British astronomers working for the CIA intercept Soviet photos of the moon. A malfunction on the ISS could poison its crew with deadly ammonia gas. A startling image taken by a NASA probe points to evidence that life could exist on Mars.
Go inside the latest science that examines the impact of video games upon our brains. We meet the gamers, programmers, psychologists and neuroscientists who are building a surprising case about the positive effects of gaming.
On this episode of How It's Made, see how macarons, pine needle baskets, and micrometers are made.
Kari, Grant and Tory return to join our favorite teams, and a few new ones, competing in Punkin Chunkin 2013. Major contenders threaten to break world records as Mother Nature blows in to show her support.
We've found the most power hungry clip makers on the web. Brace for destruction as they harness lightning, fire and ice to blow the lid off the internet.
We're turning the spotlight on internet legends who have done something incredible or are just plain lucky. From the fails and flops that make science the hardest master to the unlikely successes that make you wonder if they meant to do it all along.
Scientists have discovered a mysterious ninth planet on the very edge of our solar system. Ten times the size of Earth, this strange world could have moons with extraterrestrial life.
Satellites discover American stealth technology deep inside China. An unidentified cloud swamps America’s skis. And something truly massive is lurking beneath Loch Ness. Just what on earth are they?
A satellite spots a set of huge arrows in the badlands of the American west. A blood red waterfall stains Antarctica’s snows. A plague of huge holes in the Siberian landscape. Just what on earth are they?
Strange spots near the Grand Canyon may hold clues to the legendary treasure of a notorious bandit. Satellite images could explain desert ruins rumored to be an entrance to an underworld. A city-size chunk of ice suddenly disappears in Antarctica.
Go inside the incredible machinery behind these everyday objects to see their extraordinary inner workings.
Hosted by Morgan Freeman, Through the Wormhole explores the deepest mysteries of existence - the questions that have puzzled mankind for eternity. This series brings together the brightest minds from the very edges of Science to reveal the extraordinary truth of our Universe.
What’s it like to leave earth to explore the unknown? What happens when you’re in space and something goes terribly wrong? Secret Space Escapes reveals terrifying accidents, fights for survival, and stories of close calls and near misses by the astronauts who survived them.
As concern grows that governments and corporations can monitor our every move online, hackers and scientists are working on tools to fight back. But this controversial new technology could create a place where almost anything can be bought.
Discovery how your favorite luxury cars are designed and created. Each episode reveals the inner workings and gorgeous exteriors of a different luxury vehicle, enhanced with unprecedented access to the factories and labs that are integral to their conception and creation.
Have you ever wondered how aluminum foil is made? From adhesive bandages to contact lenses, find out how many of the everyday objects we use become the things they are.
The Quick And The Curious breaks down everyday questions, myths, and quirky facts about science into bite-sized pieces.
Meet the scientists and modern explorers determined to send humans to Mars. As NASA builds its first spacecraft to carry astronauts to Mars and visionaries devise extraterrestrial colonies, our future on the Red Planet might be sooner than we think.
Science Channel honors the backyard engineers who turn pumpkins into projectiles on Punkin Chunkin.
Would you know what to do if stranded and left to survive in some of the world's harshest enviroments? Follow Les Stroud, survival expert, as he spends seven days alone without food, water or equipment, exploring the Rocky Mountains, the Artic, and the Costa Rican jungle.
Outrageous Acts of Science proves that mind-boggling experiments are not just conducted in laboratories anymore. The fast-paced series scours the Web for the best amateur and professional scientists whose homegrown research has gone viral.
Dirty Great Machines features the biggest, most awe-inspiring and technologically advanced equipment known to man. From excavators to monster maritime machines and mighty drills, witness the incredible equipment in action as they take on the world's most challenging projects.
Rumors of a new major scientific discovery could change everything we think we know about the universe. When CERN's Large Hadron Collider ran at its highest energy ever, rumors emerged that scientists were on the brink of discovering a new particle.
America's do-it-yourselfers, innovators and entrepreneurs are getting the opportunity of a lifetime -- to turn their big ideas into big money. Every week four top makers from around the nation pitch their products to a panel of three experts. Which ideas will make the cut?
Countless mysterious objects have been spotted in the sky and many astronauts have reported seeing UFOs. NASA's Unexplained Files reveals groundbreaking footage and interviews from both astronauts and scientists to explore the idea that there could be life outside of our planet.