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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 2, Episode 11 Take the World From Another View

First Aired: February 2, 1975

Two scientists with different philosophical approaches to their work, physicist Richard Feynman and geneticist Richard Lewontin, are profiled. Feynman says he is driven by an urge to unravel the puzzles of nature. Lewontin is more concerned with the sociological impact of his research. Produced by WGBH, Boston.

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January 19, 1975

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February 9, 1975

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