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Cooking with Chemicals
Chefs are turning to the chemical cabinet to create new dishes.
Clip: S6 | 27s
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Criminal Minds: Born or Made?
Scientists are using neuroimaging and genetic testing to uncover biological aggression.
Clip: S6 | 15m 40s
Sneak Peek: What Will the Future Be Like?
New augmented realitytechnologies could redefine how we communicate and search the web.
Clip: S6 | 4m 23s
Cook's Illustrated Burgers
Learn how to make tender burgers at home, the scientific way.
Clip: S6 | 2m 59s
Cook's Illustrated Potatoes
Not all potatoes are created equal.
Clip: S6 | 2m 46s
Cook's Illustrated Sauces
The secret to the perfect vinaigrette is in the emulsifier.
Clip: S6 | 3m 5s
Cook's Illustrated Sugar
Because of its chemistry, sugar does a whole lot more than add sweetness.
Clip: S6 | 2m 49s
An unusual brain disorder links two extraordinary works of art.
Clip: S6 | 4m 28s
NOVA scienceNOW Season 6 Promo
Premiering Fall 2012
Preview: S6 | 3m 5s
How Smart Can We Get? Preview
See inside Einstein’s brain, learn how to boost your memory, meet people who became savant
Preview: S6 Ep7 | 29s
What Will the Future Be Like? Preview
Meet the people building tomorrow’s robots, mind-reading machines, and more.
Preview: S6 Ep6 | 30s
Slime Mold Smarts
Slime molds may be brainless, but they aren’t stupid.
Clip: S6 Ep5 | 2m 1s
What Are Animals Thinking? Preview
Probe animal morality, the “swarm intelligence” of a beehive, and more.
Preview: S6 Ep5 | 30s
Can I Eat That? Preview
Learn about the neuroscience of taste, what makes a Thanksgiving turkey savory, and more.
Preview: S6 Ep4 | 30s
Can Science Stop Crime? Preview
Explore the genetics behind criminal minds, the latest in lie detection, and more.
Preview: S6 Ep2 | 30s
What Makes Us Human? Preview
Find out if you’re part Neanderthal, about the evolution of laughter, and more.
Preview: S6 Ep1 | 30s
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