NOVA; When Wonder Drugs Don't Work
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- When Wonder Drugs Don't Work
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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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Examines the medical community's alarm as the spread of antibiotic resistant infection increases, and studies how one hospital fights its own dramatic epidemic.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; When Wonder Drugs Don't Work,” 03/03/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 30, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_654F0549197D4AB5B1B149C20DA79457.
- MLA: “NOVA; When Wonder Drugs Don't Work.” 03/03/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 30, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_654F0549197D4AB5B1B149C20DA79457>.
- APA: NOVA; When Wonder Drugs Don't Work. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_654F0549197D4AB5B1B149C20DA79457