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Killer Landslides presented by NOVA

NOVA

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

Sat, Oct 1 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Japan's Killer Quake

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

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

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

Tue, Oct 4 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Oct 8 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Killer Landslides

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

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

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

Tue, Nov 1 at 1:30 am 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

Thu, Oct 27 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

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

Sat, Oct 29 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Mon, Nov 21 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 22 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 22 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Nov 26 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

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

Thu, Sep 29 at 6:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Thu, Sep 29 at 11:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

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

Thu, Oct 6 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

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

Thu, Oct 6 at 11:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

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

Mon, Nov 7 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 8 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 8 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Nov 12 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

School of the Future

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

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

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

Tue, Oct 25 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

15 Years of Terror

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

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

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

Tue, Oct 11 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Super Tunnel

Engineers and designers build a massive new subterranean railway deep beneath the streets of London.

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

Thu, Oct 13 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

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

Mon, Nov 14 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 15 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 15 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Nov 19 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Treasures of the Earth: Gemstones

Delve into Earth's depths to discover how precious Gemstones like diamonds and rubies are forged.

Wed, Nov 2 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Nov 3 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, Nov 4 at 2:30 am on WTTW HD

Fri, Nov 4 at 3:30 am on WTTW HD

Sat, Nov 5 at 10:00 am on WTTW Prime

Mon, Nov 28 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 29 at 1:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Nov 29 at 7:00 am on WTTW Prime

Treasures of the Earth: Metals

Explore how our mastery of metals has led us from the stone age to today's hi-tech world.

Wed, Nov 9 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Nov 10 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, Nov 11 at 3:00 am on WTTW HD

Treasures of the Earth: Power

Discover how Earth's natural treasures provide bountiful energy to power our modern world.

Wed, Nov 16 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Nov 17 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, Nov 18 at 3:30 am on WTTW HD

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