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Operation Maneater: Great White Shark

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Watch Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 10pm on WMHT TV & Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 8pm on WORLD | Join Evans as he tries to find non-lethal solutions to keep people and sharks safe from each other.

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Nature | Raccoon Nation

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Watch Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 8pm on WORLD | Find out if human beings’ efforts to outwit raccoons are actually making the animals smarter.

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Nature | Echo: An Elephant to Remember

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Watch Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 8pm on WORLD | Enjoy a look back at elephant matriarch Echo, the subject of many films.

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Nature | Touching the Wild

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Watch Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 9pm on WORLD | Join Joe Hutto as he crosses the species divide and becomes part of a wild mule deer family.

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NOVA | Inside Animal Minds: Bird Genius

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Watch Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 8pm on WORLD. | Search for the secrets of problem-solving bird brains.

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NOVA | Australia's First 4 Billion Years

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Watch Wednesdays, July 16 through August 6, 2014 at 9pm | Experience the history of the Land Down Under, the island continent that has it all.

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Sex in the Wild

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Watch Wednesdays, July 16 – August 6, 2014 at 10pm | Examine the reproductive behaviors and biology of elephants, orangutans, kangaroos and dolphins.

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My Wild Affair

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Watch Wednesdays, July 16 – August 6, 2014 at 8pm | Hear extraordinary stories of the bonds between humans and their animal companions.

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Secrets of the Dead | The Mona Lisa Mystery

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Watch Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 10pm | Analyze an earlier version of Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, uncovered in 2012.

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NOVA | Mystery of a Masterpiece

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Watch Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 9pm | Follow a new breed of experts who approach “art mysteries” as if they were crime scenes.

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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...