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30

Jun

Experience Hillary’s ascent of Everest like never before in ‘Beyond the Edge’The new docudrama blends reenactments, archival footage and as-yet-unheard interviews to tell the tale of Sir Edmund Hillary’s historic climb.

Experience Hillary’s ascent of Everest like never before in ‘Beyond the Edge’
The new docudrama blends reenactments, archival footage and as-yet-unheard interviews to tell the tale of Sir Edmund Hillary’s historic climb.

28

Jun

He lives in a tree, doesn’t wear shoes, and brushes his teeth with a pineconeMeet the fame-shunning man behind National Geographic’s ‘The Legend of Mick Dodge.’

He lives in a tree, doesn’t wear shoes, and brushes his teeth with a pinecone
Meet the fame-shunning man behind National Geographic’s ‘The Legend of Mick Dodge.’

04

Jun

Can TV inspire a love of science?They may be fiction, but television shows like ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ ‘CSI’ and ‘Star Trek’ have all been linked to the real-life pursuit of science careers.

Can TV inspire a love of science?
They may be fiction, but television shows like ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ ‘CSI’ and ‘Star Trek’ have all been linked to the real-life pursuit of science careers.

16

Apr

Watching grass grow? Norway embraces slow TV8 hours of knitting? 18 hours of salmon swimming upstream? Norway takes reality television to its most basic level — and viewers can’t get enough.

Watching grass grow? Norway embraces slow TV
8 hours of knitting? 18 hours of salmon swimming upstream? Norway takes reality television to its most basic level — and viewers can’t get enough.

08

Apr

Prosthetics aren’t just for people: ‘My Bionic Pet’ highlights disabled animals that got a second chanceA new show from PBS Nature documents the lives of robo-dogs, an alligator with an artificial tail and even a pig on wheels.

Prosthetics aren’t just for people: ‘My Bionic Pet’ highlights disabled animals that got a second chance
A new show from PBS Nature documents the lives of robo-dogs, an alligator with an artificial tail and even a pig on wheels.

04

Apr

The science of ‘Game of Thrones’From chemical warfare to incest, how much of the hit fantasy drama is also grounded in reality?

The science of ‘Game of Thrones’
From chemical warfare to incest, how much of the hit fantasy drama is also grounded in reality?

06

Mar

Neil deGrasse Tyson is optimistic about Earth’s future (and his new TV series)'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' revives the classic Carl Sagan show, with an animated-assist from the creator of 'Family Guy.'

Neil deGrasse Tyson is optimistic about Earth’s future (and his new TV series)
'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' revives the classic Carl Sagan show, with an animated-assist from the creator of 'Family Guy.'

06

Feb

'Biggest Loser' trainer responds to shocking weight loss controversy
Dolvett Quince, who coached ‘The Biggest Loser’ winner Rachel Frederickson, says her health has always been his main concern.

06

Jan

He lives in a tree, doesn’t wear shoes, and brushes his teeth with a pineconeMeet the oddball star of National Geographic’s ‘The Legend of Mick Dodge.’

He lives in a tree, doesn’t wear shoes, and brushes his teeth with a pinecone
Meet the oddball star of National Geographic’s ‘The Legend of Mick Dodge.’

11

Oct

Weather Channel series takes journey to Earth’s tipping pointsFrom Siberia to Greenland to the Amazon, the host of the new show tells MNN what she learned and what she hopes viewers will take away from the series.

Weather Channel series takes journey to Earth’s tipping points
From Siberia to Greenland to the Amazon, the host of the new show tells MNN what she learned and what she hopes viewers will take away from the series.