Season 18, Episode 14 Suicide Mission to Chernobyl
First Aired: October 22, 1991
Soviet scientists explore Chernobyl in search of radioactive fuel that escaped during the devastating 1986 nuclear accident. Peter Thomas is the narrator.
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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)