Nova 1974 | TV Show

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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 10, Episode 16 60 Minutes to Meltdown

First Aired: March 29, 1983

A dramatized "hearing" on events surrounding the 1979 Three Mile Island accident, "based on the transcripts and reports of the official investigations." Also: a report on nuclear power and issues.

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Fat Chance in a Thin World

Season 10, Episode 15

March 22, 1983

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Season 11, Episode 1

October 11, 1983