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NOVA

WETA TV26 and WETA HD: Wednesdays at 9:00 PM

PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys since its 1974 debut.

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Thu., April 27, 2017
7:00 am
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Thu., April 27, 2017
10:00 am
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Thu., April 27, 2017
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Thu., April 27, 2017
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Fri., April 28, 2017
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

WETA HD Logo

Fri., April 28, 2017
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

WETA HD Logo

Fri., April 28, 2017
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Sat., April 29, 2017
5:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Sun., April 30, 2017
4:00 am
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Sun., April 30, 2017
4:00 am
(60 minutes)

Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb  

An international team of engineers races to construct a gargantuan dome to contain the lingering radioactive materials and crumbling remains of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, decades after being the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster.

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Wed., May 3, 2017
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

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Wed., May 3, 2017
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

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Thu., May 4, 2017
7:00 am
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

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Thu., May 4, 2017
10:00 am
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

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Thu., May 4, 2017
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

WETA HD Logo

Thu., May 4, 2017
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

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Fri., May 5, 2017
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

WETA HD Logo

Fri., May 5, 2017
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

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Sat., May 6, 2017
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

WETA HD Logo

Sat., May 6, 2017
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Super Tunnel  

The construction of a new subterranean railway in London is examined. Included: the challenges faced by the engineers and designers.

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Wed., May 10, 2017
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Arctic Ghost Ship  

The discovery of one of the two lost ships of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition, which set out to chart the Northwest Passage in the Arctic in 1845, is detailed.

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Wed., May 10, 2017
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Arctic Ghost Ship  

The discovery of one of the two lost ships of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition, which set out to chart the Northwest Passage in the Arctic in 1845, is detailed.

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Thu., May 11, 2017
7:00 am
(60 minutes)

Arctic Ghost Ship  

The discovery of one of the two lost ships of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition, which set out to chart the Northwest Passage in the Arctic in 1845, is detailed.

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Thu., May 11, 2017
10:00 am
(60 minutes)

Arctic Ghost Ship  

The discovery of one of the two lost ships of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition, which set out to chart the Northwest Passage in the Arctic in 1845, is detailed.

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Thu., May 11, 2017
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Arctic Ghost Ship  

The discovery of one of the two lost ships of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition, which set out to chart the Northwest Passage in the Arctic in 1845, is detailed.

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Thu., May 11, 2017
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Arctic Ghost Ship  

The discovery of one of the two lost ships of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition, which set out to chart the Northwest Passage in the Arctic in 1845, is detailed.

Full Episodes

S44 Ep8: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

S44 Ep8: Building Chernobyl's MegaTomb

Engineers race to build a massive dome to contain the crumbling remains of the reactor.

S44 Ep7: Holocaust Escape Tunnel

S44 Ep7: Holocaust Escape Tunnel

At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.

S44 Ep6: Why Trains Crash

WETA PassportS44 Ep6: Why Trains Crash

Can new crash prevention technology help us avoid deadly train accidents?

S44 Ep5: The Origami Revolution

WETA PassportS44 Ep5: The Origami Revolution

Engineers are using origami to design drugs, micro-robots, and future space missions.

Clips

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Prologue

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Prologue

In a forest in Lithuania, a team of scientists searches for traces of a vanished people.

Holocaust Survival Tale: Hana

Holocaust Survival Tale: Hana

Hana Amir describes her father escaping the Holocaust through a tunnel he helped to dig.

Holocaust Survival Tale: Haim

Holocaust Survival Tale: Haim

Zalman Matzkin narrowly escaped the Holocaust in Lithuania, managing to build a new life.

Holocaust Survival Tale: Abe

Holocaust Survival Tale: Abe

In Lithuania during WWII, Abe Gol’s father led Jewish prisoners in a tunnel escape.

Previews

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Q&A with Historians and Filmmakers

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Q&A with Historians and Filmmakers

At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Preview 2

Holocaust Escape Tunnel Preview 2

At ground zero for the final solution, scientists uncover a story of hope and bravery.