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The Rise of the Black Pharaoh

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Watch Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 10pm | Learn about the African Kushites who overthrew the ancient Egyptians and ruled for nearly 100 years.

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NOVA | Building Pharaoh's Chariot

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Watch Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 9pm | Follow a team of experts who build and test two accurate replicas of Egyptian royal chariots.

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Islands on the Edge

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Watch Thursdays, September 25 - October 16, 2014 at 10pm | A striking nature series narrated by Ewan McGregor.

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NOVA | Rise of the Hackers

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Watch Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 9pm | Meet the new global geek squad racing to stay one step ahead of the hackers.

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Secrets of the Dead | Resurrecting Richard III

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Watch Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 10pm | Follow scientists who are testing the bones of England’s King Richard III, unearthed in 2011.

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Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: A Nature Special Presentation

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Wednesdays at 8pm, September 24 - October 8, 2014 | Witness the intimate, emotional and sometimes amusing behavior of nature’s most devoted parents.

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NOVA | Vaccines: Calling the Shots

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Watch Wednesday, September 10, 2014 | Examine the science behind vaccinations, the return of preventable diseases and the risks of opting out.

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FRONTLINE | Ebola Outbreak

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Watch Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 10pm | Follow health officials tracking the deadly Ebola outbreak and trying to stop its rampant spread.

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NOVA | Ghosts of Machu Picchu

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Watch Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 9pm | Probe areas of Machu Picchu that haven’t been touched since the time of the Incas.

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Operation Maneater

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Watch Wednesdays, August 27 - September 10, 2014 on WMHT TV | Follow veterinarian Mark Evans as he tries out high-tech solutions to human-wildlife conflicts.

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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 Sloth Named Velcro: About A Sloth Named Velcro: About
Please view the original post to see the video. In 2000 in the jungles of Panama, a young journalist, named Ana, has a chance encounter with a tiny orphaned sloth, whi...
A Sloth Named Velcro: Baby Pygmy Sloth Clings to Mom A Sloth Named Velcro: Baby Pygmy Sloth Clings to Mom
Please view the original post to see the video. Journalist Ana Salceda searches for pygmy three-toed sloths (Bradypus pygmaeus) on Isla Escudo de Veraguas, a small isl...