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Watch as birds solve puzzles and challenge our basic notions of intelligence.
Experts drill into the impact crater of an asteroid that created a worldwide cataclysm.
Take a mind-blowing voyage to the most powerful and mysterious objects in the universe.
NOVA uncovers the secrets of nature’s battleground—claws, horns, fangs and all.
Experts reconstruct the Great Hurricane of 1780 to help predict the risk of future storms.
Scientists hunt for a mega-eruption that plunged medieval Earth into a deep freeze.
Archaeological research uncovers provocative new clues about Stonehenge.