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NOVA | Megastorm Aftermath

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

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

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

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NOVA | Secrets of the Viking Sword

Watch Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 9pm | Learn how Viking sword makers designed and built the Ulfberht sword, and uncover its role in history.

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NOVA | Why Ships Sink

Watch Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 9pm | Find out if modern cruise ships are really safe — or if we're on the brink of a 21st century Titanic.

Brains on Trial with Alan Alda
Brains on Trial with Alan Alda

Watch Wednesdays September 11 & 18, 2013 at 10pm | Join host Alan Alda in a unique blending of his two passions — drama and science.

Can scientists unravel the mysterious phenomena that lurk between Earth and space?

NOVA scienceNOW News

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.

PBS Nature News

Snow Monkeys: Field Guide: Life With Snow Monkeys

While following and filming a troop of snow monkeys, filmmaker Joe Pontecorvo was able to witness firsthand the distinct and charming personalities of these monkeys, as well as the ins and outs of ...

Snow Monkeys: Infographic: What’s on the Snow Monkey Menu

Japanese Macaques that inhabit Jigokudani or "Hell Valley" must stick to together and adapt to harsh weather to survive and thrive. When they’re not soaking in hot springs during chilly months, sno...