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NOVA Programs

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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NOVA | The Incredible Journey of Butterflies

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Watch Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 9pm | Travel with Monarch butterflies on their annual 2,000-mile flight across North America.

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NOVA | Inside Animal Minds: Who’s the Smartest?

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Watch Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 8pm on WORLD | Investigate the social lives of some of the smartest animals on the planet.

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NOVA | Inside Animal Minds: Dogs & Super Senses

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Watch Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8pm on WORLD | Find out what it’s like to be a dog, a shark or a bird.

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NOVA | Wild Predator Invasion

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Watch Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 9pm | Follow scientists who are returning apex predators to their natural environments — and learn why.

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NOVA | Cold Case: JFK

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Watch Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 9pm | Fifty years after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, NOVA asks: could modern science and investigators do better?

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NOVA | Ground Zero Supertower

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Watch Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 9pm | Return to Ground Zero to witness the final chapter in an epic story of engineering and innovation.

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NOVA | The Mystery of Easter Island

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Watch Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 9pm | See a fresh investigation of Easter Island, a remote speck that has mystified the world for centuries.

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NOVA | Great Cathedral Mystery

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Watch Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 9pm | Watch a team of bricklayers build an experimental “mini-Duomo” using period tools and techniques.

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NOVA | Roman Catacomb Mystery

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Watch Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 9pm | Gain insights into the daily life and health of Roman citizens during the Roman Empire’s heyday.

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

NOVA scienceNOW News

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 shift of power is taking place at the top of the world. The Arctic is undergoing a dramatic change, and with this change one iconic Arctic hunter may soon have to gi...
Polar Bears Try to Catch Salmon Polar Bears Try to Catch Salmon
Polar bears need the ice to hunt and as it vanishes they can no longer reach their traditional prey. With each Arctic summer providing more water and less ice, some po...