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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 36, Episode 7 Ocean Animal Emergency

First Aired: November 25, 2008

The work of veterinarians at the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito, Cal., which treats ocean mammals, is explored. Included: how Dr. Frances Gulland, clinic director of veterinary science, identified a neurological illness affecting California sea lions and harbor seal pups; Gulland travels to Oahu to care for a Hawaiian monk seal, an endangered species. Also: how humans impact the habitats and health of marine life.

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