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NOVA; Chip Vs. The Chess Master, The

12/12/1990


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Series
NOVA
Program
Chip Vs. The Chess Master, The
Program Number

1803

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

Will machines be able to beat us at our own game? The computer chess champ matches wits with the human world titleholder.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Chip Vs. The Chess Master, The,” 12/12/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 23, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_38D43D2E0DB24B00926B887F806F6263.
MLA: “NOVA; Chip Vs. The Chess Master, The.” 12/12/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 23, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_38D43D2E0DB24B00926B887F806F6263>.
APA: NOVA; Chip Vs. The Chess Master, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_38D43D2E0DB24B00926B887F806F6263
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