NOVA - Season 6

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NOVA - Season 6
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Title:NOVA - Season 6
Genre: Documentary
Air Date: 1979-01-04
Season Number: 6
Total Episodes: 19
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

Black Tide

Episode 1 : Black Tide

On the morning of March 16, 1978, the US owned,...
January 04, 1979
Long Walk Of Fred Young

Episode 2 : Long Walk Of Fred Young

As a child, Fred Young hunted birds and wild...
January 11, 1979
A World Of Difference

Episode 3 : A World Of Difference

In 1945, B.F. Skinner shocked the world by...
January 18, 1979
Cashing In On The Ocean

Episode 4 : Cashing In On The Ocean

The bed of the northeast Pacific Ocean is covered...
February 01, 1979
Patterns From The Past

Episode 5 : Patterns From The Past

Below the snow-capped peaks of the Peruvian...
February 08, 1979
The Invisible Flame

Episode 6 : The Invisible Flame

Some day hydrogen may replace the gasoline that...
February 22, 1979
The End Of The Rainbow

Episode 7 : The End Of The Rainbow

Is nuclear fusion the solution to the energy...
March 01, 1979
The Beersheva Experiment

Episode 8 : The Beersheva Experiment

Health care is the third largest industry in the...
March 08, 1979

Episode 9 : Einstein

One hundred years after his birth, Albert...
March 15, 1979
The Keys Of Paradise

Episode 10 : The Keys Of Paradise

Some powerful and complex painkilling drugs have...
March 29, 1979
A Plague on our Children

Episode 11 : A Plague on our Children

Aborigines in Australia, woodchucks in...
October 02, 1979
Life on a Silken Thread

Episode 12 : Life on a Silken Thread

NOVA profiles Dr. Edward Teller, the "Father of...
October 09, 1979
Sweet Solutions

Episode 13 : Sweet Solutions

NOVA explores the science of natural engineering...
October 16, 1979
Race for the Gold

Episode 14 : Race for the Gold

More than 40 million Americans are afflicted by...
October 30, 1979
All Part of the Game

Episode 15 : All Part of the Game

Whaling is an integral part of Eskimo life, and a...
November 06, 1979
India: Machinery of Hope

Episode 16 : India: Machinery of Hope

Recent aircraft accidents have raised the...
November 20, 1979
The Bridge that Spanned the World

Episode 17 : The Bridge that Spanned the World

Every year, millions of tourists converge on the...
December 04, 1979
Termites to Telescopes

Episode 18 : Termites to Telescopes

NOVA explores the amazing Jari project of the...
December 11, 1979
Blindness: Five Points of Views

Episode 19 : Blindness: Five Points of Views

NOVA explores the shaping and molding of the male...
December 18, 1979