SCIENCE

Severe Weather: Staying Safe 2018

Severe Weather: Staying Safe

Severe Weather: Staying Safe 2018

Experts answer viewers' questions about severe weather and how to prepare for storm season. Scheduled guests: Chris Allen, weather director for WBKO in Bowling Green; Michael Dossett, director, Kentucky Emergency Management; Joe Sullivan, warning coordination meteorologist, National Weather Service in Louisville; Steve Hensley, director, Kenton County Emergency Management; and Andrea Clifford, public information officer, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet's Department of Highways - Louisville District.

Great Escape at Dunkirk

NOVA

Great Escape at Dunkirk

Join archaeologists and divers recovering remains of ships and planes lost during World War II's epic Dunkirk operation. Discover new evidence of the ingenious technology that helped save Allied forces from defeat by the encircling Germans.

First Face of America

NOVA

First Face of America

Take a risky dive into an underwater cave in Mexico to discover the 13,000 year-old skeleton of a prehistoric teenager. Follow forensic clues that reveal intimate details of her life and death, and how her people first ventured into North America.

Animals with Cameras, Episode 2

Nature

Animals with Cameras, Episode 2

The cameras capture young cheetahs learning to hunt in Namibia, reveal how fur seals off an Australian island evade the great white sharks offshore, and help solve a conflict between South African farmers and chacma baboons.

Animals with Cameras, Episode 1

Nature

Animals with Cameras, Episode 1

The astonishing collar-camera footage reveals newborn Kalahari Meerkats below ground for the first time, unveils the hunting skills of Magellanic penguins in Argentina, and follows the treetop progress of an orphaned chimpanzee in Cameroon.

The Impossible Flight

NOVA

The Impossible Flight

On March 9, 2015, Solar Impulse II took off from Abu Dhabi on the greatest aviation undertaking of our time: to be the first solar-powered airplane to fly around the world. Intent on pushing the boundaries of human flight and sending a message about the potential for renewable energy, a team of engineers designed and built the Solar Impulse from scratch.

Robert Wright and Jon Kabat-Zinn

Great Conversations

Robert Wright and Jon Kabat-Zinn

Robert Wright, author of Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment, is interviewed by Jon Kabat-Zinn, founding executive director of the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Secrets of the Dead: Scanning the Pyramids

Secrets of the Dead

Secrets of the Dead: Scanning the Pyramids

New season premier: Travel with the scientific team granted unprecedented access by the Egyptian government to solve a 4,500-year-old mystery: what lies within the Great Pyramid at Giza. Using non-invasive technologies, they make a historic discovery.

Arctic Wolf Pack

Nature

Arctic Wolf Pack

At the very northern edge of North America is Ellesmere Island, where the unforgiving Arctic winds tear through the tundra, dipping temperatures to 40 below zero. Running through this shifting sea of snow and ice is one of the most hardened predators on the planet, the White Wolf.

The Day the Dinosaurs Died

Nova

The Day the Dinosaurs Died

66 million years ago, a seven-mile-wide asteroid collided with Earth, triggering a chain of events that coincide with the end of the dinosaurs. But experts have long debated exactly what happened when the asteroid struck and how the giant beasts met their end. Now, scientists have uncovered compelling new clues about the catastrophe.