NOVA; Lost Tribe, The
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- Lost Tribe, 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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This program covers both sides of the stormy controversy over the Tasaday tribe. When these isolated cave dwellers were discovered in the Philippines in 1971, they were hailed as a Stone Age relic. Now, many anthropologists denounce them as fakes.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Lost Tribe, The,” 01/15/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4647F10EBA9E47CB809E347734F733E8.
- MLA: “NOVA; Lost Tribe, The.” 01/15/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4647F10EBA9E47CB809E347734F733E8>.
- APA: NOVA; Lost Tribe, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4647F10EBA9E47CB809E347734F733E8