Making North America: Origins
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See the epic 3-billion-year story of how our continent came to be. From palm trees that once flourished in Alaska to huge eruptions that nearly tore the Midwest in two, discover how forces of almost unimaginable power gave birth to North America.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 4220

About Nova:

PBS' premier science series helps viewers of all ages explore the science behind the headlines.

Along the way, NOVA programs demystify science and technology and highlight the people involved in scientific pursuits.


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Tue, May 28 7:00 P.M. Decoding The Universe: Cosmos     NH World (11.3)
Wed, May 29 12:00 A.M. Decoding The Universe: Cosmos     NH World (11.3)
Wed, May 29 8:00 A.M. Decoding The Universe: Cosmos     NH World (11.3)
Wed, May 29 9:00 P.M. Why Ships Crash     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, May 30 1:00 P.M. Why Ships Crash     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, May 30 2:00 P.M. Augmented     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, May 31 3:00 A.M. Augmented     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, Jun 1 11:00 A.M. Killer Floods     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, Jun 1 1:00 P.M. Why Ships Crash     NH Explore (11.2)
Wed, Jun 12 9:00 P.M. Saving The Right Whale     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, Jun 13 1:00 P.M. Saving The Right Whale     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Jun 14 2:00 P.M. Saving The Right Whale     NHPBS (11.1)
Sat, Jun 15 1:00 P.M. Saving The Right Whale     NH Explore (11.2)
Sun, Jun 16 1:00 A.M. Saving The Right Whale     NHPBS (11.1)
Sun, Jun 16 3:00 A.M. Saving The Right Whale     NH Explore (11.2)
Sun, Jun 16 8:00 P.M. Saving The Right Whale     NH Explore (11.2)


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