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NOVA

WETA TV26 and WETA HD: Wednesdays at 9:00 PM

PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys since its 1974 debut.

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Wed., October 18, 2017
9:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

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Wed., October 18, 2017
9:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA HD Logo

Thu., October 19, 2017
7:00 am
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA HD Logo

Thu., October 19, 2017
10:00 am
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Thu., October 19, 2017
3:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA HD Logo

Thu., October 19, 2017
3:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA HD Logo

Fri., October 20, 2017
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Fri., October 20, 2017
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Sat., October 21, 2017
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA HD Logo

Sat., October 21, 2017
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA HD Logo

Sat., October 21, 2017
3:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Secrets of the Forbidden City  

The ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years, is examined. Included: How the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquake shocks.

WETA HD Logo

Wed., October 25, 2017
9:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Wed., October 25, 2017
9:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

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Thu., October 26, 2017
7:00 am
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA HD Logo

Thu., October 26, 2017
10:00 am
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Thu., October 26, 2017
3:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA HD Logo

Thu., October 26, 2017
3:30 pm
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Fri., October 27, 2017
2:00 am
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA HD Logo

Fri., October 27, 2017
2:00 am
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Sat., October 28, 2017
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA HD Logo

Sat., October 28, 2017
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA HD Logo

Sat., October 28, 2017
3:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Sun., October 29, 2017
1:00 am
(60 minutes)

Killer Volcanoes  

The search for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze. Included: geologic evidence from Greenland to Antarctica.

Full Episodes

S44 Ep13: Secrets of the Shining Knight

S44 Ep13: Secrets of the Shining Knight

Discover the world of medieval knights and see how their armor was made.

S44 Ep14: Ghosts of Stonehenge

S44 Ep14: Ghosts of Stonehenge

Archaeological research uncovers provocative new clues about Stonehenge.

S44 Ep11: Eclipse Over America

WETA PassportS44 Ep11: Eclipse Over America

The country’s first solar eclipse in 99 years will cast a light on the Sun’s secrets.

School of the Future - Spanish Version

School of the Future - Spanish Version

How can the science of learning help us rethink the future of education for all children?

Clips

Can Math Detect Gerrymandering?

Can Math Detect Gerrymandering?

The Supreme Court is hearing a gerrymandering case. Mathematicians are watching closely.

Why Worry About ICBMs?

Why Worry About ICBMs?

What are intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), and why are they so hard to shoot do

Why Did Houston Flood?

Why Did Houston Flood?

Hurricane Harvey broke continental U.S. records. Here's how cities can be better prepared.

S44 Ep12: Saying Goodbye to Cassini

S44 Ep12: Saying Goodbye to Cassini

Cassini, a brave explorer that was dispatched to study a distant ringed world, has died.

Previews

S44 Ep18: Killer Floods Preview

S44 Ep18: Killer Floods Preview

Scientists uncover geologic evidence of epic floods that tore through ancient landscapes.

S44 Ep17: Killer Hurricanes Preview

S44 Ep17: Killer Hurricanes Preview

Experts reconstruct the Great Hurricane of 1780 to help predict the risk of future storms.