NOVA Wonders

NOVA Wonders takes viewers on a journey to the frontiers of science, where researchers are tackling some of the biggest questions about life and the cosmos. From the mysteries of astrophysics to the secrets of the body to the challenges of inventing technologies that could rival - and even surpass - the abilities of the human mind, these six hours reveal how far we've come in our search for answers, how we managed to get here, and how scientists hope to push our understanding of the universe even further. Along the way, we meet the remarkable people who are transforming our world and our future.

Show Info

Network: United States PBS (2018 - now)
Schedule: Wednesdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Documentary
Episodes ordered: 6 episodes

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Previous Episode

What's the Universe Made of?

Episode 1x06; May 30, 2018

Peer into the deepest unknowns of the universe to explore the mysteries of dark matter and dark energy. Join physicists on their quest to uncover the identity of these elusive components, and their epic battle over the fate of the universe.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x06: What's the Universe Made of?May 30, 2018
1x05: Can We Make Life?May 23, 2018
1x04: Can We Build a Brain?May 16, 2018
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