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NOVA; Can The Vatican Save The Sistine Chapel

04/22/1988

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Series
NOVA
Program
Can The Vatican Save The Sistine Chapel
Program Number

1515

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

Examines the science of restoring old art, focusing on the controversy surrounding the restoration of Michelangelo's famous Sistine Chapel frescoes.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Can The Vatican Save The Sistine Chapel,” 04/22/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_61C75670A6BA4211B0D31C39CF16FDE5.
MLA: “NOVA; Can The Vatican Save The Sistine Chapel.” 04/22/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 19, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_61C75670A6BA4211B0D31C39CF16FDE5>.
APA: NOVA; Can The Vatican Save The Sistine Chapel. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_61C75670A6BA4211B0D31C39CF16FDE5
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