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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 19, Episode 4 Suicide Mission to Chernobyl

First Aired: October 22, 1991

Soviet scientists explore Chernobyl in search of radioactive fuel that escaped during the devastating 1986 nuclear accident. Peter Thomas is the narrator.

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Secrets of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Season 19, Episode 3

October 15, 1991

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Taller Than Everest

Season 19, Episode 5

November 5, 1991

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