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NOVA


Seen in more than 100 countries, NOVA is the most watched science based 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 many major television awards, most of them many times over.
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Next: 42x01 -- Vaccines — Calling the Shots (Sep/10/2014)


Diseases that were largely eradicated in the United States a generation ago—whooping cough, measles, mumps—are returning, in part because nervous parents are skipping their children’s shots. The new NOVA special Vaccines – Calling the Shots takes viewers around the world to track epidemics, explore the science behind vaccinations, and shed light on the risks of opting out. Featuring scientists, pediatricians, psychologists, anthropologists, and parents wrestling with vaccine-related questions.


Prev: 41x22 -- D-Day's Sunken Secrets (May/28/2014)


NOVA has exclusive access to a unique collaboration among military historians, archaeologists and specialist divers to carry out the most extensive survey of the seabed bordering the Normandy beachheads of June 6, 1944. Dive teams, submersibles and underwater robots will identify key examples of the Allied craft that fell victim to German shellfire, mines and torpedoes. The team will use the latest 3D mapping tools to plot the relics on the sea floor. Highlighting the ingenious technology that helped the Allies overcome the German defenses, "D-Day's Sunken Secrets" unfolds a vivid account of the tumultuous events of D-Day.

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Recurring Guests

Jay O. Sanders as Narrator (28 eps)
Lance Lewman as Narrator (17 eps)
Neil Ross as Narrator (13 eps)
Craig Sechler as Narrator (10 eps)
David Pogue (9 eps)
Brian Greene (2) (7 eps)
Liev Schreiber as Narrator (6 eps)
Kathryn Walker as Narrator (4 eps)
John Lithgow as Narrator (3 eps)
Jamie Effros as Narrator (3 eps)

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Warning: NOVA guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Documentary
Genre: Discovery/Science | Educational
Status: Returning Series
Network: PBS ( USA)
Airs: Wednesdays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: March 03, 1974
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