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Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's Ancient Mystery

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How has this unique structure, built on a seismic fault, survived centuries of quakes? Continue


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How has this unique structure, built on a seismic fault, survived centuries of quakes? Airing February 25, 2015 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Sinking Ship Guitar Hero

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As the ship Oceanos began to sink, a guitarist aboard helped lift passengers to safety. Continue


Big Bang Machine

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Explore the deepest mysteries of the early universe and the quest to find the Higgs Boson. 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


The Great Math Mystery Preview

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Is math invented by humans, or is it the language of the universe? Airing April 15, 2015 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


Sinkholes—Buried Alive

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


Colosseum Building Blocks

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The Colosseum was built in just several years due to a clever use of repeating arches. Continue


Sinkholes—Buried Alive Preview

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The catastrophic collapse of the ground beneath our feet is a growing worldwide hazard. Airing January 28, 2015 at 9 pm on PBS 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


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