately depicted on the wall of one of Egypt's most .. show full overview
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Riddles of the Sphinx
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Jan 19, 2010
A team of archeologists carries out experiments that reveal the techniques and labor invested in the carving of the Sphinx. The team also unearths new discoveries about the people who .. show full overview
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Ghosts of Machu Picchu
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Feb 02, 2010
Perched atop a mountain crest, mysteriously abandoned more than four centuries ago, Machu Picchu is the most famous archeological ruin in the Western Hemisphere and an iconic symbol of .. show full overview
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Extreme Cave Diving
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Feb 09, 2010
"Extreme Cave Diving" follows a fearless team of scientists as they venture into blue holes—underwater caves that formed during the last ice age, when sea level was nearly 400 feet below .. show full overview
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The Pluto Files
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Mar 02, 2010
When the American Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium stopped calling Pluto a planet, director Neil deGrasse Tyson found himself at the center of a firestorm led by angry .. show full overview
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Telescope: Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
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Apr 06, 2010
In a two-hour special, NOVA examines how a simple instrument, the telescope, has fundamentally changed our understanding of our place in the universe.
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Telescope: Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
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Apr 13, 2010
In a two-hour special, NOVA examines how a simple instrument, the telescope, has fundamentally changed our understanding of our place in the universe.
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Mind Over Money
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Apr 27, 2010
Exposes the mysterious and surprising nature of the two most powerful forces on the planet: the human mind and money. Using analysis and experiment, this film explores why economists .. show full overview
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Mt. St. Helens Back From the Dead
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May 04, 2010
For 27 years, biologist Charlie Crisafulli has been documenting the dramatic return of plant and animal life to Mt. St. Helens after the 1980 eruption. / When Mount St. Helens erupted in .. show full overview
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Building the Great Cathedrals
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Oct 19, 2010
Take a dazzling architectural journey inside those majestic marvels of Gothic architecture, the great cathedrals of Chartres, Beauvais and other European cities. Carved from 100 million .. show full overview
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Emergency Mine Rescue
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Oct 26, 2010
This one-hour film chronicles the fate of the 33 miners trapped in a collapsed Chilean gold and copper mine in August 2010 and investigates the many challenges faced by both the miners .. show full overview
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Trapped in an Elevator
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Nov 02, 2010
New Yorker Nicholas White was trapped in an elevator for 41 hours. How did it happen? How do elevators work? Are they safe? Why are so many people afraid of them? Across North America, .. show full overview
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Dogs Decoded
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Nov 09, 2010
"Dogs Decoded" reveals the science behind the remarkable bond between humans and their dogs and investigates new discoveries in genetics that are illuminating the origin of dogs—with .. show full overview
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Secrets of Stonehenge
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Nov 16, 2010
Dated to the late Stone Age, Stonehenge may be the best-known and most mysterious relic of prehistory. Every year, a million visitors are drawn to England to gaze upon the famous circle .. show full overview
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Quest for Solomon's Mines
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Nov 23, 2010
Countless treasure-seekers have set off in search of King Solomon's mines, trekking through burning deserts and scaling the forbidding mountains of Africa and the Levant, inspired by the .. show full overview
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Secrets Beneath the Ice
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Dec 28, 2010
Almost three miles of ice buries most of Antarctica, cloaking a continent half again as large as the United States. But when an Antarctic ice shelf the size of Manhattan collapsed in .. show full overview

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