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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 15, Episode 6 Volcano

First Aired: November 10, 1987

A report on volcanoes looks at the work of Geoff Brown and Hazel Rymer, who explore causes of eruptions and how to forecast them. Included: visits to Costa Rica and Iceland.

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Season 15, Episode 5

November 3, 1987

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Season 15, Episode 7

November 17, 1987

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