Season 25, Episode 17 Ice Mummies: Frozen in Heaven

First Aired: November 24, 1998

Part 1 of three. "Frozen in Heaven" joins explorer Johan Reinhard as he searches for evidence of an ancient rite of child sacrifice atop a mountain in the Andes. Also: a look at the remains of a young boy suspected to have been sacrificed in Chile in the 1500s.

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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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