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 19 (more…)

Season 47, Episode 15 Touching the Asteroid

First Aired: October 22, 2020

Scientists try to grab a piece of an asteroid and bring it to Earth using spacecraft OSIRIS-REx.