Season 6, Episode 5 Patterns From the Past

First Aired: February 8, 1979

Examining the lifestyles of the Q'eros Indians, who have lived unchanged in the Peruvian Andes for 3000 years. Their primitive means of constructing shelter, raising crops and weaving clothing are observed. Also: death and harvest rituals are shown. Richard Provost is the narrator.

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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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