Season 39

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    NOVA

    Inside the Megastorm

    Explore what made Megastorm Sandy so much more devastating than other hurricanes.

    Inside the Megastorm

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    Mystery of Easter Island

    A team tests a theory on how the ancient stone statues were moved, using a 15-ton replica.

    Mystery of Easter Island

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    Secrets of the Viking Sword

    A modern-day swordsmith reverse engineers the ultimate weapon of the Middle Ages.

    Secrets of the Viking Sword

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    NOVA

    Why Ships Sink

    Are you safe aboard a modern cruise ship?

    Why Ships Sink

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    Deadliest Tornadoes

    Why was the 2011 tornado season in the U.S. so extreme, and why did so many die?

    Deadliest Tornadoes

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    NOVA

    Secrets of the Sun

    New tools let scientists better grasp our star's potentially destructive solar storms.

    Secrets of the Sun

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    NOVA

    Hunting the Elements

    A two-hour special from the producers of "Making Stuff"

    Hunting the Elements

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    Deadliest Volcanoes

    How can we best prepare for the most lethal volcanic eruptions?

    Deadliest Volcanoes