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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 3, Episode 12 The Transplant Experience

First Aired: April 11, 1976

Heart-transplant procedures---from the selection of a donor to postoperative care. Transplant recipients talk about their cases and there is graphic footage of surgery.

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Season 3, Episode 11

March 21, 1976

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The Underground Movement

Season 3, Episode 13

April 18, 1976