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Nature | Snow Monkeys

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Watch Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 8pm | Follow a troop of snow monkeys in Japan to see how they prepare to face the world.

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NOVA | Bigger Than T-Rex

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Watch Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 9pm | Follow the paleontologists who are reconstructing a terrifying carnivore dubbed Spinosaurus.

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Nature | A Sloth Named Velcro

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Watch Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 8pm | Examine the friendship between a journalist and a sloth, and see people trying to protect sloths.

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Nature | Animal Misfits

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Watch Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 8pm | View odd, bizarre and unlikely creatures that seem ill-equipped for survival, yet cling to life.

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NOVA | Ben Franklin’s Balloons

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Watch Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9pm | Watch the re-creation of an 18th-century hot air balloon, using period tools and materials.

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How We Got to Now With Steven Johnson

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Watch Wednesdays at 10pm through November 12, 2014 | Join best-selling author Steven Johnson to hear extraordinary stories behind remarkable ideas that made modern life possible.

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FRONTLINE | The Trouble With Antibiotics

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Watch Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 10pm | Track the use of antibiotics in food animals and if it’s fueling antibiotic resistance in people.

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NOVA | Surviving Ebola

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Watch Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 10pm | Hear reports from the Ebola hot zone and from labs where scientists are racing to find a cure.

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NOVA | Why Planes Vanish

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Watch Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 8pm | Get the inside story of the search for Flight MH370 and meet those who looked for the lost plane.

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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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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...