NOVA - Season 12

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NOVA - Season 12
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Title:NOVA - Season 12
Genre: Documentary
Air Date: 1985-01-15
Season Number: 12
Total Episodes: 20
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Overview
PBS' premier science series helps viewers of all ages explore the science behind the headlines. Along the way, NOVA demystifies science and technology, and highlights the people involved in scientific pursuits.
Seasons List

Episodes List

Edgerton and His Incredible Seeing Machines

Episode 1 : Edgerton and His Incredible Seeing Machines

Albert Einstein did not live to find the answer....
January 15, 1985
Global Village

Episode 2 : Global Village

How are the computer and the robot affecting the...
January 22, 1985
Conquest of the Parasites

Episode 3 : Conquest of the Parasites

NOVA cameras go behind-the-scenes to reveal the...
January 29, 1985
In the Land of the Polar Bears

Episode 4 : In the Land of the Polar Bears

NOVA charts the progress of an ambitious...
February 05, 1985
AIDS: Chapter One

Episode 5 : AIDS: Chapter One

NOVA follows a chase team—a group of...
February 12, 1985
The Shape of Things

Episode 6 : The Shape of Things

NOVA examines current research and its ethical...
February 19, 1985
Baby Talk

Episode 7 : Baby Talk

NOVA examines the intricate world of nature's...
February 26, 1985
The Mathematical Mystery Tour

Episode 8 : The Mathematical Mystery Tour

NOVA joins the 50th anniversary celebration of...
March 05, 1985
Child's Play: Prodigies and Possibilities

Episode 9 : Child's Play: Prodigies and Possibilities

What do Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the painter...
March 12, 1985
Monarch of the Mountains

Episode 10 : Monarch of the Mountains

NOVA explores the breeding, migration and...
March 19, 1985
The National Science Test II

Episode 11 : The National Science Test II

NOVA observes worldwide preparations as amateur...
October 08, 1985
Seeds of Tomorrow

Episode 12 : Seeds of Tomorrow

Gaia, the Greek word for Earth goddess, also is...
October 15, 1985
What Einstein Never Knew

Episode 13 : What Einstein Never Knew

For centuries, the Chinese Kazakh horseman...
October 22, 1985
The Robot Revolution?

Episode 14 : The Robot Revolution?

NOVA explores the incredibly complex emotional...
October 29, 1985
The Magic of Special Effects

Episode 15 : The Magic of Special Effects

In July 1982, a 42-year-old addict in a San Jose,...
November 05, 1985
Child Survival: The Silent Emergency

Episode 16 : Child Survival: The Silent Emergency

When a high number of cancer cases struck the...
November 12, 1985
Tornado!

Episode 17 : Tornado!

NOVA journeys to a remote region of southern...
November 19, 1985
The Genetic Gamble

Episode 18 : The Genetic Gamble

NOVA follows a conservation success story as...
November 26, 1985
Animal Architects

Episode 19 : Animal Architects

When Alexander Fleming discovered the penicillin...
December 03, 1985
The Plane that Changed the World

Episode 20 : The Plane that Changed the World

NOVA examines the medical community's alarm as...
December 17, 1985