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Sinkholes—Buried Alive Preview

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The catastrophic collapse of the ground beneath our feet is a growing worldwide hazard. Continue


Killer Landslides

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Explore the forces behind deadly landslides—and the danger zones for the next big one. Continue


Balloon Animals

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Hot air balloons let people soar into the sky, but they had their share of turbulence. Continue


Do We Live in a Multiverse?

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Could parallel universes exist? If so, what would they look like and how would they form? Continue


Zombies and Calculus, Part 2

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You're being chased by zombies, and understanding tangent vectors may save your life. Continue


First Air War Preview

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How did fighter planes evolve from rickety biplanes to deadly machines during WWI? Airing October 29, 2014 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Rise of the Hackers Preview

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A new global geek squad is harnessing cryptography to stay a step ahead of cybercriminals. Airing September 24, 2014 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Hunting Planets

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NASA’s Kepler mission lets us search for planets orbiting stars outside our solar system. Continue


The Pattern in Nature's Networks

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Science shows it’s a small world after all—and nature’s networks follow a similar pattern. Continue


Janna Levin: I'm Still That Same Kid

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Secret Life of Scientists
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Janna Levin is a Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Barnard College of Columbia University. Her research focuses on the early universe, chaos and black holes. When she isn't trying to figure out why anything exists, Janna writes novels including the much-celebrated "A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines." Continue


Big Bang Machine Preview

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Explore the deepest mysteries of the early universe and the quest to find the Higgs Boson. Airing January 14, 2015 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Strange Captain Strange

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A pilot transforms how airplanes fight during WWI, but nearly plummets and dies trying. Continue


Ben Franklin's Balloons

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Experts recreate the French's daring first manned flights, which Franklin had chronicled. Airing October 22, 2014 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Killer Landslides Preview

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Explore the forces behind deadly landslides—and the danger zones for the next big one. Airing November 19, 2014 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Zombies and Calculus

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The zombie apocalypse is here, and calculus explains why we can’t quite finish them off. Continue


Ben Franklin's Balloons Preview

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Experts recreate the French’s daring first manned flights, which Franklin had chronicled. Airing October 22, 2014 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Is There Life on Enceladus?

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Scientists discover evidence for the key ingredients for life on Saturn's moon Enceladus. Continue


Early Earth Bombarded By Comets

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Comets carrying chemicals necessary for life may have come to Earth billions of years ago. Continue


Janna Levin: 30 Seconds on Why We Should Care

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Secret Life of Scientists
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Janna Levin is a Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Barnard College of Columbia University. Her research focuses on the early universe, chaos and black holes. When she isn't trying to figure out why anything exists, Janna writes novels including the much-celebrated "A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines." Continue


Knotty Thrills

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Three physicists untie a 150-year-old tangle of a puzzle. Continue


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