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S39 Ep6: Hunting the Elements

Video duration: 1:53:25Video has closed captioning.

A two-hour special from the producers of "Making Stuff"

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Elemental Bloopers

Elemental Bloopers

Watch David Pogue's hilarious out-takes from NOVA's "Hunting the Elements."

Name That Element!

Name That Element!

In this quiz, we challenge you to identify the names of 30 "mystery elements" as quickly as you can.

Episodes of NOVA47

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S44 Ep8: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

Engineers race to build a massive dome to contain the crumbling remains of the reactor.

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S44 Ep8: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

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S44 Ep7: Holocaust Escape Tunnel

At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.

54:14

S44 Ep7: Holocaust Escape Tunnel

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Treasures of the Earth: Power

Drill underground to see the treasures that power our world—today and into the future.

53:10

Treasures of the Earth: Power

53:10

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Treasures of the Earth: Metals

What is it about the nature of metals that have made them a pillar of human civilization?

53:40

Treasures of the Earth: Metals

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Front Row Seat to Saturn

Out near Saturn, the spacecraft Cassini has just entered its final and riskiest chapter.

2:39

Front Row Seat to Saturn

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Holocaust Escape Tunnel Prologue

In a forest in Lithuania, a team of scientists searches for traces of a vanished people.

2:03

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Prologue

2:03

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Holocaust Survival Tale: Abe

In Lithuania during WWII, Abe Gol’s father led Jewish prisoners in a tunnel escape.

7:22

Holocaust Survival Tale: Abe

7:22

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Holocaust Survival Tale: Esia

Esia Friedman tells the story of how her family made it through the Holocaust alive.

6:21

Holocaust Survival Tale: Esia

6:21

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Holocaust Survival Tale: Haim

Zalman Matzkin narrowly escaped the Holocaust in Lithuania, managing to build a new life.

6:34

Holocaust Survival Tale: Haim

6:34

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Holocaust Survival Tale: Hana

Hana Amir describes her father escaping the Holocaust through a tunnel he helped to dig.

7:50

Holocaust Survival Tale: Hana

7:50

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Saving Jewish History

Jewish scholars in Lithuania risked death in WWII to save their literature from the Nazis.

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Saving Jewish History

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S44 Ep5: Nuestro Mundo de Origami

La biologia y el mundo físico al nuestro alrededor parecen estar gobernados por origami.

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S44 Ep5: Nuestro Mundo de Origami

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Video thumbnail: NOVA Holocaust Escape Tunnel Q&A with Historians and Filmmakers

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Holocaust Escape Tunnel Q&A with Historians and Filmmakers

At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.

2:00

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Q&A with Historians and Filmmakers

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Holocaust Escape Tunnel Preview 2

At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.

0:30

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Preview 2

0:30

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NOVA

S44: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

Engineers race to build a massive dome to contain the crumbling remains of the reactor.

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S44: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

0:30

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S44: Holocaust Escape Tunnel Preview 1

At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.

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S44: Holocaust Escape Tunnel Preview 1

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