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Lost Viking Army

Bioarchaeologists investigate a 9th-century mass grave thought to hold a lost Viking army.

First Horse Warriors

The advent of horse riding changed the course of human history and our genetic makeup.

Inside the Megafire

Scientists investigate the deadly megafires that swept through California in 2018.

Saving the Dead Sea

Can a daring water engineering project revive the Dead Sea without altering its chemistry?

The Next Pompeii

In the shadow of Vesuvius and Pompeii, a lesser-known volcano puts Naples at risk.

Rise of the Rockets

New technologies are promising a new renaissance in space travel.

Decoding the Great Pyramid

New archeological evidence shows the stunning engineering of the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Kīlauea: Hawaiʻi on Fire

Journey to Kīlauea volcano to investigate the eruptions that shook Hawaiʻi in 2018.

Einstein's Quantum Riddle

Join scientists as they grab light from across the universe to prove quantum entanglement.

Pluto and Beyond

The New Horizons spacecraft zooms toward an object 4 billion miles from Earth.

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