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.
Thursdays, 9:00 p.m., April 26 thru May 31, 2018
“What are Animals Saying?” – Can we crack the code of animal communication? Follow the clues that reveal how animals “talk” to each other —from spider thumps and mice mating songs to the intricate signals between our closest relatives, the chimps. April 26, 2018