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Keeping Nantucket Powered is a Challenge as Electricity Demand Rises

How do you keep an island 30 miles off the mainland supplied with fuel and electricity, especially with a seasonal population that creates a short but significant surge in the demand for energy?

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SCIENCE

Hawking

Trace Stephen Hawking’s great scientific discoveries and his rise to fame and superstardom.

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Nature

The Private Life of Deer

Night-vision cameras and GPS tracking equipment provide glimpses into the lives of white-tailed deer, of which some 30 million live in the US.

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NATURE

An Original DUCKumentary

Paul Giamatti narrates this look at the world of wood ducks raising a family. The babies arrive knowing what to do in the water and need no help skimming for food.

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NATURE

My Life as a Turkey

Experience the true story of writer and naturalist Joe Hutto as he raises a family of turkey chicks.

Thursday at 8pm on WGBX 44

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MY WILD AFFAIR

The Elephant Who Found a Mom

Learn how the death of a baby elephant led to the rescue of more than 150 elephant orphans.

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NOVA

Separating Twins

Witness the extraordinary surgery that will allow twin girls, born joined at the head, to live separate lives.

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NOVA Labs

NOVA Labs is a digital platform where "citizen scientists" can actively participate in the scientific process. From predicting solar storms to tracking cloud movements, NOVA Labs participants can take part in real-world investigations by visualizing, analyzing, and sharing the same data that scientists use.

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