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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 17, Episode 15 The Big Spill

First Aired: February 27, 1990

"The Big Spill" explores the impact of the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska's Prince William Sound in March 1989. Included: comments by Exxon's Lee R. Raymond and environmentalists.