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NOVA; It’s About Time


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It’s About Time
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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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Time waits for no person. But Jonathan Goell can show you how to control it, at least as far as photography is concerned. He demonstrates short, long, and time exposures, and the effect they have on subjects in motion.



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Chicago: “NOVA; It’s About Time,” 01/10/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2CE329718F9145F4B63EBACBE8B4250D.
MLA: “NOVA; It’s About Time.” 01/10/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2CE329718F9145F4B63EBACBE8B4250D>.
APA: NOVA; It’s About Time. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2CE329718F9145F4B63EBACBE8B4250D
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