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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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Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 6:00 AM
"Smartest Machine On Earth"
This film profiles Watson, an IBM supercomputer, that is competing on February 14 against two "Jeopardy!" champions to prove its ability to mimic the human thought process. The film goes behind the scenes at IBM to provide a firsthand look at the technological feats and hurdles to develop Watson and the challenges artificial intelligence (AI) researchers face in mimicking the human thought process. G
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