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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 9 The Fine Art of Faking It

First Aired: December 17, 1991

Examining forgeries in the art market. Included: comments from art historians, scientists and museum curators; a look at the real “Mona Lisa” amid a montage of fake ones. Also: efforts by Amsterdam's Rembrandt Research Project to authenticate works. Narrator: Richard Dreyfuss.

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Season 19, Episode 8

December 10, 1991

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Season 19, Episode 10

January 14, 1992