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Daring Flight, AIn 1909, Louis Blériot undertakes a heroic first-ever flight across the English Channel.
Darwin's Darkest HourA two-hour drama on the crisis that forced Darwin to publish his theory of evolution.
The Deadliest Plane CrashNOVA investigates the worst aviation accident of all time.
Deadly AscentA team of doctors and climbers on Denali test the body's response to extreme cold.
Deadly Shadow of VesuviusThe shattered remnants of the Roman city of Pompeii bear witness to the risk that the people of Naples still face today.
Death StarAstronomers investigate gamma-ray bursts, the most powerful celestial explosions since the big bang.
Decoding Nazi SecretsAllied technologies developed at Britain's Station X helped halt the onslaught of the Third Reich and set the stage for today's computers.
Deep Sea InvasionA toxic aquarium plant is accidentally released into the Mediterranean, overwhelming marine life and threatening to spread worldwide.
Descent Into the IceA team of "glacionauts" ventures into a labyrinth of unexplored and hazardous glacier caves on France's Mt. Blanc.
Diamond DeceptionMakeshift labs in China and Russia are turning out synthetic gemstones that rival natural diamonds.
Dimming the SunNew evidence that air pollution has masked the full impact of global warming suggests the world may soon face a heightened climate crisis.
Dirty BombRadiation experts play out a frightening terrorist scenario—exploding a bomb laden with radioactive materials.
Doctors' DiariesSeven doctors, 21 years... Saving lives is only part of the story.
Dogs and More DogsHow and why did man's best friend evolve from wolves, and why are dogs so remarkably diverse today?
Dying to Be ThinLife-threatening eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia are on the rise among America's youth.
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