PBS' premier science series helps viewers of all ages explore the science behind the headlines. Along the way, NOVA programs demystify science and technology and highlight the people involved in scientific pursuits.
The impact of Leonardo da Vinci's art on his science, and his science on his art are explored.
Friday, January 22, 2021 - 3:00am
Sunday, January 24, 2021 - 2:00pm
Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 10:00pm
Friday, January 22, 2021 - 6:00am
Join scientists on a quest to better comprehend the workings of the weather and climate change.
Friday, January 29, 2021 - 2:00am
Sunday, January 31, 2021 - 2:00pm
Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 10:00pm
Scientists peer more deeply into the sleeping brain and discover just how powerful sleep can be.
Hear Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of how the first mission to the moon, Apollo 8, pioneered groundbreaking technologies that would pave the way to land a man on the moon and win the space race.
Almost a century ago, paleontologists found fossil bones from a dinosaur that was bigger than Tyrannosaurus rex. The Spinosaurus fossils were destroyed in a WWII bombing raid. Now, the discovery of new bones in Morocco is reopening the investigation into this epic beast. Follow the paleontologists who are reconstructing this terrifying carnivore, a 53-foot-long behemoth with a huge dorsal sail, scimitar-like claws and superjaws. Bringing together experts in paleontology, geology, climatology and paleobotany, this special brings to life the lost world over which Spinosaurus reigned more than 65 million years ago.