NOVA; Sail Wars
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- Sail Wars
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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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Yankee ingenuity has designs on the America's Cup. NOVA goes behind-the-scenes to look at the engineering effort to design a technically advanced sailboat.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Sail Wars,” 02/19/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 27, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_60CD053EB94748669621FD4FB57EE6D9.
- MLA: “NOVA; Sail Wars.” 02/19/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 27, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_60CD053EB94748669621FD4FB57EE6D9>.
- APA: NOVA; Sail Wars. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_60CD053EB94748669621FD4FB57EE6D9