TV THIS WEEK: Game of Thrones and Touch season finales and more!

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Dec 17, 2012

It's that odd dead zone between end of fall and winter, and the start of the TV summer season that leads to precious little original television. But we will get a couple big finales with Touch and Game of Thrones, lots of ghosts, Josh Gates and the premieres of Teen Wolf and Drop Dead Diva.

Also this week, Gates joins the Fact or Faked team as they search for gargoyles, a camera used to film Star Wars goes on the auction block on Hollywood Treasure, Stephen Hawking explores human biology on Brave New World, and Amy and Steve open a Pandora's box on The Dead Files.

Here's what we have to look forward to this week on sci-fi, fantasy and paranormal TV.

Tuesday, May 29

Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files (Syfy) 9 p.m. - "Glowing Gargoyle; Phantom Feline"

Josh Gates guest-stars! Destination Truth's Josh Gates joins members of the team in the hunt for gargoyles in the U.K., while other team members head to Kentucky to investigate video of a ghostly cat. But will Josh find any truth with the Fact or Faked gang?

Here's a sneak peek:

Hollywood Treasure (Syfy) 10 p.m. - "Chamber of Secrets"

There never seems to be a shortage of Hollywood goodies for the team to hunt for. This week on the auction block: Marilyn Monroe's dress from Bus Stop, a camera that was used to film Star Wars, pistols from Tomb Raider, and masks made by makeup artist John Chambers.

Here's a sneak peek:

Wednesday, May 30

Brave New World With Stephen Hawking (Science Channel) 10 p.m. - "Biology"

Prepare to see your future as Stephen Hawking and his experts investigate breakthroughs that are transforming what's possible with the human body. They delve into life-changing drugs, heart regeneration and how to produce oil from E. coli.

Here's the entire episode, if you don't feel like watching it on the Science Channel: