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PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys (four in 2002 alone) since its 1974 debut. `Nova' clearly, and often engagingly, `demystifies' a vast range of science, technology and history topics---past a (more…)

Premiered: March 3, 1974

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Season 4, Episode 1 Hitler's Secret Weapon

First Aired: January 5, 1977

A report on the V-2 rocket, a weapon favored by Hitler, features captured footage of test flights and the recollections of scientist Wernher von Braun, who worked on the weapon. Also: how the V-2 was used to kill thousands in England and Belgium toward the end of World War II. Richard Kiley is the narrator of the program.

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The Case of the Bermuda Triangle

Season 3, Episode 20

June 27, 1976

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The Hot-Blooded Dinosaurs

Season 4, Episode 2

January 12, 1977

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