Season 8, Episode 11 The Red Deer of Rhum

First Aired: December 23, 1980

Studying red deer that inhabit Rhum, an island off the Scottish coast, where Cambridge scientists are seen monitoring their mating rituals and life cycle. Safe from most predators, the deer must still contend with harsh winters and heavy spring rains. Nora Sinclair narrates.

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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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