Mar. 03, 1974
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60 min.
PBS TV Network

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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 Specials

26x101 26 TV Special: Everest: Mystery of Mallory and Irvine
On June 8th, 1924, two climbers, George Mallory and Andrew Irvine, were last seen at 12:50 p.m. climbing toward the base of the summit pyramid. They disappeared into the mist and were ...
Oct. 06, 1999
47x101 47 TV Special: Blood Sugar Rising: America's Hidden Diabetes Epidemic
Diabetes and pre-diabetes affect over 100 million people in the U.S., costing more than $325 billion each year. It's now predicted that one in three children born since 2000 will develop ...
Apr. 16, 2020
45x101 45 TV Special: Nova Wonders What Are Animals Saying?
From singing whales and squeaking bats to thumping spiders and clicking dolphins, the world is filled with the exotic sounds of our fellow creatures. What are they saying? Can we decode ...
Apr. 25, 2018
45x102 45 TV Special: Nova Wonders What's Living in You?
Whether they make you fat, fart, or freak out, microbes play a central role in your life. Right beneath your nose - on your face, in your gut, and everywhere in between - trillions ...
May. 02, 2018
45x103 45 TV Special: Nova Wonders Are We Alone?
The search for extraterrestrial life is an age-old quest. But recent breakthroughs make today an era unlike any in the history of astronomy. From the exhilarating probing of our own ...
May. 09, 2018
45x104 45 TV Special: Nova Wonders Can We Build a Brain?
Artificially intelligent machines are taking over. They’re influencing our everyday lives in profound and often invisible ways. They can read handwriting, interpret emotions, play ...
May. 16, 2018
45x105 45 TV Special: Nova Wonders Can We Make Life?
"It's alive!" Since Dr. Frankenstein spoke those famous words, we've been alternately enthralled and terrified by the idea of creating life in the lab. Now, a revolution in genetic ...
May. 23, 2018
45x106 45 TV Special: Nova Wonders What's The Universe Made Of?
The universe is hiding something. In fact, it is hiding a lot. Everything we experience on Earth, the stars and galaxies we see in the cosmos - all the “normal” matter and energy ...
May. 30, 2018
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