Building the Great Cathedrals

SCIENCE NOVA

A production of  

Recent Episodes

Australia's First 4 Billion Years: Strange Creatures

Australia's First 4 Billion Years: Strange Creatures

NOVA

After a massive extinction, diverse marsupials came to dominate this isolated continent.

60 min.

Australia's First 4 Billion Years: Life Explodes

Australia's First 4 Billion Years: Life Explodes

NOVA

Part 2 of 4. The move of life from ocean to land.

60 min.

Mystery of a Masterpiece

Mystery of a Masterpiece

NOVA

Examining the work of art sleuths.

1 min.

Deadliest Earthquakes

Deadliest Earthquakes

NOVA

Big quakes are inevitable, but can we prevent their devastation?

Separating Twins

Separating Twins

NOVA

The story of conjoined twins Trishna and Krishna.

60 min.

D-Day's Sunken Secrets

D-Day's Sunken Secrets

NOVA

Exploring the relics on the sea floor near Normandy, France.

120 min.

Schedule

Sunday
8/31/14 1:00 AM
WGBX 44
Sunday
8/31/14 4:00 AM
WGBH 2
Thursday
9/4/14 2:00 AM
WGBX 44
Thursday
9/4/14 5:00 AM
WGBH 2
Why Sharks Attack Why Sharks Attack Ghosts of Machu Picchu Ghosts of Machu Picchu

Latest Comments


Related Content

Season 38 begins with an examination of how the great medieval cathedrals were built. The architectural marvels, made from stone and by hand, often required the labor of entire towns, and some took 100 years to finish. Many, however, now may collapse.

Science news

From The World's Science podcast to Nova, we'll deliver updates from these cutting edge programs. See a sample »

   

Contest: Chatham Inn Cape Code August 2014
TV Pledge: Hometown Adlob