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Can Psychedelics Cure?

Hallucinogenic drugs—popularly called psychedelics—have been used by human societies for thousands of years. Today, scientists are taking a second look at many of these mind-altering substances – both natural and synthetic – and discovering that they can have profoundly positive clinical impacts, helping patients struggling with a range of afflictions from addiction to depression and PTSD.
Season 49 Episode 15 Length 53:47 Premiere: 10/19/22

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Season 49 Episodes

Zero to Infinity

S49 E19 Length 53:32 Premiere Date 11/16/22

Crypto Decoded

S49 E18 Length 53:22 Premiere Date 11/09/22

Nazca Desert Mystery

S49 E17 Length 53:31 Premiere Date 11/02/22

Ocean Invaders

S49 E16 Length 53:32 Premiere Date 10/26/22

Can Psychedelics Cure?

S49 E15 Length 53:47 Premiere Date 10/19/22

Computers v. Crime

S49 E14 Length 53:30 Premiere Date 10/12/22

Rebuilding Notre Dame

S49 E13 Length 53:31 Premiere Date 10/05/22

Saving Venice

S49 E12 Length 53:31 Premiere Date 09/28/22

Ending HIV in America

S49 E11 Length 53:33 Premiere Date 10/05/22

Ultimate Space Telescope

S49 E10 Length 53:33 Premiere Date 07/13/22

Ice Age Footprints

S49 E9 Length 53:32 Premiere Date 05/25/22

Why Ships Crash

S49 E8 Length 53:31 Premiere Date 05/18/22

Dinosaur Apocalypse: The Last Day

S49 E7 Length 53:33 Premiere Date 05/11/22

Dinosaur Apocalypse: The New Evidence

S49 E6 Length 53:33 Premiere Date 05/11/22

Determined: Fighting Alzheimer's

S49 E5 Length 53:28 Premiere Date 04/06/22

Augmented

S49 E4 Length 1:25:02 Premiere Date 02/23/22

Great Mammoth Mystery

S49 E3 Length 53:26 Premiere Date 02/16/22

Secrets in the Scat

S49 E2 Length 53:32 Premiere Date 02/09/22

Arctic Sinkholes

S49 E1 Length 53:28 Premiere Date 02/02/22

Can Psychedelics Cure? Preview

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 10/19/22

Psychedelics as Medicine: The History of Peyote

Clip Length 04:02 Premiere Date 10/19/22

How Psychedelics Change the Brain

Clip Length 04:11 Premiere Date 10/19/22

Could Antiviral Pills Change the Course of the Pandemic?

Clip Length 08:12 Premiere Date 01/05/22

From Prison to Careers in STEM

Clip Length 08:12 Premiere Date 01/12/22

Can South Carolina's Salt Marshes Be Saved?

Clip Length 08:27 Premiere Date 01/26/22

Introducing NOVA's Financial Lab

Clip Length 01:22 Premiere Date 02/11/22

What is 5G, and is it Safe to Use on Planes?

Clip Length 05:39 Premiere Date 02/16/22

Animal-to-Human Organ Transplants

Clip Length 04:59 Premiere Date 03/02/22

War Threatens Ukrainian Nuclear Power Plants

Clip Length 07:09 Premiere Date 04/04/22

This Device Smells Diseases by Imitating a Dog's Nose

Clip Length 04:43 Premiere Date 05/26/22

The False Promise of Cloning Your Pet

Clip Length 06:37 Premiere Date 08/16/22

How Seaweed May Help Revive Our Oceans

Clip Length 04:39 Premiere Date 08/18/22

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A visionary astronomer in West Africa attempts a high-stakes observation of a distant asteroid vital to a NASA mission.

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Discoveries reveal traces of ancient civilizations that flourished for centuries with prehistoric populations in the Amazon.

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Scientists discover how the first stars and galaxies were formed and the roles of supermassive black holes and dark matter.

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Dog Tales

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Dogs have long been dependable companions, but it wasn't always that way. Researchers reveal how humans have tamed fearsome canines over tens of thousands of years and how modern dog intelligence and behaviors have made them indispensable companions.

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Beyond the Elements: Indestructible - S47 E18

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Beyond the Elements: Reactions - S47 E17

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