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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.

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Venom: Nature's Killer

Scientists track down and capture the planet's most deadly creatures to study their toxic venom.

Mon, Sep 26 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 27 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 27 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Japan's Killer Quake

A look at the science behind the catastrophe includes eyewitness videos and on-the-spot reporting.

Thu, Sep 1 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Mon, Oct 3 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Oct 4 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

3d Spies of Wwii

The untold story of the Allied air photo intelligence that played a vital role in defeating Hitler.

Mon, Sep 12 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 13 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 13 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Sep 17 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Cold Case JFK

State-of-the art forensic tools are applied to investigate the assassination of John F. Kennedy.

Mon, Sep 19 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 20 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 20 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Sep 24 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Roman Catacomb Mystery

A forensic investigation explores an ancient city of the dead known as the Catacombs beneath Rome.

Mon, Sep 5 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 6 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Sep 6 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Sep 10 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

D-Day's Sunken Secrets

Dive teams and underwater robots discover Allied crafts that sank during the invasion of Normandy.

Mon, Aug 29 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Aug 30 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Aug 30 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Sep 3 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Killer Landslides

Geologist investigate what triggered the deadly landslide in the Washington state community of Oso.

Wed, Sep 21 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Sep 22 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Sun, Sep 25 at 2:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 31 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Sinkholes - Buried Alive

Sinkholes, a worldwide hazard that lurks wherever limestone bedrock is found, are investigated.

Wed, Oct 26 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sat, Oct 29 at 3:30 am on WTTW HD

Iceman Reborn

Murdered more than 5,000 years ago, Otzi the Iceman is the oldest human mummy on Earth.

Wed, Sep 28 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Sep 29 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, Sep 30 at 3:30 am on WTTW HD

Great Human Odyssey

Research sheds light on the ultimate story of humanity's origins and survival in the deep past.

Wed, Oct 5 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sat, Oct 8 at 2:30 am on WTTW HD

School of the Future

Discover how the new science of learning can help us reimagine the future of education for children.

Wed, Sep 14 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Sep 15 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, Sep 16 at 3:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 24 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Oct 25 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

15 Years of Terror

NOVA investigates the psychology of a terrorist and examines the use of modern propaganda.

Wed, Sep 7 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Sep 8 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Thu, Sep 8 at 6:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Thu, Sep 8 at 11:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Sun, Sep 11 at 12:00 am on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 10 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Oct 11 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Super Tunnel

Follow an army of engineers and designers as they tackle the complex challenge of building Crossrail, a massive new subterranean railway deep beneath the streets of London.

Wed, Oct 12 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Sat, Oct 15 at 3:30 am on WTTW HD

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