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Nature | My Life as a Turkey

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Watch Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 8pm | Experience the true story of writer and naturalist Joe Hutto (portrayed by Jeff Palmer) as he raises a family of turkey chicks.

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NOVA | At the Edge of Space

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Watch Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 8pm | Probe the earth-space boundary zone, home to some of nature’s most puzzling and alluring phenomena.

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NOVA | Astroid: Doomsday or Payday?

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Watch Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 9pm | Examine whether asteroids could be our economic salvation — or instruments of extinction.

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Nature | Parrot Confidential

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Watch Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 8pm | Explore the difficulties of raising parrots, why some breeders and owners become rescuers, and conservation efforts in the wild.

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Nature | Wolverine: Chasing the Phantom

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Watch Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 8pm | Enter the secretive world of the wolverine to find out who this dynamic little devil truly is.

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Raw to Ready

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Watch Wednesdays, October 16 - November 6, 2013 at 10pm | Explore the science, innovation and sheer genius it takes to transform the most basic ingredients into powerhouse machines.

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NOVA | Making Stuff

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Watch Wednesdays October 16 - November 6, 2013 at 9pm | Making stuff colder, faster, safer & wilder with host David Pogue.

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NOVA | Megastorm Aftermath

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Watch Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 9pm | See a fresh investigation of the critical questions raised by the historic storm, Hurricane Sandy.

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Quest for the Lost Maya

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Watch Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 10pm | Explore archaeological evidence of a previously unknown Mayan society based in the Yucatan Peninsula of southern Mexico.

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NOVA | Inside the Megastorm

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Watch Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 9pm | Gain insight into Hurricane Sandy, its impact and the future of storm protection.

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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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Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: Episode 1 | The Journey Penguins: Spy in the Huddle: Episode 1 | The Journey
Please view the original post to see the video. For nearly a year, 50 animatronic cameras disguised as realistic life-size penguins, eggs and rocks infiltrate penguin ...
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...