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Brushes with Death

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NOVA
PBS


Dorothy Roseman describes her close encounters with vaccine-preventable diseases. Continue


WORLD Channel | In the WILD!

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World Channel
PBS


Join WORLD Channel "In the WILD" as we explore the complex and evolving world of nature from the eyes of Earth's inhabitants. Covering Earth from land to sea to air, the thirty-plus films educate, reveal, surprise and touch the heart. The programming also challenges us with how to preserve the planet while serving both human and animal populations. Continue


Think Wednesday Continues July 30th

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PBS Presents
PBS


Join the search for clues to the fate of an orphaned rhinoceros brought up in a wildlife vet’s home on MY WILD AFFAIR. Come face-to-face with the previously unknown reptilian rulers of prehistoric Australia on NOVA's "Australia’s First 4 Billion Years: Monsters" and join Joy and Mark in Australia to uncover the reproductive secrets of the pouch-wearing marsupials on SEX IN THE WILD. Continue


Think Wednesday Continues July 16th

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PBS Presents
PBS


Learn how the death of a baby elephant led to the rescue of more than 150 elephant orphans on MY WILD AFFAIR. Travel with Richard Smith to meet the cast in the first scenes of the great drama of life on earth on NOVA's "Australia’s First 4 Billion Years: Awakening," and travel to Africa to explore the unique reproduction challenges of the largest animal on land on SEX IN THE WILD. Continue


Sex in the Wild - Series Preview

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Sex in the Wild
PBS


Examine the reproductive behaviors and biology of elephants, orangutans, kangaroos and dolphins. Continue


The Rhino Who Joined the Family - Preview

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My Wild Affair
PBS


Join the search for clues to the fate of an orphaned rhinoceros brought up in a wildlife vet’s home. Continue


The Elephant Who Found a Mom - Preview

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My Wild Affair
PBS


Learn how the death of a baby elephant led to the rescue of more than 150 elephant orphans. Continue


Reconstructing the D-Day Gliders

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NOVA
PBS


The Allies used silent wooden gliders to get behind enemy lines before the D-Day landings. Continue


James Levine: "I Came Alive as a Person"

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Secret Life of Scientists
PBS


James Levine is a medical doctor and obesity researcher at the Mayo Clinic and Arizona State University. He is also the inventor of the treadmill desk. While he's standing up (whether at his treadmill desk or not), James is also a slam poetry champion and the author of two novels, "The Blue Notebook" and "Bingo's Run." Continue


Profile: Adrien Treuille

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NOVA Labs
PBS


Computer scientist Adrien Treuille creates groundbreaking games, including FoldIt, which turns protein-folding—a task that’s difficult for even the most powerful computers—into a puzzle that a ten-year-old can master in minutes. Now, Treuille is hoping to use his clever crowd-sourcing approach to tackle the mysteries of another biological powerhouse, RNA. Continue


Mae Jemison: I Wanted To Go Into Space

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Secret Life of Scientists
PBS


Mae Jemison is a physician, engineer, educator, entrepreneur and the first woman of color in the world to go into space - she was a NASA astronaut for six years. Currently Mae devotes much of her attention to the 100 Year Starship, which she says is "pursuing an extraordinary tomorrow to create a better world today." In her spare moments, Mae is a lifelong and accomplished dancer. Continue


Sex in the Wild: Dr. Joy Interview

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Sex in the Wild
PBS


Dr. Joy Reidenberg, comparative anatomist and host, discusses the importance of examining the reproductive behaviors for animals featured in the new series, SEX IN THE WILD. Continue


Think Wednesday Continues July 23rd

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PBS Presents
PBS


Delve into the story of an orangutan raised as a human child on an American university campus on MY WILD AFFAIR. See how life stormed the beaches and came to dominate planet Earth on NOVA'S "Australia’s First 4 Billion Years: Life Explodes" and journey to Borneo with Joy and Mark to explore the reproduction challenges of our orangutan cousins on SEX IN THE WILD. Continue


Sex in the Wild: Kangaroos - Preview

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Sex in the Wild
PBS


Join Joy and Mark in Australia to uncover the reproductive secrets of the pouch-wearing marsupials. Continue


Fallen City: Hong's Dream

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POV
PBS


In this extra scene from Fallen City, Hong dreams about the aftermath of the earthquake and recalls his father's disappearance. Continue


The Ape Who Went to College - Preview

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My Wild Affair
PBS


Delve into the story of an orangutan raised as a human child on an American university campus. Continue


Sculpting a Young Artist

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NOVA
PBS


A city-wide competition shaped the career of the architect behind Florence’s famous dome. Continue


A Clever Colditz Escape

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NOVA
PBS


A chance discover during a game of rugby led Dutch POWs to an ingenious WWII jailbreak. Continue


Geoff Tabin: Getting Sight Back

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Secret Life of Scientists
PBS


Geoff Tabin is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and Director of International Ophthalmology at the John A. Moran Eye Center and University of Utah. He is also the Co-Founder of the Himalayan Cataract Project. While not curing blindness, Geoff climbs mountains around the world. And with his buddies at the Oxford Dangerous Sport Club, he invented bungee jumping. Continue


Bill Nye: Dancing With The Science Guy

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Secret Life of Scientists
PBS


Bill Nye is a Cornell-trained engineer who worked at Boeing before winning a gazillion Emmys and turning millions of kid onto science as "Bill Nye, the Science Guy." The man also totally knows how to rock a bow tie. Continue


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