The lost city of Machu Picchu is one of the greatest mysteries in archaeology. Scientists do not know why this city in the clouds was built, but investigations into secret Inca codes and deformed skeletons might finally reveal its ultimate mystery.
The Terracotta Army is one of China's greatest treasures, but there are still dark secrets surrounding this super-tomb. Newly discovered artifacts reveal the soldiers' supernatural enemy, and human remains point to ancient China's violent origins.
The Taj Mahal is one of the world's most beautiful monuments, but new investigations reveal dark secrets. Scientists are uncovering codes that tell a shocking story of power and betrayal, challenging everything we thought we knew about the Taj Mahal.
Find out how skateboard wheels, baklava and galactoboureko, CO2 scrubbers, and honeycomb candles are made.
We countdown five classic American products made in the United States.
We countdown the top five desserts made in the United States.
We countdown the top five weirdest foods made in the United States.
We're turning the spotlight on backyard inventors that are creating the ultimate life hacks. We'll see these geniuses turn a bike into a car, soda into a fire extinguisher, and a jet ski into a Jetovator.
We're bending minds with the freakiest clips on the web. We'll watch a man eat a red hot coal, a robot solve a Rubik's Cube in a second, and a freaky creature with a glowing beak.
We're breaking new ground with the internet's most astonishing trend setters. We'll see everything from the world's first mountain bike on skis to a real-life Iron Man suit. These front runners leave all things ordinary in the rear-view mirror.
Rob Nelson explores mysterious tunnels beneath Denver's airport, capitol building, and downtown to investigate rumors of a secret organization that operates below. In Ohio, he tries to uncover the ancient secrets of a mound shaped like a serpent.
Rob Nelson heads to California to investigate a network for major fault lines that could set off an unprecedented mega-quake. Then, he explores a mysterious sinkhole that some believe is an endless pit to the center of the Earth.
Risking it all in the name of physics, Todd Sampson goes up against one of the world's deadliest weapons. Facing an AK-47 rifle underwater, he must trust the extraordinary power of resistance in the water to stop the bullet before it hits him.
Todd Sampson takes a deadly leap of faith. In a dangerous bungee jump, his life depends on the strength of two phone books whose individual pages are weaved together that tether Todd to the bungee cord.
Todd Sampson tries to defy the deadly power of fire and dives into a blazing-hot inferno. With nothing but a thin layer of water to protect him, science could mean the difference between life and death.
In 2014, Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 vanishes. Rescue crews search its last known position but find nothing. The fate of the flight remains a mystery. Theories abound but facts are few. Did it crash and if so, why can't we find the wreckage?
Unearthed decodes mysteries and combines scientific investigations with CGI animation to reveal the hidden secrets of iconic structures and monuments from around the globe to discover how they were designed, built, used, and in some cases, lost and rediscovered.
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.
Alaska is notorious for its rugged terrain and brutal winters. But with the help of colossal equipment and machines, residents are able to not only endure, but thrive and enjoy among the sub-zero temperatures, steep mountainous terrain and fragile–sometimes deadly–ice.
MythBusters: The Search is an all-new series featuring the next generation of fearless contenders with killer build skills, science smarts and nerves of steel, ready to be judged each week as they bust myths and vie for the win in becoming the next myth-busting superstars.
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.
The Quick And The Curious breaks down everyday questions, myths, and quirky facts about science into bite-sized pieces.
Mega Shippers follows the complex workings of one of the world's largest freight operators. The maneuvers are immense, and the logistics are fascinating.
Behind every seemingly impossible marvel of modern engineering is a cast of historic trailblazers who designed new building techniques, took risks on untested materials and revolutionized their field.
The Rosetta mission that made historic discoveries on Comet 67P comes to a dramatic end. The spacecraft that brought back incredible photos and ground-breaking science will crash onto the comet’s surface.
Space's Deepest Secrets shares the stories of the men and women who pushed their ingenuity and curiosity beyond the limits to uncover some of the most groundbreaking findings in the history of space exploration.
How To Build Everything is a do-it-yourself guide for building humanity’s greatest inventions.
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.
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman aim to uncover the truth behind popular myths and legends, mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and plain old-fashioned ingenuity to create their own signature style of explosive experimentation.
Go inside the incredible machinery behind these everyday objects to see their extraordinary inner workings.
Made By Destruction travels around the globe to explore how everything from obsolete airplanes to empty bottles are being split apart, stripped down, melted, shredded and re-invented in ingenious and extraordinary ways.
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.