NOVA - Season 13

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NOVA - Season 13
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Title:NOVA - Season 13
Genre: Documentary
Air Date: 1986-01-21
Season Number: 13
Total Episodes: 21
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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

Halley's Comet: Once in a Lifetime

Episode 1 : Halley's Comet: Once in a Lifetime

NOVA and Frontline combine resources to explore...
January 21, 1986
Goddess of the Earth

Episode 2 : Goddess of the Earth

NOVA joins scientists in Argentina as they help...
January 28, 1986
Horsemen of China

Episode 3 : Horsemen of China

The adventures of the Voyager 2 spacecraft...
February 04, 1986
Life's First Feelings

Episode 4 : Life's First Feelings

Scientific breakthroughs now make it possible to...
February 11, 1986
The Case of the Frozen Addict

Episode 5 : The Case of the Frozen Addict

What are the prospects for halting or curing the...
February 18, 1986
Toxic Trials

Episode 6 : Toxic Trials

Could there be life beyond Earth? Only recently...
February 25, 1986
Skydive to the Rain Forest

Episode 7 : Skydive to the Rain Forest

Birds do it; bees do it, butterflies, bats and...
March 04, 1986
Return of the Osprey

Episode 8 : Return of the Osprey

NOVA dips into the sad plight of our coastal...
March 11, 1986
The Rise of a Wonder Drug

Episode 9 : The Rise of a Wonder Drug

Yankee ingenuity has designs on the America's...
March 18, 1986
When Wonder Drugs Don't Work

Episode 10 : When Wonder Drugs Don't Work

Leprosy, a misunderstood disease that has been...
March 25, 1986
Visions of Star Wars

Episode 11 : Visions of Star Wars

NOVA explores the ground-breaking experiments...
April 22, 1986
The Search for the Disappeared

Episode 12 : The Search for the Disappeared

NOVA scans the universe with the infrared eye of...
October 14, 1986
The Planet that Got Knocked on its Side

Episode 13 : The Planet that Got Knocked on its Side

NOVA examines a controversial theory that traces...
October 21, 1986
High-Tech Babies

Episode 14 : High-Tech Babies

Between 60 and 80 percent of all commercial...
November 04, 1986
Can AIDS Be Stopped?

Episode 15 : Can AIDS Be Stopped?

NOVA cameras travel to Borneo, one of the last...
November 11, 1986
Is Anybody Out There?

Episode 16 : Is Anybody Out There?

Fifty years after his death, the creator of...
November 18, 1986
Mystery of the Animal Pathfinders

Episode 17 : Mystery of the Animal Pathfinders

Birds do it; bees do it, butterflies, bats and...
November 25, 1986
Are You Swimming in a Sewer?

Episode 18 : Are You Swimming in a Sewer?

NOVA dips into the sad plight of our coastal...
December 02, 1986
Sail Wars!

Episode 19 : Sail Wars!

NOVA presents two hours of the best from its 14...
December 09, 1986
Leprosy Can Be Cured!

Episode 20 : Leprosy Can Be Cured!

Leprosy, a misunderstood disease that has been...
December 16, 1986
How Babies Get Made

Episode 21 : How Babies Get Made

NOVA explores the ground-breaking experiments...
January 13, 1987