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  • NOVA: Making North America: Origins

    Journey into the deep past to discover the mighty forces that shaped our continent.

    Airdate: 7/15/2020

    Time: 9:00 - 10:00 PM

    NOVA: 4220

    OB: 11/4/2015

  • NOVA: Making North America: Life

    Explore the story of life and land, from origins to dinosaurs to an ancient primate invasion.

    Airdate: 7/22/2020

    Time: 9:00 - 10:00 PM

    NOVA: 4221

    OB: 11/11/15

  • NOVA: Making North America: Human

    Discover the human story of vast wealth—and lethal risks—hidden in North America’s landscape.

    Airdate: 7/29/2020

    Time: 9:00 - 10:00 PM

    NOVA: 4222

    OB: 11/18/15

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