Season 17, Episode 16 Killing Machines
First Aired: November 13, 1990
A report on so-called "smart" weapons such as missiles and bombs with computerized sensors. Included: comments from military officials and weapons specialists; and author Tom Clancy ("The Hunt for Red October").
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- Premiered: March 3, 1974
- Rating: None
- 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)