Nova

  • 1974
  • TV Show
  • None

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 and present---and doesn't neglect the human aspect of the story. Its many memorable shows include 1983's...

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Season 23, Episode 14 Secrets of Making Money

First Aired: October 22, 1996

Revealing "The Secrets of Making Money"---specifically, the redesigned $100 bill---used by the U.S. Treasury to create durable currency that can foil counterfeiters. Included: the impact of color copiers; the threat of high-quality foreign "supernotes." Narrator: Stacy Keach.

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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)

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