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    Video thumbnail: NOVA Modern Politics Activates the Brain's Ancient Wiring

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    Modern Politics Activates the Brain's Ancient Wiring

    How does your brain process political ideas?

    Modern Politics Activates the Brain's Ancient Wiring

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    The Arecibo Observatory

    After Hurricane Maria, the Arecibo Observatory staff worked to rebuild its facility.

    The Arecibo Observatory

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    What is the Coriolis Effect?

    The spinning of the Earth means we don't always see straight paths as straight.

    What is the Coriolis Effect?

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Healing After Hurricane Maria

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    Healing After Hurricane Maria

    Antonio Paris translates how to survive on other planets into surviving after Maria.

    Healing After Hurricane Maria

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    Distributed Energy in Puerto Rico

    Puerto Ricans are innovating to find new energy solutions after Hurricane Maria.

    Distributed Energy in Puerto Rico

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Macaque Monkeys Adapt After Hurricane Maria

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    Macaque Monkeys Adapt After Hurricane Maria

    Researchers investigate whether 1800 macaques may have been changed by Hurricane Maria.

    Macaque Monkeys Adapt After Hurricane Maria

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    Travel Light-Years in a Lifetime

    You could travel to the Andromeda Galaxy if you were moving near the speed of light.

    Travel Light-Years in a Lifetime

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    Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano Erupts

    New fissures are devastating neighborhoods on Hawaii’s Big Island.

    Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano Erupts

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    How to Slow Down Time

    In different but similar ways, both your brain and the laws of physics can slow down time.

    How to Slow Down Time

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    The World’s Smartest Dog

    Remembering John Pilley, the owner and trainer of Chaser the Border Collie.

    The World’s Smartest Dog

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Liquid Water Found on Mars

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    Liquid Water Found on Mars

    Scientists found a large body of liquid water beneath the southern ice caps of Mars.

    Liquid Water Found on Mars

    Video thumbnail: NOVA NASA Heads to the Sun

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    NASA Heads to the Sun

    NASA launched a new spacecraft to study the Sun like never before.

    NASA Heads to the Sun

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Is Grilled Food Bad for You?

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    Is Grilled Food Bad for You?

    Explore the science of grilling and how it could affect your health.

    Is Grilled Food Bad for You?

    Video thumbnail: NOVA What Is What the Physics?!

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    What Is What the Physics?!

    What the Physics?! is about the physics in you, of you, and around you.

    What Is What the Physics?!

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Physics Is Erasing Your Memory

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    Physics Is Erasing Your Memory

    Thanks to physics, no memory can last forever.

    Physics Is Erasing Your Memory

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Separation and Children’s Brains

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    Separation and Children’s Brains

    Even brief separations can impair the brain development of a young child or infant.

    Separation and Children’s Brains

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    Jurassic World’s Wrong About DNA

    Jurassic World relies on ancient dino DNA to resurrect dinosaurs. But that's not possible.

    Jurassic World’s Wrong About DNA

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Net Neutrality’s End and Science

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    Net Neutrality’s End and Science

    Depending on your perspective, the repeal of net neutrality could help or hurt science.

    Net Neutrality’s End and Science

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    What Does an Atom Look Like?

    It’s pretty different from the atom you saw in your textbooks.

    What Does an Atom Look Like?

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    Tale of Two Volcanoes

    Hawaii’s Kilauea and Guatemala’s Fuego volcanic eruptions have been remarkably destructive

    Tale of Two Volcanoes

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    What Does Dark Energy Look Like?

    The mysterious substance ripping our universe apart.

    What Does Dark Energy Look Like?

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    Can You Upload Your Brain?

    How the laws of physics forbid perfect cloning.

    Can You Upload Your Brain?

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    Ethics and Self-Driving Cars

    How do we program moral decision-making into autonomous vehicles?

    Ethics and Self-Driving Cars

    Video thumbnail: NOVA Black Hole Information Paradox

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    Black Hole Information Paradox

    Do black holes delete information forever? Or could information somehow escape them?

    Black Hole Information Paradox