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  • Firewalking
    Firewalking
    Episode 0630
    6/30/09
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    A firewalking festival called Anastenaria revolved around a set of ancient icons that worshippers believe have special powers - to purify, heal and protect.
  • Volcanic Explosion
    Volcanic Explosion
    Episode 0630
    6/30/09
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    An unfathomably large caldera shows the vastness of the largest volcanic explosion on earth, ever. Naked Science: How the West Was Made
  • Boston's North End
    Boston's North End
    Episode 0629
    6/29/09
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    It's both a quaint Italian neighborhood, and a birthplace of the American revolution. Welcome to the North End, the colorful heart of Boston.
  • Firework Designers
    Firework Designers
    Episode 0629
    6/29/09
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    The Zambelli fireworks team puts on their finest performance for the fine citizens of Baltimore, MD. Naked Science: Secret World of Fireworks
  • WTF Behind the Scenes - River Barge
    6/29/09
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    Worlds Toughest Fixes host Sean Riley talks about his time working on the Mississippi River and how a river barge nearly collapsed on he and his team.
  • Falcon Mid-Air Attack
    Falcon Mid-Air Attack
    Episode 0626
    6/26/09
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    A bat falcon makes dazzling mid-air catches over Mayan ruins in Guatemala.
  • Playing With Fire, Under Water
    6/26/09
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    Riley is an experienced, talented, and courageous guy, but this is crazy. World's Toughest Fixes: 50-Ton Rudder.
  • Swimming with Sharks
    Swimming with Sharks
    Episode 0625
    6/25/09
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    Hooking a shark takes a lot of guts, and that's just to set the bait. Hooked: Vampire Fish
  • World's Toughest Fixes - 50-Ton Rudder
    6/25/09
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    Riley joins a team of industrial divers on the Caribbean island of Curacao to salvage and repair the 50-ton rudder of a ship. World's Toughest Fixes.
  • Adder vs. Lizard
    Adder vs. Lizard
    Episode 0625
    6/25/09
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    Hungry, thirsty, or both? In the Nambian desert, Peringuey's adder drinks water off its own skin, then ambushes a lizard for a meal.
  • Giant Rudder Fix
    Giant Rudder Fix
    Episode 0624
    6/24/09
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    Sean's skills are put to the test when he must do some underwater welding. At night. With explosives.World's Toughest Fixes: 50-Ton Rudder
  • Nazi Stealth Aircraft
    Nazi Stealth Aircraft
    Episode 0624
    6/24/09
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    An elite team of stealth aircraft modelers are taking on a mysterious project: Hitler's secret stealth fighter. Hitler's Stealth Fighter
  • Camo Fish
    Camo Fish
    Episode 0624
    6/24/09
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    This fish can camouflage itself to look exactly like a sargassum plant, and ambush unsuspecting prey with deadly ease.
  • WTF Behind the Scenes: Sean Riley Talks Rudder Repair in BZ
    Host Sean Riley talks about his experiences off the coast of Brazil repairing a massive 50 ton cruise ship rudder.
  • Capturing Lava
    Capturing Lava
    Episode 0622
    6/22/09
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    A photograph worthy of National Geographic is not easy to come by. Lava Hunter
  • Probing Tornadoes
    Probing Tornadoes
    Episode 0622
    6/22/09
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    Storm Chaser Tim Samaras is in Tornado Alley, looking for trouble.
  • Life on Venus
    Life on Venus
    Episode 0618
    6/18/09
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    Considered a hostile locale for life, Venus has recently revealed secrets that could change everything. Naked Science: Earth's Evil Twin
  • Tribal Attack
    Tribal Attack
    Episode 0618
    6/18/09
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    Both scientists and locals want to prevent outside contact, but they have very different strategies. NGC Presents: The Tribe in the Picture
  • Underwater Polar Bear
    Underwater Polar Bear
    Episode 0618
    6/18/09
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    Paul Nicklen talks about his 10-year quest to capture this captivating underwater image of a polar bear.
  • World's Toughest Fixes - Giant Wind Turbine
    Riley travels to Rhode Island, where residents are setting up a 115-ton wind turbine that will provide years of clean energy. World's Toughest Fixes.
  • Capturing the Cold
    Capturing the Cold
    Episode 0618
    6/18/09
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    A selection of our favorite cold weather photos submitted to MY SHOT by National Geographic readers.
  • WTF: Big Fix
    WTF: Big Fix
    Episode 0617
    6/17/09
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    This town wants to generate its own energy, but first it has to figure out how to assemble this turbine. World's Toughest Fixes: Giant Wind Turbine
  • Secrets of an Ancient Burial Ground
    6/17/09
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    Scientists seek to unravel the mysteries of thousands of odd, ancient burial markers in Senegal.
  • The Mystery of the Delphi Oracle
    6/16/09
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    Archaeologists try to uncover the truth behind a greek prophecy.
  • Confusion Over Iran
    Confusion Over Iran
    Episode 0616
    6/16/09
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    In 1978, the shah of Iran receives an ambiguous message from the United States on how to respond to the revolution. Iran and the West
  • Hooked on Hooked!
    Hooked on Hooked!
    Episode 0615
    6/15/09
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    If you've ever reveled in the thrill of the catch, you are going to love this show hook, line and sinker.
  • Ancient Secrets of Herculaneum
    6/15/09
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    Researchers recover the secrets of ancient scrolls destroyed by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius 2,000 years ago. Watch as words suddenly appear from the blackness.
  • Behind the Dome
    Behind the Dome
    Episode 0615
    6/15/09
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    Welcome to World's Toughest Fixes 101. When Riley shows up on a fix, he has to do his job and the fix at the same time. World's Toughest Fixes
  • Flame Drill
    Flame Drill
    Episode 0612
    6/12/09
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    Innovative technology may bring geothermal energy to the forefront of green alternatives. Man Made: Underground Power
  • Deadly Stone Fish
    Deadly Stone Fish
    Episode 0611
    6/11/09
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    A misplaced foot in Australia can lead to a terrible venomous injection from the dangerous stone fish. Dangerous Encounters: Deadly Australia.
  • Facing the Accused
    Facing the Accused
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    What if you came face to face with your accusor? A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm
  • Crude Oil Blast
    Crude Oil Blast
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    When the Alaskan oil pipeline springs a leak, it is a major problem; so Riley gears up to learn how to fix it. World's Toughest Fixes: Alaska Oil Pipeline
  • Penguin Parent Patrol
    Penguin Parent Patrol
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    Emperor penguin parents overcome starvation, freezing weather and hungry leopard seals to keep their chicks well-fed.
  • The Warden
    The Warden
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    The warden at Angola is the driving force behind the policies and practices at the prison. A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm
  • American Dream
    American Dream
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    What if you were innocent and no one believed you? A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm
  • Freedom Bath
    Freedom Bath
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    After 28 years in prison, Ashanti is released and soon finds himself fulfilling a dream he carried all those years. A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm
  • Hope in Prison
    Hope in Prison
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    When George's mother comes to visit, he confesses that he is losing hope. A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm
  • Your Worst Nightmare
    Your Worst Nightmare
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    What if your worst nightmare turned into reality. A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm
  • Easter Island Underworld
    6/9/09
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    On legendary Easter Island, scientists undertake a groundbreaking expedition: to map a vast cave system.
  • Moment of Death
    Moment of Death
    Episode 0609
    6/9/09
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    What if you knew the moment of your death? A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm
  • Sex Offender
    Sex Offender
    Episode 0608
    6/8/09
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    Many sex offenders keep their stories secret, but this man wants to tell his side of what happened. Lockdown: Sex Offenders
  • Fathers That Give Birth
    6/8/09
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    Talk about a very special Father's Day! Watch biologists search for the legendary Knysna seahorse, a species in which the males actually give birth to their young.
  • Prisoner Rehabilitated
    Prisoner Rehabilitated
    Episode 0608
    6/8/09
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    Even after his release, Ashanti spends much of his time in prison, helping inmates improve their lives. A Decade Behind Bars: Return to the Farm.
  • Giant Freshwater Stingray
    6/4/09
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    Unknown to science until 1990, the giant freshwater stingray is an elusive creature that inhabits deep rivers in Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Northern Australia.
  • Pregnant in Prison
    Pregnant in Prison
    Episode 0604
    6/4/09
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    A lifestyle of addiction and crime led this college grad to spend her pregnancy behind bars. Lockdown: Female Felon
  • Brady vs. Wild Hog
    Brady vs. Wild Hog
    Episode 0604
    6/4/09
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    Brady wants to test the danger of wild hog tusks, but first he has to get the nerve to get close to one. Dangerous Encounters: Wild Hog Invasion
  • River Catfish Release
    River Catfish Release
    Episode 0604
    6/4/09
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    Biologist Zeb Hogan and his team have tagged over 3,000 river catfish individuals to learn more about their behavior.
  • World's Toughest Fixes - Satellite Launch
    Riley teams up with rocket scientists and the French Foreign Legion to launch a satellite. World's Toughest Fixes.
  • Giant Fish Helped by Fishing?
    6/3/09
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    At an artificial lake in Thailand, several of the world's largest and rarest freshwater fish lurk near anglers baited hooks - and some conservationists couldn't be happier.
  • WTF Behind the Scenes: Sean Riley Talks Satellite Launch
    Description: Some things aren't rocket science. This is. World's Toughest Fixes: Satellite Launch
  • Tornado in a Can
    Tornado in a Can
    Episode 0603
    6/3/09
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    If you can't bring the scientist to the tornado, bring the tornado to the scientist. Naked Science: Twister Outbreak
  • Rocket Science
    Rocket Science
    Episode 0602
    6/2/09
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    Some things aren't rocket science. This is. World's Toughest Fixes: Satellite Launch
  • Mekong Giant Catfish
    Mekong Giant Catfish
    Episode 0602
    6/2/09
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    One of the largest fish in the world, the Mekong giant catfish grows to 10 feet and 650 pounds. Despite its size, it is a gentle giant that survives on a diet of plant matter and algae.
  • End of Easter Island
    End of Easter Island
    Episode 0601
    6/1/09
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    Easter Island's inhabitants used up all their resources and eventually died out -- a lesson for us all. Explorer: Easter Island Underworld
  • "Giant Fish" Faces Big Trouble in China
    6/1/09
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    Join Biologist Zeb Hogan of the National Geographic Society's Megafishes Project as he explores the threats facing the giant Chinese sturgeon and the efforts underway to save it. Video by S. Lovgren; some video from Wei Qiwei, Yangtze River Fisheries Reasearch Institute