Nova

  • 1974
  • 45 Seasons

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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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 `The Miracle of Life,' about the conception and development of a fetus (which was remade in 2001); and 2002's `Why the Towers Fell.'

Guest Stars

7 Episodes (2000-2003)
Frances O'Connor
Emma Darwin
3 Episodes (2009-2009)
Joe Morton
3 Episodes (2000-2002)
3 Episodes (2005-2008)
Henry Ian Cusick
Charles Darwin
3 Episodes (2009-2009)
2 Episodes (2012-2017)
Lise Meitner
1 Episode (2008)
Emilie's Father
1 Episode (2008)
Emilie du Chatelet
1 Episode (2008)
Judge Gray
1 Episode (2000)
David Irving
1 Episode (2000)
Antoine-Laurent Vavoisier
1 Episode (2008)
Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Percy Julian
1 Episode (2007)
Mileva Maric
1 Episode (2008)
Voltaire
1 Episode (2008)
Otto Hahn
1 Episode (2008)
Richard Rampton
1 Episode (2000)
Horlein
1 Episode (2008)
Albert Einstein
1 Episode (2008)
Chater
1 Episode (2008)
Maupertuis
1 Episode (2008)
Habicht
1 Episode (2008)
Hermann Einstein
1 Episode (2008)
Dr. Heller
1 Episode (2008)
Baroness de la Garde
1 Episode (2008)
Charles de Breteuil
1 Episode (2001)
Manson
1 Episode (2008)
George Soper
1 Episode (2004)
Mary Mallon
1 Episode (2004)
Strassman
1 Episode (2008)
Prof. Fritz Muhlberg
1 Episode (2008)
Dr. Josephine Baker
1 Episode (2004)
Count deAmerval
1 Episode (2008)
Maxwell
1 Episode (2008)
James Clerk Maxwell
1 Episode (2008)
Emilie's Tutor
1 Episode (2008)
Newman
1 Episode (2008)
Humphrey Davy
1 Episode (2008)
Isaac Newton
1 Episode (2008)
Robert Frisch
1 Episode (2008)
Michael Faraday
1 Episode (2008)
Marie Anne Lavioisier
1 Episode (2008)
Methuselah
1 Episode (2001)

Credits

Producer (87 Credits)
7 Episodes (2001-2008)
5 Episodes (2001-2017)
Co-Executive Producer (1 Credit)
Hair Styles (1 Credit)
Screenwriter (2 Credits)
Photographer (1 Credit)
Consulting Producer (1 Credit)

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