Hispanic Heritage Month on Science Channel
By: Andi Grill
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15), Science proudly highlights a variety of programming that showcases the rich and diverse history of the Hispanic and Latino cultures. The following is a list of programming to commemorate the month.
The Unexplained Files: Argentinian UFO | WATCH VIDEO
Sunday, September 22 at 10:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Wednesday, September 25 at 8:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Tuesday, October 15 at 4:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Two strange UFO events make Joaquin V. Gonzalez, a small town in northern Argentina, a UFO hotspot.
Species of Mass Destruction: Venomous Lionfish
Tuesday, September 24 at 10:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Only a half dozen or so Lionfish were set free in the early 21st century, but they’ve already devastated reefs from Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico. They have no predators so they eat everything in their paths.
Wonders of Life: Home
Monday, September 30 at 6:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Physicist Brian Cox travels to Mexico and explains what makes Earth a home for life and asks what ingredients are required for complex life to begin.
The Unexplained Files: Carlos de los Santos Montiel
Wednesday, October 2 at 9:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Sunday, October 6 at 10:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Tuesday, October 15 at 6:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Perhaps one of the most shattering UFO events of the year 1975 involved the near-abduction of pilot Carlos de los Santos Montiel as he flew his small aircraft over Central Mexico.
The Unexplained Files: Chupacabra | WATCH VIDEO
Sunday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Bizarre, hairless, blue-eyed and hunch-backed creatures have invaded Texas, attacking and mutilating livestock. Now there is evidence they are breeding and their population is set to explode. Scientists are mystified, the authorities are in denial.
Rise of the Continents: The Americas
Wednesday, October 9 at 9:00 a.m. (Eastern)
The origins of The Americas are explored. Today, South America has some of the most spectacular landscapes on earth.
Through the Wormhole: Can We Travel Faster than Light? | WATCH VIDEO
Saturday, October 12 at 3:00 p.m. (Eastern)
Miguel Alcubierre, a Theoretical Physicist, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, constructed a revolutionary model for a Warp Drive, which is a theoretical way of traveling faster than light without violating speed of light.
Through the Wormhole: Can We Survive the Death of the Sun? | WATCH VIDEO
Monday, October 14 at 9:00 p.m. (Eastern)
An astrophysicists’ life-long passion to study the sun takes him to sunny Guanajuato, Mexico to explore the ancient culture of sun worship.
Dark Matters: Jose Delgado
Tuesday, October 15 at 6:00 a.m. (Eastern)
Jose Delgado, a Spanish professor of physiology at Yale University, famed for his research into mind control through electrical stimulation of regions in the brain.