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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 5, Episode 6 BaMiki BaNdula: Children of the Forest

First Aired: February 15, 1978

Profiling the nomadic Mbuti who inhabit the rain forest of Zaire. They are seen making clothing from tree bark; building huts from saplings and leaves; stalking elephants with spears, bows and arrows, and nets; and joining with villagers in marriage and circumcision ceremonies.

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Season 5, Episode 5

February 1, 1978

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The Trial of Denton Cooley

Season 5, Episode 7

February 22, 1978

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