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NOVA; All Part of the Game

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All Part of the Game
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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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Thousands of amateur athletes are hurt every year, and many professional athletes suffer injuries that may mean the end of a career. NOVA looks at a new medical specialty--sports medicine--promises to prevent and cure many sports related problems.



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Chicago: “NOVA; All Part of the Game,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3073DE6C11B94A60B94F94008C8CFF4A.
MLA: “NOVA; All Part of the Game.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3073DE6C11B94A60B94F94008C8CFF4A>.
APA: NOVA; All Part of the Game. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3073DE6C11B94A60B94F94008C8CFF4A
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