Reveals humanity's trancelike relationship with technology. Footage of nonverbal human portraits and communication reveals a constant stream of unconscious emotions, barely noticed by most people. The protagonist, a wise gorilla, sagely witnesses the antics of homo sapiens
In the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over ten memorable weeks known as Freedom Summer, more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in one of the nation's most segregated states, even in the face of intimidation, physical violence, and death.
In the frigid valleys of Japan's Shiga Highlands, a troop of snow monkeys make their way and raise their families in a complex society of rank and privilege where each knows their place. With their confident leader to guide them and their families to shelter and care for them, this troop of snow monkeys is ready to face the world.
Delve into the mind of Stephen Hawking, world-renowned physicist at the University of Cambridge, as he attempts to answer some of life's biggest questions. Is there a god? What is the meaning of life? And why does the universe exist? From Newton's discovery of gravity to the latest advances in quantum physics, Hawking will explore some fascinating territory with his famous fearless zeal. Regardless of whether you agree with all of his theories, prepare your mind to be blown--or at least bent--as you spend more than two hours with one of the most acclaimed minds on earth.
Dutch coach Thomas Rongen attempts the nearly impossible task of turning the American Samoa soccer team from perennial losers into winners. With the power of hope in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds, both coach and players learn an object lesson in what it really means to be a winner in life.
Celebrating 50 years of sports entertainment by chronicling the evolution of WWE from small, regional promotion into a worldwide phenomenon. With new interviews from several key personalities past and present, get the inside story behind each era of WWE as well as all your favorite moments and Superstars.
On June 6, 1944, the Allies launched the biggest armada in history to invade the Normandy beaches and liberate Europe from the Nazis. Now, NOVA has exclusive access to the first complete survey of the seabed bordering the legendary beachheads. D-Day's Sunken Secrets unfolds an account of the tumultuous events and reveals how the Allies2 intricate planning and advanced technology was vital to the ambitious and risky military operation.
A team of explorers and scientists kayak down tributary valleys, fly in ultralights, and climb rocky bluffs to reveal answers to the mysteries within the Driftless Area. Their journey exposes both the science and threats behind three unique features of the zone: rare plants and animals, odd geological phenomenon, and striking remnants of a Native American pilgrimage like no other.
This is the tragic story of the U-Boats at war. Brave men fighting a losing battle against odds they could never hope to overcome. Out-numbered, out-gunned and out- thought, the U-boat fleet rose to the challenge and even managed a brief flicker of success before their inevitable fate enveloped them.