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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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Nova Photos

  • NOVA - "Bone Diggers" - In Flightstar Cave, Dr. John Long and Dr. Gavin Prideaux apply Mowital to a skeleton.
    Photo By: Clay Bryce/WA Museum/PBS
  • NOVA - "Jewel of the Earth" - Sir David Attenborough
    Photo By: Otter Films/BBC/PBS
  • NOVA - "Jewel of the Earth"
    Photo By: Otter Films/BBC/PBS
  • NOVA - "Bone Diggers" - Dr. John Long with the skull and lower jaw of Thylacoleo, at Flightstar Cave.
    Photo By: Clay Bryce/WA Museum/PBS
  • NOVA - The Ghost Particle - Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) in Canada
    Photo By: DOX Productions for NOVA/PBS
  • NOVA - Mystery of the Megavolcano
    Photo By: Darkside Animation/PBS
  • NOVA - NOVA scienceNOW - Asteroid
    Photo By: WGBH/PBS
  • NOVA - Monster of the Milky Way - Computer animation of a black hole in space.
    Photo By: Thom Lucas Productions for WGBH/PBS
  • NOVA - Family That Walks on All Fours
    Photo By: BBC /PBS
  • NOVA - Dogs and More Dogs - Pure-bred Papillion named CH Loteki The Winds of Fortune, won Best of Breed at Westminster in 1995.
    Photo By: Charlotte McGowan/PBS
  • NOVA - Voyage to the Mystery Moon - Illustration of the Huygen space probe descending from Cassini near Titan, one of the moons of Saturn.
    Photo By: ESA/PBS
  • NOVA - Arctic Passage 'Prisoners of the Ice' - The Inuit families of King Edward's Island encountered explorers seeking the Arctic Passage.
    Photo By: ITN/PBS
  • NOVA "Monster of the Milky Way" - An animation of a "kayaker" falling through the event horizon of a black hole.
    Photo By: Thomas Lucas Productions, Inc., for NOVA/PBS
  • NOVA - Magnetic Storm - An artist's impression of solar wind and Earth's magnetic field.
    Photo By: Steele Hill/NASA/PBS
  • NOVA - The Deadliest Plane Crash - Two fully loaded 747 jumbo jets collide on a fog-shrouded runway on the island of Tenerife, March 1977.
    Photo By: Galaxie Productions for NOVA/PBS
  • NOVA - Dogs and More Dogs - Pure-bred Saluki, Lalapalooza, participating in Lure Coursing, is Best in Specialty Show, AKC Field Champion and Master Courser, and ASFA Lure Courser of Merit.
    Photo By: courtesy Elaine Jonston/PBS
  • NOVA - Dogs and More Dogs
    Photo By: Comstock Images/PBS
  • NOVA - The Ghost Particle - Nobel Prize winner Ray Davis
    Photo By: DOX Productions for NOVA/PBS
  • NOVA - Astrophysicist and "NOVA scienceNOW" host Neil deGrasse Tyson.
    Photo By: Chris Cassidy/PBS
  • NOVA - Astrophysicist and "NOVA scienceNOW" host Neil deGrasse Tyson.
    Photo By: Chris Cassidy/PBS
  • NOVA - Wings of Madness - Alberto Santos-Dumont
    Photo By: Musée de l'Air/PBS

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