NOVA

NOVA

Decoding da Vinci

A visit to Florence, Italy, to explore how Leonardo da Vinci used science, from human dissections to innovative painting techniques, to create his artwork. (60 minutes)

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Wed, 6/3 at 12:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

Rise of the Mammals

A new trove of fossils reveals how mammals took over after an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs 66 million years ago. (60 minutes)

Wed, 6/3 at 8:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

Great Cathedral Mystery

Using period tools and techniques, bricklayers build an experimental mini-Duomo to try to determine how Filippo Brunelleschi built the dome that crowns Florence's great cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. (60 minutes)

Thu, 6/4 at 2:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

Great Cathedral Mystery

Using period tools and techniques, bricklayers build an experimental mini-Duomo to try to determine how Filippo Brunelleschi built the dome that crowns Florence's great cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. (60 minutes)

Thu, 6/4 at 8:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

Why Sharks Attack

Researchers in Australia and the U.S. investigate the hunting instincts of the great white shark. (60 minutes)

Thu, 6/4 at 12:00 pm on Austin PBS HDTV

Why Sharks Attack

Researchers in Australia and the U.S. investigate the hunting instincts of the great white shark. (60 minutes)

Fri, 6/5 at 8:00 am on Austin PBS HDTV

Mystery Beneath the Ice

Scientists explore Antarctica's under-ice landscape in search of the mystery killer destroying the polar food web. (60 minutes)