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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 13, Episode 21 Visions of Star Wars

First Aired: April 22, 1986

A "Nova"-"Frontline" look at the Strategic Defense Initiative. Included: a discussion of the technologies involved, and whether such weaponry would be invulnerable to attack.

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Season 13, Episode 20

March 25, 1986

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Season 14, Episode 1

October 14, 1986

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