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NOVA; Poisoned Winds of War

01/22/1991

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Series
NOVA
Program
Poisoned Winds of War
Program Number

1713

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

65 years after attempts to ban them, chemical weapons pose more of a threat than ever. "Nova" looks at the problem of controlling substances that are easily produced and cruelly effective.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Poisoned Winds of War,” 01/22/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3BEE9625CFB44F079415E423BEB3467A.
MLA: “NOVA; Poisoned Winds of War.” 01/22/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3BEE9625CFB44F079415E423BEB3467A>.
APA: NOVA; Poisoned Winds of War. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3BEE9625CFB44F079415E423BEB3467A
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