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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 20, Episode 17 Can Science Build a Champion Athlete?

First Aired: February 16, 1993

Exploring how “the limits of human performance are being pushed” by technology and training techniques for athletes. Included: rowers at the Australian Institute of Sport.

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Season 20, Episode 16

February 9, 1993

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Diving for Pirate Gold

Season 20, Episode 18

February 23, 1993

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