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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 4, Episode 19 The New Healers

First Aired: June 29, 1977

"The New Healers" examines medical care for the poor. In Tanzania, health workers travel to remote areas to seek out patients. In Lee County, Ark., low-income residents go to a clinic that, in addition to medical treatment, provides home insulation.

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Across the Silence Barrier

Season 4, Episode 18

June 22, 1977

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In the Event of Catastrophe

Season 5, Episode 1

January 4, 1978

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