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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 26, Episode 15 Escape: Because Accidents Happen - Fire

First Aired: February 16, 1999

"Escape: Because Accidents Happen," a four-part look at accident prevention, begins with a review of fire safety. The hour includes a survivor's account of a 1987 fire in a London subway station, and explains how fire-fighting tools were developed following tragic blazes.

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Escape: Because Accidents Happen - Car Crash

Season 26, Episode 14

February 16, 1999

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Escape: Because Accidents Happen - Abandon Ship

Season 26, Episode 16

February 17, 1999

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