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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 18, Episode 18 Russian Right Stuff: The Dark Side of the Moon

First Aired: February 27, 1991

Part 2 of "Russian Right Stuff" explores the costly and secretive Soviet lunar program. Included: bureaucratic infighting following chief designer Sergei Korolev's death; unmanned probes that photographed the moon's surface.

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Season 18, Episode 17

February 26, 1991

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Russian Right Stuff: The Mission

Season 18, Episode 19

February 28, 1991

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