Science documentaries about various topics.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 20 wins & 63 nominations. See more awards »

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Jay O. Sanders ...  Self - Narrator / ... 71 episodes, 2006-2020
Craig Sechler ...  Self - Narrator / ... 39 episodes, 2010-2020
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A weekly documentary series, each episode providing an in-depth look at a different subject of scientific research. Subjects examined by this show have included the cutting edge of theoretical physics, a return to the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, the long-term effects of Amazon deforestation, and the development of life-saving medical techniques. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The footage of sun intro from 1975 to 1980 was used as a 1980s WGBH sign-off segment. See more »

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Referenced in Bones: The Patriot in Purgatory (2012) See more »

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About a half a century of pure splendor and joy!!
22 June 2019 | by joeassmusSee all my reviews

I've been hooked the great PBS series since the 1970s


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USA

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English

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3 March 1974 (USA) See more »

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Nova See more »

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Aceh, Indonesia See more »

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WGBH See more »
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