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NOVA; Garden of Inheritance, The

08/27/1984


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Series
NOVA
Program
Garden of Inheritance, The
Program Number

1119

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

The life, times and work of Gregor Mendel, the 19th century Augustinian friar whose revolutionary scientific experiments in selective breeding have made him the "Father of Genetics."

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Garden of Inheritance, The,” 08/27/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 30, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1A0BAFC9B40A47219324495A262820D0.
MLA: “NOVA; Garden of Inheritance, The.” 08/27/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 30, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1A0BAFC9B40A47219324495A262820D0>.
APA: NOVA; Garden of Inheritance, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1A0BAFC9B40A47219324495A262820D0
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