Mystery of Easter Island
Examining Easter Island, the remote island.
Nuclear Meltdown Disaster
Nuclear Meltdown Disaster: Preview
Why Planes Vanish
Get the inside story of the search for Flight MH370 and meet those who looked for the lost plane.
Watch as the New Horizons spacecraft captures our first clear view of Pluto’s icy surface.
Chasing Pluto: Preview
A high-flying weather observation plane skirts the earth-space boundary zone in a search for sprites, which are fleeting flashes that flicker upwards from thunderstorms for a split-second. Included: footage shot from the International Space Station.
Nova: Asteroid: Doomsday or Payday? at 9pm on WGBH 2. Examine whether asteroids could be our economic salvation — or instruments of extinction. Watch a preview.
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