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The former NSA contractor sat down with NOVA to discuss the future of cyber warfare.
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Hot air balloons let people soar into the sky, but they had their share of turbulence.
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Do We Live in a Multiverse?
Could parallel universes exist? If so, what would they look like and how would they form?
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Zombies and Calculus, Part 2
You're being chased by zombies, and understanding tangent vectors may save your life.
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Secrets of Urban Archaeology
Urban archaeologists dig for stories beneath city streets.
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Three physicists untie a 150-year-old tangle of a puzzle.
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2.5 Ways to Die in a Black Hole
The answer to how you would die in a black hole could revolutionize the laws of nature.
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Carnivorous Plants and Killer Ants
Ant eats plant's parasites. Plant eats ant's poop. It's the circle of life.
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16th Century Nose Jobs
Thinking about getting a nose job? Thank goodness it's not the 16th century.
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What is energy and why are we on a never ending search for new energy sources?
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Modern wind turbines capture energy from the wind and convert it into electricity.
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Toward a Smarter Grid
What can be done to make the power grid more reliable and efficient?
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Growing Appetites, Limited Resources
The need for alternative energy sources is more pressing than ever.
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A Never Ending Supply
What makes an energy source renewable and how can we use them to power our societies?
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How can we convert the Sun’s light and heat into energy we can use?
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The Tongue-Eating Parasite
Gross science: This parasite crawls into a fish’s mouth and replaces its tongue.
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NOVA Elements iPad App
Explore an interactive periodic table, play an elemental game, and watch the NOVA program.
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Light My Fire
What do you get when you introduce a chunk of Sodium to a Bunsen burner? Sizzling romance.
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The Higgs Particle Matters
Learn how Peter Higgs' ideas about matter transformed our understanding of space.
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The Making of the
Take a behind-the-scenes look at this animated scene from "The Fabric of the Cosmos."
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Finding Earth-Like Planets
Learn how to find signs of extraterrestrial life in our galaxy without leaving home.
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An Interview With Steve Jobs
Watch a rare interview with the late Apple visionary, conducted in 1990.
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Quantum mechanics is nothing to laugh at. Well, sometimes it is.
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Reflections on the 9/11 Memorial
Visitors to the newly opened 9/11 memorial share their impressions.
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