NOVA Episode Guide

Wednesdays, 9:00 PM ET on PBS

60 minutes

Nova is a popular science television series from the U.S. produced by WGBH Boston. It can be seen on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) in the United States, and in more than 100 other countries. It has also won a variety of major television awards, most of them many times over. Nova often includes interviews with scientists directly involved in the subject, and occasionally footage from the actual moment of a particular discovery. Some episodes have focused on historical aspects of science. Examples of topics include Colditz Castle, Drake equation, elementary particles, 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens, Fermat's last theorem, global warming, moissanite, Project Jennifer, storm chasing, Unterseeboot 869, and Vinland.

Episode Guide

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    • s44e21Day the Dinosaurs Died
      December 27, 2017
    • s44e20Bird Brain
      December 20, 2017
    • s44e19Extreme Animal Weapons
      November 22, 2017
    • s44e18Killer Floods
      November 8, 2017
    • s44e17Killer Hurricanes
      November 1, 2017
    • s44e16Killer Volcanoes
      October 25, 2017
    • s44e15Secrets of the Forbidden City
      October 18, 2017
    • s44e14Ghosts of Stonehenge
      October 11, 2017
    • s44e13Secrets of the Shining Knight
      October 4, 2017
    • s44e12Death Dive to Saturn
      September 13, 2017
    • s44e11Eclipse Over America
      August 21, 2017
    • s44e10Poisoned Water
      May 31, 2017
    • s44e9Chinese Chariot Revealed
      May 17, 2017
    • s44e8Building Chernobyl's Mega Tomb
      April 26, 2017
    • s44e7Holocaust Escape Tunnel
      April 19, 2017
    • s44e6Why Trains Crash
      February 22, 2017
    • s44e5The Origami Revolution
      February 15, 2017
    • s44e4Ultimate Cruise Ship
      February 8, 2017
    • s44e3Search for the Super Battery
      February 1, 2017
    • s44e2The Nuclear Option
      January 11, 2017
    • s44e1Secrets of the Sky Tombs
      January 4, 2017
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