What to look for today
Is our weather getting more extreme - and if so how bad will it get? Discover the answer to this question and more in this morning’s Nova: Deadliest Tornadoes. Then sail along the world’s longest river, the Nile, which provides a lifeline for Africa's wildest beasts and for some of the world's most incredible cultures. Next up, discover how the chemistry in our food affects our brains and creates our deepest cravings.
History Detectives: 1775 Almanac, Exercise Records, Moon Museum (Full Episode)
The Nile: Rivers of Life (Preview)
Food - Delicious Science: A Matter of Taste (Clip)
Additional Resources & Activities
Wednesday on PBS 6 Plus
Nile: Rivers of LifeThe Nile
Interconnections in the Okavango River Delta - Video
Learn about another river, the Okavango, in this video.
Rivers | Science Trek - Video Gallery
Learn more about rivers and how they form in this series of videos.
Food - Delicious ScienceFood on the Brain
Why Do We Love Sugar? | Braincraft - Video
Have you ever wondered why you love sugar? Find out in this video.
Chemistry is A Piece of Cake: The Science of Baking - Article
Learn about the chemistry of baking a cake.