NOVA is the highest rated science series on television and the most watched documentary series on public television. It is also one of television’s most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over.
Drill underground to see the treasures that power our world—today and into the future.
What is it about the nature of metals that have made them a pillar of human civilization?
What processes in the depths of the Earth forge beautiful and precious stones?
Join engineers as they build a massive new railway deep beneath the streets of London.
Follow our ancient ancestors’ footsteps out of Africa and into every corner of our planet.
How can the science of learning help us rethink the future of education for all children?
From 9/11 to today’s crowd-sourced violence, trace how terrorists’ strategies have evolved
Discover how Allied forces conspired to destroy one of Hitler’s most diabolical weapons.
Join engineers as they race to rescue a historic lighthouse from certain doom.
Explore how newly established wildlife corridors offer hope to endangered species.
Join investigators as they untangle the cause of Alzheimer’s and race to develop a cure.
How will human-like robots change our future and how we see ourselves?