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Bigger Than T.rex

11/24/2014 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

A team of paleontologists reconstruct the terrifying dinosaur dubbed Spinosaurus, piece by piece.

Killer Landslides

11/27/2014 at 6:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Emperor's Ghost Army

12/01/2014 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

The 8,000 buried clay warriors of China's first emperor are researched using 3D computer modeling.

First Man on the Moon

12/03/2014 at 7:30 pm on WTTW HD

An intimate portrait of the American hero features interviews with Armstrong's family and friends.

Killer Landslides

12/08/2014 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

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

Forensics On Trial

12/15/2014 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Investigates how today's shaky state of crime science can send innocent men and women to prison.

3d Spies of Wwii

12/16/2014 at 3:00 pm on WTTW Prime

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

First Man on the Moon

12/22/2014 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

An intimate portrait of the American hero features interviews with Armstrong's family and friends.

Making Stuff Wilder

01/05/2015 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Robotic bees, viruses building batteries and more innovations inspired by life itself are explored.

Rise of the Drones

01/07/2015 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

The explosive growth of airborne pilotless drones is transforming the armed forces of every nation.

Making Stuff Colder

01/12/2015 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

David Pogue explores ultracold physics, cooling a warming planet and cold science innovations.

Big Bang Machine

01/14/2015 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

Particle physicists attempt to close in on the Higgs boson, the Great White Whale of modern science.

Great Cathedral Mystery

01/19/2015 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Using period tools and techniques, bricklayers build a mini version of the Duomo in Florence.

Sunken Ship Rescue

01/21/2015 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

The operation to raise and salvage the capsized Costa Concordia cruise ship in Italy is chronicled.

Sinkholes - Buried Alive

01/28/2015 at 9:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

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