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NOVA | D-Day’s Sunken Secrets

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Watch Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 9pm | Examine one of the largest underwater archaeological sites, the seabed bordering the D-Day beaches.

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NOVA | Bombing Hitler’s Dams

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Watch Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 9pm | Learn about the revolutionary bouncing bomb and the bombers who destroyed two gigantic dams in Germany’s industrial heartland during WWII.

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Nature | The Gathering Swarms

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Watch Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 8pm | Check out swarm intelligence, essentially a living embodiment of social media in the natural world.

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NOVA | Escape from Nazi Alcatraz

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Watch Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 9pm | Examine an ingenious plan to escape from Colditz Castle, a prisoner of war camp in Nazi Germany.

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Nature | Leave it to Beavers

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Watch Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8pm | Learn how beavers are being recruited to reverse the effects of global warming and water shortages.

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Nazi Mega Weapons | Jet Fighter ME262

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Watch Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 10pm | Explore the most technologically advanced plane of WWII, the Messerschmitt Me262 fighter jet.

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NOVA | Why Sharks Attack

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Watch Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 7pm on WORLD | Uncover the science behind the hunting instincts of the great white shark.

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Nature | Shark Mountain

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Watch Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 8pm | Take the dive of a lifetime, to a tiny outpost 300 miles off the coast of Central America — Shark Mountain.

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FRONTLINE | Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria

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Watch Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10pm | Investigate the alarming rise of untreatable infections.

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D-DAY 360 Takes Advantage of Cutting-edge Technology to Re-create Historic Invasion

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Premieres Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 9pm.

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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

Save room for bugs! They're the future of green cuisine.

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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Featured Creature: Thorny Devil

The thorny devil (Moloch horridus) looks like something straight out of an old Japanese monster film. Thankfully, the lizard only averages eight inches (20 centimeters) long and spends most of its ...

Featured Creature: Maned Wolf

The maned wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) is the largest canid species in South America. It lives in the grasslands and scrub forests of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Peru. Thanks to it...