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Nature | Saving Otter 501

Watch Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 8pm | Witness the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s 501st attempt to save a stranded orphan otter.

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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.

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

Touching the Wild: Photos: Living Among The Mule Deer

Touching the Wild on NATURE takes place in the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming near the ranch belonging to writer, artist and naturalist Joe Hutto (“My Life as a Turkey”). These images, courtesy of...

Touching the Wild: Infographic: North America’s Mule Deer

Your field guide to everything you ever wanted to know about North America's Mule Deer Designer: Karen Brazell.