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Season 42


Big Bang Machine (#4201)

On July 4, 2012, scientists at the giant atom smashing facility at CERN announced the discovery of ...

Season 41


First Man on the Moon (#4122)

When Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon, he won instant fame. Yet this accomplished engineer and ...

Killer Landslides (#4121)

Airs: Wednesday, September 21
In less than two minutes in March, a one-square-mile field of debris slammed into the Washington ...

Emperor's Ghost Army (#4120)

In central China, a vast underground mausoleum conceals a life-size terracotta army of cavalry, ...

Bigger Than T.Rex (#4119)

Almost a century ago, paleontologists found the first tantalizing hints of a monster even bigger ...

First Air War (#4118)

Airs: Saturday, September 17
When World War I began in 1914, the air forces of the opposing nations consisted of handfuls of ...

Ben Franklin's Balloons (#4117)

The first stage in the adventure of human flight began with daring inventors and aeronauts in ...

Why Planes Vanish (#4116)

The disappearance of Flight MH370 stunned the world. In an era of smart-phones and GPS, how could a ...

Rise of the Hackers (#4115)

Our lives are going digital. We shop, bank and even date online. Computers hold our treasured ...

Vaccines - Calling the Shots (#4114)

Diseases that were largely eradicated 40 years ago are returning. Across the world, children are ...

D-Day's Sunken Secrets (#4113)

On June 6, 1944, the Allies launched the biggest armada in history to invade the Normandy beaches ...

Escape From Nazi Alcatraz (#4112)

Colditz Castle, a notorious prisoner of war camp in Nazi Germany, was supposed to be escape-proof. ...

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