Mar. 03, 1974
Returning Series
60 min.
PBS TV Network

Top Contributors

NOVA tv show photo


Seen in more than 100 countries, NOVA is the most watched science television series in the world and the most watched documentary series on PBS. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over.

NOVA Season 32 (2005)

32x01 32 32x01 Welcome to Mars
Two rovers roaming the surface of Mars find proof that it was once awash in water.
Jan. 04, 2005
32x02 32 32x02 The Boldest Hoax
Who perpetrated Piltdown Man, the greatest scientific fraud of the 20th century?
Jan. 11, 2005
32x03 32 32x03 Supersonic Dream
Engineers, pilots, and others who knew Concorde tell its remarkable story.
Jan. 18, 2005
32x04 32 32x04 NOVA scienceNOW - 1
Correspondent Robert Krulwich hosts this new magazine-style series, airing five times a year. Topics covered in this first episode include mirror neurons, hurricanes, "swarm"- robot ...
Jan. 25, 2005
32x05 32 32x05 The Viking Deception
Is the Vinland Map a priceless depiction of the New World made before Columbus's voyage or a 20th-century fake?
Feb. 08, 2005
32x06 32 32x06 Saving the National Treasures
Restorers take on the preservation of the original Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights.
Feb. 15, 2005
32x07 32 32x07 A Daring Flight
In 1909, Louis Blériot undertakes a heroic first-ever flight across the English Channel.
Feb. 22, 2005
32x08 32 32x08 Wave That Shook the World
Experts reconstruct the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami in an effort to prepare for the next big one.
Mar. 29, 2005
32x09 32 32x09 NOVA scienceNOW - 2
The second installment of NOVA's science magazine show features segments on the recently discovered "Little People" of Flores, an extinct race of human beings found on a remote Indonesian ...
Apr. 19, 2005
32x10 32 32x10 NOVA scienceNOW - 3
The third episode of NOVA's science magazine series features segments on the promise of cars that run on hydrogen fuel cells, whose "waste" is pure water; RNAi, recently discovered ...
Jul. 26, 2005
32x11 32 32x11 Mystery of the Megaflood
What unleashed a catastrophic flood that scarred thousands of square miles in the American Northwest?
Sep. 20, 2005
32x12 32 32x12 Sinking the Supership
The tragic WWII story of the Yamato, the largest battleship ever built.
Oct. 04, 2005
32x13 32 32x13 Einstein's Big Idea
Everybody's heard of it, but what does the world's most famous equation, E = mc2, really mean? NOVA dramatizes the stories of the men and women whose innovative thinking across ...
Oct. 11, 2005
32x14 32 32x14 NOVA scienceNOW - 4
The fourth installment of NOVA's science magazine program features segments on the race to create artificial life in the laboratory; lightning and its potential trigger—cosmic rays ...
Oct. 18, 2005
32x15 32 32x15 Volcano Under the City
The towering volcano of Nyiragongo looms over the city of Goma in central Africa, threatening to obliterate a thriving city of over 400,000 inhabitants. In 2002, rivers of lava poured ...
Nov. 01, 2005
32x16 32 32x16 Hitler's Sunken Secret
An expedition to the bottom of Norway's Lake Tinn illuminates Nazi Germany's nuclear ambitions.
Nov. 08, 2005
32x17 32 32x17 Newton's Dark Secrets
Sir Isaac Newton, the eccentric genius who helped define modern science, was also an obsessive alchemist.
Nov. 15, 2005
32x18 32 32x18 Storm That Drowned a City
An exploration of the devastation wrought on New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina details failures of levees and disaster-relief planning; why the city was unprepared; and what made Katrina ...
Nov. 22, 2005

Season 32 Characters

[none added]

Season 32 Videos

[none added]

Season 32 Trivia

[none added]

» Back to NOVA Wiki
You are successfully logged out.

ShareTV Login

Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Create Account

Verify Password

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Forgot Your Password?

Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.