Movies & TV shows
Inside Animal Minds
From PBS - What is it like to be a dog, a shark or a bird? This question is now getting serious attention from scientists who study animal senses. Humans rely on smell, sight, taste, touch and sound; ...
Over 60,000 years ago, the first modern humans left their African homeland and entered Europe, then a bleak and inhospitable continent in the grip of the Ice Age. But when they arrived, they were not ...
Ice Age Death Trap
In a race against developers in the Rocky Mountains, paleontologists uncover a unique fossil site packed with astonishingly well-preserved bones of mammoths, mastodons, and other giant extinct beasts....
Ultimate Mars Challenge
With access to the scientists and engineers responsible for the Curiosity rover's on-the-ground experiments, NOVA captures its landing on Mars
Secrets of the Sun
It contains 99.9 percent of all the matter in our solar system and sheds hot plasma at nearly a million miles an hour. The temperature at its core is a staggering 27 million degrees Fahrenheit. It con...
Atomic Jihad: Ahmadinejad's Coming War for Islamic Revival and Obama's Politics
Documentary - Atomic Jihad leaves little doubt that Iran is in the final stages of preparing a Coming War for Islamic Revival. Meanwhile, by seeking to appease Ahmadinejad with "change" in U.S. Middle...
Paul McCartney Really Is Dead: The Last Testament of George Harrison
In the summer of 2005, a package from London arrived at the Hollywood offices of Highway 61 Entertainment. There were two mini-cassette audio tapes labeled "The Last Testament of George Harrison" insi...
The World's Biggest Cave
In 2009 a team of British cavers went on an expedition deep within the jungle of central Vietnam. To their amazement they discovered an enormous cave which they believe to be the biggest in the world....
Five Years on Mars
When the NASA rovers Spirit and Opportunity touched down on Mars in 2004, they weren't expected to last long—perhaps 90 days, or six months at most. But 90 days stretched into five years, and a short-...
The Four-Winged Dinosaur
In 2002, the discovery of a beautiful and bizarre fossil astonished scientists and reignited the debate over the origin of flight. With four wings and superbly preserved feathers, the 130 million-year...
The Serengeti sustains one of the biggest lion populations in Africa: approximately 3,500 lions in 300 prides. But this pride, residing in the central Serengeti, is an exception. 22 lions in all: they...
Farewell Israel: Bush, Iran and the Revolt of Islam
Tracing the historical journey of Islam from its birth in A.D. 624 to its role in contemporary society, this comprehensive program sheds light on the struggles of adherents to the religion and its pol...
Cuttlefish: Kings of Camouflage
Join NOVA on a voyage beneath the waves, where you'll discover a bizarre, alien-like creature like no other. It's an animal with eight sucker-covered arms growing out of its head, three hearts pumping...
Riot on 42nd St.
Glenn Barnes was paroled after serving time for manslaughter. The Garage is Glenn's old nightclub on 42nd Street. Farrell threatens to take drastic measures if Glenn goes through with his plan. Glenn ...
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The National Geographic Channel showed Taboo. Each hour long episode explores a specific topic, such as marriage or initiation rituals, and explores how they are viewed throughout the world. Taboo loo...