NOVA; Taller Than Everest
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- Taller Than Everest
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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
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Mount Everest the tallest mountain in the world? Think again - cartographers had to when satellite data revealed that a peak called K2 might be the real champ. Which is the world's tallest mountain?
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Taller Than Everest,” 09/18/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 22, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_076467846BCE42EC8BC9E3AC2D11640F.
- MLA: “NOVA; Taller Than Everest.” 09/18/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 22, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_076467846BCE42EC8BC9E3AC2D11640F>.
- APA: NOVA; Taller Than Everest. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_076467846BCE42EC8BC9E3AC2D11640F