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WETA TV26 and WETA HD: Wednesdays at 9:00 PM

PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys since its 1974 debut.

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Wed., September 28, 2016
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Wed., September 28, 2016
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Thu., September 29, 2016
7:00 am
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Thu., September 29, 2016
10:00 am
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Thu., September 29, 2016
3:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Thu., September 29, 2016
3:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Fri., September 30, 2016
2:30 am
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Fri., September 30, 2016
2:30 am
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Fri., September 30, 2016
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Sat., October 1, 2016
5:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Iceman Reborn  

Paleo-sculptor Gary Staab creates an exact replica of Otzi the Iceman, Europe's oldest known natural mummy; and, in the process, defrosts some of the mysteries that surround his way of life. Included: the possible purpose of the tattoos covering his body; whether the Stone Age medicinal kit he carried with him would have worked; and what his DNA reveals about his physical traits, medical dispositions and family history.

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Wed., October 5, 2016
9:00 pm
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

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Wed., October 5, 2016
9:00 pm
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

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Thu., October 6, 2016
7:00 am
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

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Thu., October 6, 2016
10:00 am
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

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Thu., October 6, 2016
3:00 pm
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Thu., October 6, 2016
3:00 pm
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

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Fri., October 7, 2016
2:30 am
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Fri., October 7, 2016
2:30 am
(120 minutes)

Great Human Odyssey  

How early humans migrated out of Africa and populated the world. Included: insights from historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and geneticists.

Full Episodes

School of the Future

School of the Future

How can the science of learning help us rethink the future of education for all children?

15 Years of Terror

15 Years of Terror

From 9/11 to today’s crowd-sourced violence, trace how terrorists’ strategies have evolved

Bombing Hitler's Supergun

WETA PassportBombing Hitler's Supergun

Discover how Allied forces conspired to destroy one of Hitler’s most diabolical weapons.

Operation Lighthouse Rescue

WETA PassportOperation Lighthouse Rescue

Join engineers as they race to rescue a historic lighthouse from certain doom.

Clips

Unmaking an Islamic Terrorist

Unmaking an Islamic Terrorist

Mubin Shaikh went from young army cadet to self-radicalized Jihadist and back. Here’s what

The Importance of Immersion

The Importance of Immersion

For English language learners, inclusion in fluent English classes is crucial for growth.

Dancing to Learn... Science

Dancing to Learn... Science

A program uses choreography to get kids from diverse communities excited about science.

Can Meditation Prevent Suicide?

Can Meditation Prevent Suicide?

A high school experienced several suicides so meditation was used to lower student stress.

Previews

15 Years of Terror Preview

15 Years of Terror Preview

From 9/11 to today’s crowd-sourced violence, trace how terrorists’ strategies have evolved

School of the Future Preview

School of the Future Preview

How can the science of learning help us rethink the future of education for all children?