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Dead Sea scroll detectives
DVD
2020
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They are one of the greatest archaeological finds of all time. First discovered in a cave by a Bedouin shepherd boy in 1947, these fragile parchment relics were written around the time of Christ two millennia ago and inc...

The day after tomorrow
DVD
2004
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When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son ...

For richer or poorer
DVD
1998
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Brad and Caroline Sexton are a married couple living in the best neighborhood in New York City who, ripped off by their personal accountant, suddenly finds themselves owing three million dollars in back taxes to the IRS....

Caveman cold case
DVD
2013
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A tomb of 49,000 year-old Neanderthal bones discovered in El Sidron, a remote, mountainous region of northern Spain, leads to a compelling investigation to solve a double mystery: How did this group of Neanderthals die? ...

Graveyard of the giant beasts
DVD
2016
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A mining operation in Colombia opened a window into an unknown period of the Earth's history where a world with giant creatures emerged. The biggest of them all was Titanoboa, a 43-foot snake, the largest that ever lived...

Mysteries of sleep
DVD
2020
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Whether it's electric lights, addiction to digital devices, or just the fast pace of modern life, one thing is clear: it seems to be getting harder to get a good night's sleep. Almost 50 percent of Americans say they can...

Green Lantern
DVD
2011
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In a universe as vast as it is mysterious, a small but powerful force has existed for centuries. Protectors of peace and justice, they are called the Green Lantern Corps. A brotherhood of warriors sworn to keep intergala...

After Stonehenge
DVD
2016
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Archaeologists have long believed that while the Egyptians were building pyramids 3,000 years ago, nothing was happening in Western Europe, but a new discovery shows something far different. Five years ago, the remains o...

Salmon running the gauntlet
DVD
2011
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Go beyond the ongoing debate over how to save an endangered species. Documented are the stories of collapsing Pacific salmon populations and how biologists and engineers have become instruments in audacious experiments t...

Secrets of the dead. Van Gogh's ear
DVD
2017
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Everybody has heard about when Vincent van Gogh looked into a mirror and cut into his own ear. Bernadette Murphy, an independent researcher, has uncovered definitive evidence which reveals exactly what happened that nigh...

Law & order, criminal intent. Season 10
DVD
2012
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The tenth and final year of Law & Order: Criminal Intent brings the return of both Robert Goren (Vincent D'Onofrio) and Alexandra Eames (Kathryn Erbe) to bring closure to the landmark series. Premiering on NBC in 2001 an...

Inside Einstein's mind
DVD
2016
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Tells the story of Einstein's intuitive thought experiments that led to his theory of general relativity.

Bones of the Buddha
DVD
2013
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Did a nineteenth century British landowner really discover gold, jewels, and the charred bones of the Lord Buddha in an underground chamber on his estate? Is the site of this discovery the legendary lost city of Kapilava...

Saving the Dead Sea
DVD
2019
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Since 1976, the Dead Sea's level has dropped more than 100 feet, leaving its coastline pockmarked with thousands of sinkholes. NOVA follows the unprecedented endeavor to connect the Red Sea to the Dead Sea by way of a ma...

World war speed methamphetamines in World War II
DVD
2019
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It's long been known that German soldiers used methamphetamine called Pervitin in the Second World War. But have tales of Nazis on speed obscured the other side of the story: the massive use of stimulants by British and ...

The woman in the iron coffin
DVD
2018
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In 2011, construction workers were shocked to uncover the remains of a woman in an abandoned lot in Queens, New York. Follow forensic archaeologist Scott Warnasch and a team of historians and scientists as they investiga...

Scanning the pyramids
DVD
2018
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In November 2017, the Scan Pyramids research team announced they had made a historic discovery, using cutting-edge, non-invasive technology, they discovered several new cavities within the Great Pyramid. This is the bigg...

Hannibal in the Alps
DVD
2018
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Hannibal, one of history's most famous generals, achieved what the Romans thought to be impossible. With a vast army of 30,000 troops, 15,000 horses, and 37 war elephants, he crossed the mighty Alps in only 16 days to la...

First horse warriors
DVD
2019
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In a spectacular adventure, NOVA unlocks the mystery on the vast, grassy plains of Kazakhstan, where horses still roam free, and nomadic herders follow their traditional way of life. Investigating clues from archaeology ...

Is there life on Mars?
DVD
2009
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This videodisc showcases the latest scientific revelations from a planet, once alien, now poised to reveal provocative new clues in the tantalizing quest to plumb its past for signs of water and, perhaps, even life.

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