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NOVA; Desert Doesn't Bloom Here Anymore, The

02/02/1987

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Series
NOVA
Program
Desert Doesn't Bloom Here Anymore, The
Program Number

1409

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

In rich and poor countries alike, once-productive farms are turning to desert because of mismanagement of water resources. In this encore presentation, NOVA examines the causes and cures of "desertification."

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Desert Doesn't Bloom Here Anymore, The,” 02/02/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_59AAE163530740F1AF2CAE03D399312D.
MLA: “NOVA; Desert Doesn't Bloom Here Anymore, The.” 02/02/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_59AAE163530740F1AF2CAE03D399312D>.
APA: NOVA; Desert Doesn't Bloom Here Anymore, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_59AAE163530740F1AF2CAE03D399312D
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