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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 7, Episode 5 All Part of the Game

First Aired: November 6, 1979

Surveying sports injuries and their treatment. Profiled: pitcher Tommy John and hockey player Bobby Orr. The report also examines injuries among children and high-school football players; the importance of proper running shoes; and tests that may “predict” sports-related injuries. Hal Douglas is the program narrator.

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Season 7, Episode 4

October 30, 1979

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India: Machinery of Hope

Season 7, Episode 6

November 20, 1979

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