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NOVA Season 46 (2019)
|46x01 Pluto and Beyond |
Since it explored Pluto in 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft has been zooming toward NASA’s most distant target yet. Join the mission team as the probe attempts to fly by Ultima Thule, ...
|Jan. 02, 2019|
|46x02 Einstein's Quantum Riddle |
Einstein called it “spooky action at a distance”, but today quantum entanglement is poised to revolutionize technology from computers to cryptography. Physicists have gradually ...
|Jan. 09, 2019|
|46x03 Kïlauea: Hawai'i on Fire |
Journey to Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, which sent rivers of lava through communities and into the sea when it erupted in 2018. A group of scientists and locals investigate the spike in ...
|Jan. 23, 2019|
|46x04 Decoding The Great Pyramid |
New archeological evidence sheds light on the stunning engineering of the Great Pyramid of Giza.
|Feb. 06, 2019|
|46x05 Rise of The Rockets |
With new technologies, NASA and private companies are promising a new renaissance in space travel.
|Feb. 13, 2019|
|46x06 The Next Pompeii |
In the shadow of Vesuvius and Pompeii, a lesser-known volcano puts the city of Naples at risk.
|Feb. 20, 2019|
|46x07 Saving The Dead Sea |
The Dead Sea is dying: Since 1976, its level has dropped more than 100 feet, leaving its coastline pockmarked with thousands of sinkholes. But after more than a decade of research and ...
|Apr. 24, 2019|
|46x08 Inside The Megafire |
From the front line of the Camp Fire, the deadliest wildfire in California history, NOVA tells the stories of residents who had to flee for their lives during the 2018 fire season. ...
|May. 08, 2019|
|46x09 First Horse Warriors |
Horse riding played a key role in human expansion and civilization. Scientists use archeology and genetics to uncover clues about the first horse riders and how they shaped the wor ...
|May. 15, 2019|
|46x10 Lost Viking Army |
Bioarchaeologists investigate a ninth-century mass grave in a rural English village. Will the remains unlock the mystery of the “Great Heathen Army”, a legendary Viking fighting ...
|May. 22, 2019|
|46x11 Back to The Moon |
Fifty years after humans first stepped foot on the moon, engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs engage in new discoveries to make life on the moon a reality.
|Jul. 10, 2019|
|46x12 The Planets: Inner Worlds |
The rocky planets have similar origins, but only one supports life. Was it always this way?
|Jul. 24, 2019|
|46x13 The Planets: Mars |
Before it was the dry Red Planet, Mars was a wet world that may have had the ingredients for life.
|Jul. 24, 2019|
|46x14 The Planets: Jupiter |
Jupiter's massive gravitational force has made it both a wrecking ball and a protector of Earth.
|Jul. 31, 2019|
|46x15 The Planets: Saturn |
Nasa's Cassini reveals the mysteries of Saturn's rings and new hope for life on one of its moons.
|Aug. 07, 2019|
|46x16 The Planets: Ice Worlds |
Beyond the bizarre, icy worlds of Uranus and Neptune, Pluto dazzles with its mysterious ocean.
|Aug. 14, 2019|
|46x17 Why Bridges Collapse |
In 2018, Italy’s Morandi Bridge collapsed, tragically killing 43 people. For 50 years, the iconic bridge had withstood the elements - and stress from ever-increasing traffic. What ...
|Oct. 16, 2019|
|46x18 Look Who's Driving |
As self-driving cars take to the streets, investigate how they work, and if they are safe.
|Oct. 23, 2019|
|46x19 Rise of The Mammals |
Sixty-six million years ago, an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs in a fiery global catastrophe. But we know little about how their successors, the mammals, recovered and took over the ...
|Oct. 30, 2019|
|46x20 Dead Sea Scroll Detectives |
New technologies unravel the Dead Sea Scrolls’ mysteries and uncover million-dollar fakes.
|Nov. 06, 2019|
|46x21 Decoding da Vinci |
Discover the science behind Leonardo da Vinci's masterpieces - and Mona Lisa's iconic smile.
|Nov. 13, 2019|
|46x22 The Violence Paradox |
Violence is all over the news. But some say we’re living in the most peaceful time in history. Journey through time and the human mind to investigate whether - and how - violence ...
|Nov. 20, 2019|
|46x23 Animal Espionage |
How do you study giant armadillos when hardly anyone has ever seen one? Or figure out if a whale is losing weight - without getting too close? Camera and drone technologies are allowing ...
|Nov. 27, 2019|
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