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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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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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Nazi Mega Weapons | Super Tanks

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Watch Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10pm | Learn about the Nazi engineers tasked with achieving Hitler’s dream of creating super-heavy tanks.

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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...