Season 26, Episode 2 Submarines, Secrets and Spies

First Aired: January 19, 1999

The story of how subs were deployed during the Cold War. Included: interviews with naval officers from the U.S. and Russia; film footage by oceanographer Robert Ballard, who investigated the loss of U.S. subs Thresher and Scorpion.

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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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