NOVA

Explore scientific discoveries on television's most acclaimed science documentary series.

Episodes

  • Great Electric Airplane Race

    Will electric planes replace polluting airliners and lead to flying taxis in our cities?
  • Hindenburg: The New Evidence

    A revealing new investigation of one of history’s most iconic aviation disasters.
  • Fighting for Fertility

    Meet people struggling with infertility and the challenges of assisted reproduction.
  • Reef Rescue

    Scientists race to help corals adapt to warming oceans through assisted evolution.
  • Search Engine Breakdown

    Two leading researchers investigate racial bias built into widely used search engines.
  • Picture a Scientist

    Researchers expose longstanding discrimination against women in science.
  • Looking for Life on Mars

    NASA launches its most ambitious search yet for traces of ancient life on Mars.
  • Beyond the Elements: Life

    Discover the fascinating chemistry that makes our world and everything in it—including us.

Specials

  • Looking for Life on Mars (with Audio Description)

    NASA launches its most ambitious search yet for traces of ancient life on Mars.
  • Beyond the Elements: Life (with Audio Description)

    Discover the fascinating chemistry that makes our world and everything in it—including us.
  • Beyond the Elements: Indestructible (with Audio Description)

    Discover the fascinating chemistry that makes our world and everything in it—including us.
  • Beyond the Elements: Reactions (with Audio Description)

    Discover the fascinating chemistry that makes our world and everything in it—including us.
  • Secrets in our DNA (with Audio Description)

    What can DNA testing companies reveal about our ancestry and health, and at what risk?
  • Front Row Seat to Saturn

    Out near Saturn, the spacecraft Cassini has just entered its final and riskiest chapter.
  • Secrets of the Sky Tombs

    Evidence discovered in the world’s highest tombs reveals ancient rituals and beliefs.
  • Animal Mummies

    How and why did the ancient Egyptians mummify their pets and other creatures?

About NOVA

NOVA brings you stories from the frontlines of science and engineering, answering the big questions of today and tomorrow, from how our ancestors lived, to whether parallel universes exist, to how technology will transform our lives. Visit the official website to watch full-length documentaries, or explore our world through short-form video, on our digital publication NOVA Next.

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