Season 6, Episode 2 The Long Walk of Fred Young

First Aired: January 11, 1979

A profile of Fred Young, a Navajo-born nuclear physicist who finds himself between two cultures. He discusses his estrangement from his cultural background, his uneasiness in white society and his career.

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  • Premiered: March 3, 1974
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  • Premise: 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)

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