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NOVA, Season 47, Episode 3, Cat Tales
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directed by Peter Chinn, in NOVA, Season 47, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
Worshipped as a goddess, condemned as satanic, and spun into a stunning array of breeds, cats have long fascinated humans. But did we ever really domesticate them? And what can science tell us about our most mysterious companions?
directed by Peter Chinn, in NOVA, Season 47, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
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NOVA, Season 46, Episode 17, Rise of the Mammals
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directed by Geoff Luck, fl. 2004, in NOVA, Season 46, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
A major discovery shows how life came back after an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs. With exclusive access to a fossil trove from the key first million years after impact, the film charts the rise of a new living world from the ashes.
directed by Geoff Luck, fl. 2004, in NOVA, Season 46, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
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American Experience, Season 30, Episode 1, Into the Amazon
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directed by John Maggio, fl. 2001; produced by John Maggio, fl. 2001 and Hannah Olson, fl. 2013, Ark Media, John Maggio Productions and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 54 mins
Into the Amazon tells the remarkable story of the journey taken by President Theodore Roosevelt and legendary Brazilian explorer Candido Rondon into the heart of the South American rainforest to chart an unexplored tributary of the Amazon.
directed by John Maggio, fl. 2001; produced by John Maggio, fl. 2001 and Hannah Olson, fl. 2013, Ark Media, John Maggio Productions and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 54 mins
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Civilizations, Episode 6, Paradise on Earth
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directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
Explore one of humanity’s deepest artistic urges: the depiction of nature. But landscape painting is seldom a straightforward portrayal of observed nature; it's a projection of dreams, idylls, and refuges - the elusive paradise on earth.
directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Native America, Episode 1, From Caves to Cosmos
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directed by Scott Tiffany, fl. 1998 and Gary Glassman, fl. 1987; produced by Rob Tinworth, fl. 2004, Scott Tiffany, fl. 1998, Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Julianna Brannum, fl. 2006-2015, Providence Pictures, in Native America, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins

Native America challenges everything we thought we knew about the Americas before and since contact with Europe. It travels through 15,000-years to showcase massive cities, unique systems of science, art, and writing, and 100 million people connected by social networks and spiritual beliefs spanning two continents...

directed by Scott Tiffany, fl. 1998 and Gary Glassman, fl. 1987; produced by Rob Tinworth, fl. 2004, Scott Tiffany, fl. 1998, Joseph Sousa, fl. 2005, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Julianna Brannum, fl. 2006-2015, Providence Pictures, in Native America, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
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NOVA, Season 45, Episode 15, Thai Cave Rescue
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directed by Tom Stubberfield, fl. 1999; produced by Tom Stubberfield, fl. 1999, NOVA and Atlantic Productions, in NOVA, Season 45, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
NOVA: Thai Cave Rescue. In July 2018, an international team of cave divers endeavored to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach stranded in a flooded cave in Thailand. Follow the harrowing operation and discover the scientific ingenuity that made the rescue possible. Hear how rescuers explored every option - from p...
directed by Tom Stubberfield, fl. 1999; produced by Tom Stubberfield, fl. 1999, NOVA and Atlantic Productions, in NOVA, Season 45, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Behind the Scenes at the Natural History Museum
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produced by Neeti Upadhye, fl. 2010, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
Look around the museum’s frozen tissue lab, paleontology collection, object conservation lab and more on this virtual reality tour of the American Museum of Natural History.
produced by Neeti Upadhye, fl. 2010, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
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A Tale of Two Puerto Ricos
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(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P.), 9 mins
Dec.14 -- The future of Puerto Rico depends on more than simply mending what Maria destroyed. Bloomberg followed an ad hoc crew of volunteers into the hardest hit areas to help those still in need of urgent medical care. (video by Matt Goldman, Kalim Armstrong, Thomas Dexter)
(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P.), 9 mins
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We'll Meet Again with Ann Curry, Series 1, Episode 2, Rescued from Mount St. Helens
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directed by Rebecca Burrell, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Burrell, fl. 2011, Blink Films, in We'll Meet Again with Ann Curry, Series 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
Join Ann Curry for the reunions of people whose lives crossed during the eruption. Mindy searches for a scientist’s family to tell them how he saved her life, and Sue wants to find the pilot who rescued her from near-certain death.
directed by Rebecca Burrell, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Burrell, fl. 2011, Blink Films, in We'll Meet Again with Ann Curry, Series 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Operation Grand Canyon with Dan Snow, Episode 1
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directed by Martin Johnson, fl. 2002 and Ben Duncan, fl. 2002; presented by Dan Snow, 1978-; produced by Ben Duncan, fl. 2002 and Martin Johnson, fl. 2002, Discovery Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Operation Grand Canyon with Dan Snow (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
This is history brought to life as a team of modern adventurers take on the massive challenge of reliving the first ever exploration of the mighty Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. Tucked in the South West corner of America, no one had ever attempted to brave the Grand Canyon and its many dangerous rapids u...
directed by Martin Johnson, fl. 2002 and Ben Duncan, fl. 2002; presented by Dan Snow, 1978-; produced by Ben Duncan, fl. 2002 and Martin Johnson, fl. 2002, Discovery Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Operation Grand Canyon with Dan Snow (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
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