Season 23, Episode 5 Lightning!
First Aired: November 7, 1995
Examining lightning, which, according to narrator Al Roker, "kills more people than tornadoes and hurricanes put together." Included: slow-motion footage; efforts to trigger bolts with rockets; comments from people struck by lightning, including golfer Lee Trevino.
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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)