Kīlauea: Hawaiʻi on Fire

Hawaiʻi’s Kīlauea volcano erupted in 2018, sending rivers of lava through communities and into the sea. Join scientists and local residents as they investigate the frightening spike in volcanic activity that turned an island paradise into an inferno.

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.

NOVA Episodes

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Einstein's Quantum Riddle

Join scientists as they grab light from across the universe to prove quantum entanglement.

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Pluto and Beyond

The New Horizons spacecraft zooms toward an object 4 billion miles from Earth.

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World's Fastest Animal

See the world through the eyes of nature’s fastest animal—the peregrine falcon...

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Last B-24

Dive beneath the sea to the wreckage of a WWII bomber.