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NOVA; Bomb's Lethal Legacy, The

12/27/1989

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Series
NOVA
Program
Bomb's Lethal Legacy, The
Program Number

1704

Series Description

Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

Program Description

Examines an alarming nuclear waste problem at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in eastern Washington state, where 45 years of mismanagement in the nuclear weapons industry will cost billions to correct.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Bomb's Lethal Legacy, The,” 12/27/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_038AB8FF10914762ACCE18BB2918FEC2.
MLA: “NOVA; Bomb's Lethal Legacy, The.” 12/27/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_038AB8FF10914762ACCE18BB2918FEC2>.
APA: NOVA; Bomb's Lethal Legacy, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_038AB8FF10914762ACCE18BB2918FEC2
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