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NOVA


Seen in more than 100 countries, NOVA is the most watched science based television series in the world and the most watched documentary series on PBS. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won many major television awards, most of them many times over.
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Next: 41x19 -- Inside Animal Minds: Who's the Smartest? (Apr/23/2014)


What makes an animal smart? Many scientists believe the secret lies in relationships. Throughout the animal kingdom, some of the cleverest creatures — including humans — seem to be those who live in complex social groups, like dolphins, elephants and apes. Could the skills required to keep track of friend and foe make animals smarter? To find out, NOVA goes inside the social lives of some of the smartest animals on the planet.


Prev: 41x18 -- Inside Animal Minds: Dogs & Super Senses (Apr/16/2014)


Humans rely on smell, sight, taste, touch and sound; other animals have super-powered versions of these senses, and a few have extra senses we don't have at all. From a dog that seems to use smell to tell time to a dolphin that can "see" with its ears, discover how animals use their senses in ways we humans can barely imagine. But it's not just the senses that are remarkable — it's the brains that process them. NOVA goes into the minds of animals to "see" the world in an entirely new way.

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Recurring Guests

Jay O. Sanders as Narrator (28 eps)
Lance Lewman as Narrator (17 eps)
Neil Ross as Narrator (13 eps)
Craig Sechler as Narrator (10 eps)
David Pogue (9 eps)
Brian Greene (2) (7 eps)
Liev Schreiber as Narrator (6 eps)
Kathryn Walker as Narrator (4 eps)
John Lithgow as Narrator (3 eps)
Jamie Effros as Narrator (3 eps)

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