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NOVA | Secrets of the Sun

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Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 9pm | Gain a greater understanding of our nearest star — one that might help keep our planet from going dark.

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NOVA | Decoding Neanderthals

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Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 9pm | Find out what happened when the first modern humans encountered Neanderthals 60,000 years ago.

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NOVA | Venom: Nature's Killer

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Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9pm | Find out how nature’s deadliest cocktails could be medicine’s brightest new hope.

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Nature | The White Lions

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Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 8pm | Follow two rare white lion cubs on their journey to adulthood on the South African savanna.

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Nature | Kangaroo Mob

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April 24, 2013 at 10pm | Meet the mob of street-smart kangaroos moving into Australia’s capital city.

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Nature | Jungle Eagle

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April 24, 2013 at 8pm | Uncover the secrets of the most powerful birds of prey in the world - the harpy eagles.

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Nature | Mystery of the Eels

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April 17, 2013 at 8pm | Join artist, writer and naturalist James Prosek as he sheds light on the mysterious eel.

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

NOVA scienceNOW News

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.

PBS Nature News

Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: Baby Emperor Penguin Emerges from Shell [Video] Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: Baby Emperor Penguin Emerges from Shell [Video]
Please view the original post to see the video. An emperor dad stands watch as a penguin hatchling pecks its way free. For the past two months, the father has done not...
Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: Rockhopper Penguins Make Landfall [Video] Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: Rockhopper Penguins Make Landfall [Video]
Please view the original post to see the video. Rockhopper penguins brave crashing waves to reach their breeding grounds in the Falkland Islands. They appear at the sa...