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Mystery of the Master Builders, The
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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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LESSONS FOR TODAY'S ARCHITECTS FROM THE BUILDINGS OF THE OLD MASTERS. Princeton professor and author Robert Mark tracks down the engineering secrets of some of the beautiful buildings in the world including Notre Dame in Paris, St. Paul in London and the Roman Pantheon.



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Chicago: “NOVA; Mystery of the Master Builders, The,” 03/02/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B9D2EEDF6F24C82B285011157866D65.
MLA: “NOVA; Mystery of the Master Builders, The.” 03/02/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. July 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B9D2EEDF6F24C82B285011157866D65>.
APA: NOVA; Mystery of the Master Builders, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2B9D2EEDF6F24C82B285011157866D65
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