Nova Science Now

From the award-winning producers of NOVA, NOVA scienceNOW is a fast-paced and provocative science magazine show that highlights four timely science and technology stories per episode. Launched in 2005, the show is hosted by renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. Buy

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Cooking with Chemicals

00:27

Chefs are turning to the chemical cabinet to create new dishes.



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Criminal Minds: Born or Made?

15:40

Scientists are using neuroimaging and genetic testing to uncover biological aggression.

Sneak Peek: What Will the Future Be Like?

04:23

New augmented realitytechnologies could redefine how we communicate and search the web.

Slime Mold Smarts

02:01

Slime molds may be brainless, but they aren’t stupid.

Cook's Illustrated Burgers

02:59

Learn how to make tender burgers at home, the scientific way.

Cook's Illustrated Sugar

02:49

Because of its chemistry, sugar does a whole lot more than add sweetness.

Cook's Illustrated Potatoes

02:46

Not all potatoes are created equal.