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NOVA; Lost Treasures Of Tibet


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Lost Treasures Of Tibet
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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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In April 2001, the fourth and final year of work resumed on a race against time: the complicated and daunting mission of restoring an ancient Tibetan Buddhist monastery of magnificent proportions, housing extraordinary art -- damaged by weather and warped from age and infirmity -- unequaled in Asian monasteries. Can science save the last surviving masterpieces in Tibetan Buddhist art?



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Chicago: “NOVA; Lost Treasures Of Tibet,” 12/18/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0C12121F6C5F45DDB28DAA9B409199D2.
MLA: “NOVA; Lost Treasures Of Tibet.” 12/18/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0C12121F6C5F45DDB28DAA9B409199D2>.
APA: NOVA; Lost Treasures Of Tibet. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0C12121F6C5F45DDB28DAA9B409199D2
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