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Comet Encounter

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Watch Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 10pm | Follow a once-in-a-lifetime event — Comet ISON’s brush with the sun.

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Super Brain with Dr. Rudy Tanzi

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Watch Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 7am & Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 1pm | Learn how to harness the brain’s potential for change, creativity and intelligence.

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NOVA | At the Edge of Space

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Watch Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 8pm | Probe the earth-space boundary zone, home to some of nature’s most puzzling and alluring phenomena.

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NOVA | Astroid: Doomsday or Payday?

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Watch Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9pm | Examine whether asteroids could be our economic salvation — or instruments of extinction.

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Nature | Parrot Confidential

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Watch Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 8pm | Explore the difficulties of raising parrots, why some breeders and owners become rescuers, and conservation efforts in the wild.

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Nature | Wolverine: Chasing the Phantom

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Watch Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 8pm | Enter the secretive world of the wolverine to find out who this dynamic little devil truly is.

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Raw to Ready

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Watch Wednesdays, October 16 - November 6, 2013 at 10pm | Explore the science, innovation and sheer genius it takes to transform the most basic ingredients into powerhouse machines.

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NOVA | Making Stuff

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Watch Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 9pm & 10pm | Making stuff colder, faster, safer & wilder with host David Pogue.

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NOVA | Megastorm Aftermath

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Watch Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 9pm | See a fresh investigation of the critical questions raised by the historic storm, Hurricane Sandy.

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Quest for the Lost Maya

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Watch Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 10pm | Explore archaeological evidence of a previously unknown Mayan society based in the Yucatan Peninsula of southern Mexico.

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Can scientists unravel the mysterious phenomena that lurk between Earth and space?

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Five Reasons to Eat Insects Five Reasons to Eat Insects
Save room for bugs! They're the future of green cuisine.
Profile: Shaundra Daily Profile: Shaundra Daily
This software engineer and dancer found her groove teaching children about their emotional lives.
Nature follows one of the most fearless animals in the world: the honey badger.

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A shift of power is taking place at the top of the world. The Arctic is undergoing a dramatic change, and with this change one iconic Arctic hunter may soon have to gi...
Polar Bears Try to Catch Salmon Polar Bears Try to Catch Salmon
Polar bears need the ice to hunt and as it vanishes they can no longer reach their traditional prey. With each Arctic summer providing more water and less ice, some po...